“Daily Contemplation Series #12” Practioners of Hinduism offer flowers and Panch Amrit (Honey, Sugar, Milk, Curd, Ghee or Clarified Butter) to the idol of the deity*. The Esoteric meaning of flowers: Our mind must be fresh,pure, and devoid of worldly thoughts in order to recieve God’s Grace. It is only a meditative/spiritual lifestyle that can
“Daily Contemplation Series #11” Bhagwat Gita 3.35: It is far better to perform one’s natural prescribed duty, though tinged with faults than to perform another’s prescribed duty, though perfectly. In fact, it is preferable to die in the discharge of one’s duty than to follow the path of another, which is fraught with danger. Doing
“Daily Contemplation Series #10” Many of us offer flowers to deities without comprehending the esoteric meaning behind it. The flowers woven as a garland represent our pious and sacred thoughts. If we don’t receive such pious thoughts in our mind, then it becomes a futile ritual that serves no purpose. Ancient rituals are a form
“Daily Contemplation Series #9” God‘s grace is like the radio signals transmitted 24×7 and 365 days a year. We merely need tuning of our receiver to the frequency of God channel.
“Daily Contemplation Series #8” God‘s grace is like the cloud burst that never stops. Our umbrella of false ego is usually open, and that prevents the rain of Grace from reaching us. Let‘s keep our false ego aside and start receiving it in abundance.
“Short series – Real cause of suffering” Be detached to both pain and pleasure and experience bliss “The good renounce everything. The pure don’t babble about sensual desires. Whether touched by pleasure or pain, the wise show no change of temper.” – Gautama Buddha There is always a third option, often neglected with the
“Going beyond the vows & woes” Love is from the infinite and will remain until eternity ~ Rumi. Few of relevant Rumi Quotes: Love is from the infinite and will remain until eternity Oh my friend, all that you see of me is just a shell and the rest belongs to God. Close your eyes,
“Short series – Destination matters more than the journey” If the destination is right, we can forget the comforts “Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou Gauge of the track, speed of the train, class (business, economic) doesn’t matter, if
“Short series – Be a hermit not a hermit crab” Don’t E.dge G.od O.ut, instead kick out the FALSE EGO A man said to the Buddha, “I want Happiness.” Buddha said, first remove “I”, that’s ego, then remove “want”, that’s desire. See now you are left with only Happiness – Buddha Hermit crabs attach poisonous
“Short series – Having Unique Talents Pays” It’s only the people having unique talents & skills who are recognized Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God. – Leo Buscaglia Being unique attracts attention and it also pays well. Having unique skills also helps