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The best strategy of defence is to prevent the birth of an enemy. Prevention is always better than cure.
In the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, it says:
“Avert the danger that has not yet come.”
“Heyam dukham anagatam.” Yog -Sutra 2.16
Wars always begin in the minds of men. If the mind is weak and stressed, even friends or neutral persons will be viewed as enemies. When the mind of a leader is saturated with fear and doubt about his nations’ safety, he will…Continue
Opposition or Reconciliation
The tendency to criticize, judge, oppose and condemn someone else’s thinking and action is becoming like a virulent poison infecting the political arena of certain countries, especially the United States. It is as if some members of society are only capable of seeing their own point of view and they assume it’s the only correct way of analysing a situation. Whereas, in reality, one can always only perceive outside what exists within one’s…Continue
We cannot abandon our brothers and sisters in Afghanistan who are crying out for help in their time of distress. Those who have helped the USA and England for the past twenty years are now facing a dire threat to their lives. It behooves us to respond to their call. A great wave of fear is engulfing Afghanistan and the only way to eliminate the fear is with an outpouring of love. The antidote to fear is LOVE. This is a test of our humanity. No nation exists in isolation. Each nation is part…Continue
Universal Individuals Arise!
by Barbara Ann Briggs
The world is in need of “universal individuals” who can think globally. A universal individual pledges their allegiance to the whole world family. Already there are multitudes who work to advance their own selfish interests. They don’t consider the negative consequences of their actions on others. The world needs individuals who are committed to…Continue