Stephen Hawking – one of the greatest Physicists ever, is reported to have said that we live on a minor planet of a very average star located within the outer limits of one of a hundred thousand million Galaxies. Continue Reading
A real instance from the life of Lord Buddha can be cited as the perfect epitome for getting the knowledge of topic in more deeper aspects. Once Buddha was walking from one town to another with a few of his followers. While they were travelling they happened to pass a lake. They stopped there. Buddha told one of his disciples “I am thirsty. Get me some water from the lake there”. The disciple walked up to the lake. When he reached it, he noticed that some people were washing clothes in the water. And right at that moment, a bullock cart started crossing through the lake. As a result, the water became very muddy, very turbid. The disciple thought, “How can I give this muddy water to Buddha” So he came back and told Buddha, “ The water in the lake is very muddy . I do not think it is fit to drink .” They waited for half an hour there. Again Buddha asked the same disciple to go back to the lake and get him some water to drink . The disciple obediently went back to the lake .This time he found that the lake had absolutely clear water in it . The mud had settled down and the water above looked fit to drink . So, he collected some water in a pot and brought it to Buddha. Continue Reading
Not only do the spoken words or actions affect the life and future deeds, but the thoughts or words thought can have significant effect on the life. All that we are the result of what we have thought. Thoughts infect leave a powerful impression on the mind. According to Jesus Christ, at many stages of the life, our consciousness gets affected as much by thinking merely. So all this depicts the power of thinking and the thoughts.
In this busy era of cut throat competition, it has been observed that people don’t have the time to sit calmly and to meditate. Sitting silently and getting inside peacefully reveals the presence of contentment and a state of spiritual innings. The contentment further prevails, leading to increase in overall well being and spiritual ohra and sound growth. The French mathematician Blaise wrote, “all man’s miseries derive from not being able to sit quietly in a room alone. We have become experts at filling our lives with noise and activities. We wake up to the sound of the radio blaring and dress while the television news is on. We drive to work listening to the latest traffic report and spend the next eight hours in a bustling office. When we come back home, we delve into the evening activities against the background sound of the television, ringing phones and humming computers. Continue Reading