Posted: 15.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Words have their own culture, their own tradition and history of their own. Meanings of the words have constantly gained excellence and have also degenerated from time to time. There are some words which were symbols of glory at some time have now lost their dignity. While some words even after receiving beatings in some ages are still alive. Their identity is linked with the human culture. They have become the...
Posted: 14.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Truth may be based on direct experience or realization or it can be propounded in the scriptures. The Truth based on the former is eternal. It existed in the past, exists in the present and will exist in the future and is unrestricted by the limits of time and place. The Truth presented in the scriptures is the product of the intellect. That is why it belongs to a particular time. The intellect functions in the...
Posted: 13.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Society has two forms: uncontrolled and controlled. In an uncontrolled society, there are no limits to desires. Such a society aims at fulfilling those desires at any cost. No limit, restriction, taboo or consideration of propriety is acceptable with regard to those desires. A few decades ago, the Hippies and the Beatles formed their own groups in the West. It may even be said that breaking away from the...
Posted: 12.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
The most difficult problem the world is facing today is of environment. At one time, the problem of nuclear weapons was frightening. More and more powerful and destructive weapons were being manufactured. The great world powers were in terror. There was an atmosphere of mutual suspicions. It was America that first manufactured the atomic weapons in 1945. The capacity to manufacture three atom bombs was acquired...
Posted: 11.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Times may change, but never Truth. It is an eternal Truth that wealth is the root cause of grievous wrongs. This popular expression, which was prominently in vogue in the past, is being proved right today and it is difficult to say it would not have any repercussions in the future. Wealth is a very great contradiction in human life. On the one hand, wealth has been considered the root cause of all the wrongs in...
Posted: 10.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Human race can be divided into two classes. One class are the people who live according to some determined style of life. In the other class are the people who have no ideal or goal before them. The way they live, becomes their life-style. Mahavira indicated three types of life-styles: Anichchha ,anarambhaand aprarigraha Alpechcha , alpharambha , allpapararigraha Mahechchha , maharambha , mahaparigraha In the...
Posted: 10.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Religion has its own use for society. But society cannot go on merely on the basis of religion. From this point of view, in the matter of social life, new ideas are continuously born in the field of economics as the field of religion. Some people in the economic field have pre­sented their contingent ideas which have created a new stir. Among these people, the names of Gandhi, Marx, and Keynes etc. deserve...
Posted: 09.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Modern economics wants all people to be well-to-do and prosperous. For the past few years, election manifestoes promise the removal of poverty and unemployment. In spite of promises of plenty and prosperity, poverty is growing and the number of the unemployed is swelling and the problem of earning livelihood is becoming more complicated. Is there any solution to this problem? I do not believe that when there is...
Posted: 07.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
Human beings can be divided into three categories: Those who think about the future, those who think about the present and those who think about the past. Looking at the past and thinking about it is nothing very great. Review of the past may be useful in giving a certain turn to one's activities or style of working. But being obsessed with the past dos not seems to bring any benefit. Anyone can see something...
Posted: 06.11.2019
By Acharya Tulsi
India's culture is multi-coloured. People believing in several religions live here. Every religion has its own beliefs. There are firmly-rooted traditions of undertaking pilgrimages and having holy baths. Millions of people bathe in rivers on special occasions. Some people consider bathing in the Ganga particularly important. The Yamuna is the important river to some people. There are also people in India who...

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