The turning storm

Every storm that has come into your life has widened your horizon, has made you deeper and more powerful.  Every storm has destroyed some smallness in you.  My individual self, simply dissolves into my big, true nature! ~ Ashtavakra Gita Pic courtesy: Prabu Vijayan

Life is really too short to be insignificant

I have forgiven mistakes that were indeed almost unforgivable. I’ve tried to replace people who were irreplaceable and tried to forget those who were unforgettable. I’ve acted on impulse, have been disappointed by people when I thought that this could never be possible. But I have also disappointed those who I love. Life is too…

Compassion is forgiving someone without them knowing it Buddha was in an assembly and then a gentleman came and he was very furious. He thought Buddha was doing something wrong. He was pulling people away and people were all meditating now and they were very calm and quiet. He was a restless businessman and he…

The most important truth of life

What is the most important truth of life –There is some element within us that does not perish, does not diminish, is inerasable, unchanging and undying. If even the slightest attention is directed to it, life becomes easy and uncomplicated..

Be as a Bee!

“Events come and go, they perish like flowers.  But every event and every person contains some honey.  Like a bee, just take the honey out of every event and every moment and move on.  Be like a busy bee and be in the being.” and “Life teaches you the art of letting go in every…

Every moment is making you grow

‎”Upanishad says when we start on the path, let there be no rejection. Acceptance is the path. Let there be no rejection at all, of any sort, because everything, every moment in life, pleasant and unpleasant, good and bad is making you grow. Let all this righteousness, this knowledge and this wisdom that is contained…