We can’t delete our memories, but we can choose what we remember
Jun11

We can’t delete our memories, but we can choose what we remember

Some of our memories may have scarred us – memories of abuses we have suffered or allurements we have succumbed to may agitate…

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Being grateful in general is like being married in general
Jan20

Being grateful in general is like being married in general

With the increasing secularization or more specifically desacralization of mainstream culture, many of the uplifting values that comprised the core character of respectable people in the past have been divorced from the fabric of the spiritual worldview on which they had been based. Thus, for example,

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Be not fretful or fearful – be faithful
Jan07

Be not fretful or fearful – be faithful

The present is all that we have – and all that we will ever have. But our mind often distracts us towards the past and the future through fretfulness and fearfulness. Fretful: The mind misdirected towards the past makes us fretful. We agonize over the many things that have gone wrong in our life

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The essence of bhakti is not moving backward or forward, but moving upward
Dec30

The essence of bhakti is not moving backward or forward, but moving upward

Some spiritually-minded people, being engaged in mainstream society with its notions of progress centered on science and technology, pursue bhakti for getting peace, meaning and fulfillment – things elusive in today’s world. They see bhakti as a complement to their present way of living.

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Service attitude is the torch that lights the next step amidst the darkness of perplexity
Dec09

Service attitude is the torch that lights the next step amidst the darkness of perplexity

Suppose we are walking through an unfamiliar area and suddenly the power goes off. We may rant initially, but soon we will…

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Greater than the world’s power to hurt is God’s power to heal
Nov29

Greater than the world’s power to hurt is God’s power to heal

The world sometimes afflicts us with reversals such as financial losses, relationship ruptures or devastating diagnoses.…

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