How to know existence?

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It’s not that planets revolve around the sun because of gravitation. Rather, gravitation exists because planets revolves around the sun. Revolution of planets existed even before anyone thought of gravitation. It also means that we accept gravitation just because it can explain certain phenomena. It might be rejected in the…

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Pleasure and Joy

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One of the highest forms of wisdom is the discriminating power between pleasure and joy. While it is certainly great if you sacrifice your pleasures for a higher cause, the joy cannot be sacrificed for anything since nothing can be higher than the joy of an individual. Within the joy…

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Why haven’t we dropped ego?

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The reason we are not able to let go of our ego is that it provides us stimulation and happiness. If ego were only about suffering, we’d have dropped it long time ego. However, we cling to it. Because of the highs it provide. And these highs are our only…

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Ego and the path of joy

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The ego cannot understand the path of joy. Therefore, the more you are ego identified, the more difficult it is for you to follow the path of joy. Therefore also, if you are on the path of joy, the more you identify with your ego, the more confused you become…

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A couple of shayaris!

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आसमान मे उड़ते जिनके शरीर थे, ज़मीन पर रेंगती आत्मा देखी उनकी, ज़मीन पर जिनको जगह ना थी रहने की, आसमान के पार उनके ख्याल थे English Translation: People who flew in air, I saw their souls crawling in the dust, Those who did not get a place on earth,…

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Important and unimportant

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When the important becomes unimportant, everything unimportant occupies the importance. In other words, when the pursuit of the divine becomes unimportant, everything else becomes important. What do we consider important? In any moment, anything that occupies our mind is considered important and that does not occupy our mind is considered…

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Life’s preferences

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If we pay attention to our preferences, we’ll realize that they are not our preferences; we haven’t consciously chosen them. They are just there as if they are life’s preferences. It’s as if life wants to experience itself in a particular way through us. And when we allow it to…

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