Should education be realistic or idealistic?
Apr20

Should education be realistic or idealistic?

Suppose schools started teaching kids, “The world is such a terrible place that you can’t even survive unless you learn …

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Justice or just is?
Oct04

Justice or just is?

Suppose a ship with three hundred people is hit by an iceberg and starts sinking. Suppose further that it only has life-saving…

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Perfectionism is a serial killer in high heels
Jul11

Perfectionism is a serial killer in high heels

When we try to improve ourselves, we often desire to become perfect in that area. Such perfectionism or obsession with perfection…

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Learn to like the things we need to do to do the things we like to do
Dec23

Learn to like the things we need to do to do the things we like to do

We all have preferences (things we like to do) and obligations (things we need to do). Among our biggest obligations is our…

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Don’t try to be too good for your own good
Apr11

Don’t try to be too good for your own good

We may sometimes become impractically idealistic, “I will never do anything wrong in my life.” Such an aspiration is good,…

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Gita 18.48 explained

Link to purport by A C Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada Transcript of Bhakti-Shastri class on this verse by Chaitanya…

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