विहाय कमान यः सर्वान पुमांश्वरती निह्स्प्रीहः निर्ममो निरहंकारः स शान्तिमधीगचछती ! The Man who, giving up all objects of desires, moves about seeking nothing, and rid of all sense of “mine” and “I” wins peace. Bhagavad Gita : Chapter 2.
Chapter one (Arjuna’s despondency) The epic battle is all set to begin. The starting verses introduces the famous warriors of both the sides.The big names on the Pandavas side were : Bhima, Arjuna,Yuyudhana,Virata, Drupada , Dhrstaketu, Cekitana, King Purujit , Kuntibhoja,Saibya and Yudhamanyu.On the other side the Kaurava had valiant men like :Dronacharya,Bhisma,Karna,Krpa,Asvatthama,Vikarna and Jayadratha.Continue reading “BG-1”
Have started reading about Gautam Buddha and really liked few of his thoughts . Gautama Buddha speaks: The greatest achievement is selflessness. The greatest worth is self-mastery. The greatest quality is seeking to serve others. The greatest precept is continual awareness. The greatest medicine is the emptiness of everything. The greatest action is not conformingContinue reading “Teachings – Buddha”
Homo sapiens are provided with the capability of choosing between either good or evil. The development of good or evil in a human being depends on various factors, such as bio-genetic and social influences. The most influential of them include parental care, community they belong to, character formation etc. Right from the beginning leaders haveContinue reading “Black an White”
We are in many ways similar to animals considering the fact that we sleep, eat food, fear and procreate. But what sets us apart is our ability to think. Einstein said that he was startled by two things the most: 1.Starry heaven 2. Human mind. What is important in our thinking is to incorporate moralContinue reading “Cultivating Human Values”
A myriad bubbles were floating on the surface of a stream. ‘What are you?’ I cried to them as they drifted by. ‘I am a bubble, of course’ nearly a myriad bubbles answered, and there was surprise and indignation in their voices as they passed. But, here and there, a lonely bubble answered, ‘We areContinue reading “Teachings Buddha”