Just because pain is circumstantially beneficial doesn’t mean it is intrinsically desirable
Jan26

Just because pain is circumstantially beneficial doesn’t mean it is intrinsically desirable

Some people try to make sense of life’s difficulties by saying, “Pain helps us appreciate pleasure better. Bad times make…

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Spirituality reveals that our destiny is bigger than the biggest adversity
Jan23

Spirituality reveals that our destiny is bigger than the biggest adversity

We all wish to have a better future. Using whatever talents we have, we often dream of achieving something wonderful, thereby…

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Krishna doesn’t promise a stormless sea – he provides an unsinkable ship
Jan21

Krishna doesn’t promise a stormless sea – he provides an unsinkable ship

When we practice bhakti, we often expect to become free from problems. And if that expectation is not met, we become disheartened.…

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Even when bhakti doesn’t make life easier, it makes us tougher
Jan13

Even when bhakti doesn’t make life easier, it makes us tougher

Suppose we have a job to lift huge weights. That job can become easier if someone lightens that load or if our muscles become…

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If we prayed as much as we worried, we would worry a lot less
Jan05

If we prayed as much as we worried, we would worry a lot less

We all worry, sometime or the other. Worrying may seem natural and unavoidable because so many things that are important…

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