Lying is the way of the modern world.. Lying is the nature of an impure and untrained mind. We always like to project ourselves, our best self. Naturally when we project, it has to be a lie. The more we project to the world, the farther we get from our true Nature. We believe in the false conceptions of the world and we like the world also to have false conception about ourselves. Nothing false can stay. All that is a lie is fleeting and short-lived.
Pride brings the fall of man. This is what the scriptures say and one can practically learn from the history of man as to how pride creates chaos and downfall. Yet we remain unconscious when pride is born within our hearts. So the best way to keep pride away is to imbibe the quality of humility. Humility on the other hand keeps us on our toes and makes us attentive to all our unconscious responses and keeps us grounded all the time.
We cannot enter into the Lord's domain without a proper understanding of Maya Devi. Unless the philosophy of Maya Devi is assimilated, spiritual life cannot be stable and one shall be continuously lured by material energy or by the power of Maya. The sages and saints have highlighted the value of Maya Devi through their very lives. Goswami Tulsidas is a striking example in this regard
Certain small areas are not looked into as we try to fine tune our spiritual practice. We often meet roadblocks and although we try to progress in our spiritual journey it is surprising to see that we have not moved an inch. Looking at praises and insults from a spiritual angle becomes very essential to take that giant leap towards perfection.
The word sin, is most often abused as a word of convenience. If I do not like someone doing a certain thing, I would end up saying that, a particular person is sinning. He is going against the commandment of God. Its high time that we as a civilization mature and understand the real significance of the word "Sin"
The fact of life is that it is intriguing. We simply live our lives without understanding what life is and where it is heading to. Unless we pose some serious questions to ourselves and take a position about life, life shall continue in endless, fruitless cycle. The fearful aspect of life is inarguably death. What causes fear when we die. How do we get rid of this fear, as we prepare to die. We need answers to this questions, failing which the concept of life shall remain mystified.
The Human Body is the greatest possibility. In fact it is for that opportunity alone that a living entity receives the human body. Unfortunately almost all humans waste this golden opportunity. It will be interesting to understand what this rare opportunity is and understand the basis of that rare chance.
People wonder as to why Spirituality is important. They feel that passing life with pettiness is sufficient. Why do we need spirituality, is their question. This article explores these reasons. It also covers systematically as to what we lack and the preliminary means to circumvent our petty mindset.
The world is spinning. We spin along with it. There is so much to be attained, to be accomplished. Where do we go next from here. Setting new goals and accomplishing so much. What Am I looking for?