My Spiritual Journey

Keeping Others Happy At Every Cost

To give happiness is considered a virtue. Please try and make others happy, say the thinkers. I don’t know what precisely they mean by that. So unless I meet one of them and find out the true meaning of the statement, let me put my ideas here and think. If accidentally, I step on someone’s foot on a busy street,…

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Learn How To Love Yourself

I’m sure you read a lot of times this sentence: you need first to love yourself. But what does that mean? reading a book on self-love? Taking a weekend getaway with just you? Become sexually liberated? Loving yourself means to learn to treat you like a loving parent would do with his child. When you are an adult, and I…

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Simple Happiness

  If you aren’t happy, why aren’t you? Chances are it is because you want something which you do not have, objects or conditions. This is probably not a good enough reason and a review of your situation and perceptions may be in order.   “Happiness consists more in small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in great…

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What is Happiness? Can it Be Defined?

  Happiness is one of the most commonly used words. If I win a lottery, I become happy. As I spend all the money, I become unhappy again. When you call me a good person, I feel happy, and when you curse me, I feel very miserable.  Outside forces and events sometimes can control our emotions. Let us find out…

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Passion: Fire In Your Soul

  Many people try to hold a raging fire within themselves, but it restlessly and relentlessly gnaws at their core. Some have tried to cover it up with alcohol, numb it with drugs, hide it with shopping, kids, work, or religion, or fuel it with sex. The Baby Boomers looked for eternal youth and to change the world. They thought…

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Tomorrow’s Happiness Begins Today

If you want to be happy tomorrow you need to begin working at it today. Some people spend their lives waiting for happiness to arrive on their own and it never comes. Others work hard at creating wealth but still aren’t happy, discovering that money only brings a whole different set of problems. Happiness is a state of mind and…

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Does Our Personality Have Free Will?

  Does our personality have free will?   Our ‘sense of self’… gives us a sense of personal decision-making and action-taking ability… The ‘sense of self’ seems to be in charge of these actions and decision-making… but is this really the case? This can be realized within deep meditation when the arising of thoughts are clearly perceived… In such meditation,…

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