Understanding the life-process in the light of Vedanta can open new avenues towards understanding the phenomenon of life with immaculate precision. Whatever we see in front of us had existed in subtle form in the mind, a creation of our own samskaras that came into reality because of our conscious or unconscious outward projection. This cannot be confused with Creative Visualization.
Life & Mental Health
Higher ideals in an individual are an indication of the purity of his soul. The purity of intention and purpose decides one’s inspiration to get involved with the world and set a precedent in the world. However it is important to understand that the raised bars of ideals that happens automatically within an individual is a guide to allude to a higher pass. If man misses this point, Maya Devi shall than have her ways to teach lessons to this man of ideals.
Having the right mentality is preliminary condition towards healthy and peaceful living. Great Mental health and spirituality are closely connected and can be considered as two sides of the same coin. If Truth is part of one’s character, naturally such a person shall have great mental health. The goal should be to become more spiritual. As one does this, mentally one shall become more calm, peaceful and collected.
The current Iron Age is seeing a whole misrepresentation of the once pure and genuine relationship that existed between the Guru and the disciple. Today the scenario has changed dramatically. All types of falsehood is now masquerading as pure and holy. It is time that we uncover the clout and look deeply at the malicious intentions behind this nexus.
Psychology is considered to be a very important subject especially in the domain of Mental Health. Psychology has its own limitations. The basis of Psychology is the assumption that Man is a machine. This is true only till the stage that man acts under the influence of his “bound” nature. However when man takes up to the spirit, the science of psychology cannot determine the functioning of the man who is now under the diktat of the freeing spirit.
Man’s position in society is that of a “social animal”. He requires the presence of others to prove a point and establish his supremacy over others. A society is nothing but a jungle under cover. Unless the spirit is pursued, one shall continue to wallow in society like an animal. The status of animal shall be stuck to his character forever.