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Mind over Matter – Part 2


In our last essay on Mind over Matter we dealt with the subtle aspects of mind, matter and the Self. Matter is what we perceive through the mind. When the mind is held in check and used as a tool … Continue reading

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Mind over matter


Why is it that people, who can handle complex issues at work, become extremely agitated on simple matters in personal life? Why is that we refuse to see the limitations or blemishes in one situation, when we can accept the … Continue reading

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Valor and Compassion


If our mind (and its relentless reasoning between right and wrong) is the seat of our valor, the heart (and its relentless compassion to be kind and considerate) is the seat of compassion. Perhaps this is implied symbolically when Hindus worship Lord Vishnu (the seat of valor) with Goddess Lakshmi (the source of compassion) seated in His heart! Continue reading

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