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Choosing Pity or Mercy?

By Aruna / September 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

Choosing Pity or Mercy?   “All people commit sins and make mistakes. God forgives them, and people are acting in a godlike (divine) way when they forgive.” Alexander Pope (poet, writer, translator)   What is the difference between pity and mercy? I get asked this question quite often.  People ask: Are they not the same […]

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You Only Need to Find Yourself

By Aruna / September 23, 2020 / 0 Comments

You only need to find yourself, everything else can be googled.

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I Am the Mirror – A Poem

By Aruna / September 15, 2020 / 9 Comments

I Am the Mirror   As a mirror my purpose is to reflect what is… I cannot distort the truth… I only reflect what is… on the outside… Unlike the camera which can sometimes capture The spirit of the one on the inside…. That one who is always looking out… I, in truth can only […]

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Seeing Virtues and Specialities in Others

By Aruna / September 9, 2020 / 1 Comment

Seeing the specialities of someone takes effort and practice, but brings us great rewards in life.  The more we cultivate an attitude and vision of seeing virtues and specialities, then the more we will naturally see those specialities and virtues and they will grow in our own life.

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Solitude

By Aruna / September 2, 2020 / 0 Comments

Our life is meant to be lived in balance like yin and yang, and one such balance is between sound and silence.  We need not become a hermit and go and sit on a mountain top. 

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Sushant Singh Rajput – Receiving Adoration and Devotion

By Aruna / August 25, 2020 / 3 Comments

…no matter what the world speaks about you, it is your life and the testimony of your character, and that speaks volumes.  No matter what the media writes about you and how they twist and turn messages for the sake of dollars (or rupees), your life is the greatest testimony and no can refute that.

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Lessons in Life – The Choluteca Bridge

By Aruna / August 17, 2020 / 1 Comment

Flexibility and adaptability are the keys to survival in any age, and that includes our modern age.  The only constant is change and if we cannot change, then we, like the Choluteca Bridge will become something of a relic from the past.

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Sending Love and Light to Lebanon

By Aruna / August 11, 2020 / 1 Comment

When we live in a world where there are already so many natural calamities, let us try to avoid accidents where we can.  This seems to be the most logical thinking.  But since we moved into the 21st century this appears not to be the case, it seems that our logic has gone ‘out to lunch’.  What has happened to our common sense?

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Raksha Bandhan – The Bond of Love and Protection

By Aruna / August 5, 2020 / 0 Comments

Raksha Bandhan (RB) is a Hindu festival that comes around once a year during the month of August.  Set in a spiritual context, RB is a beautiful silent ceremony that connects us with God in a most meaningful and subtle way.  It reminds us of our original purity that is at the core of our being.

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Imagine… Is One Life Enough?

By Aruna / July 28, 2020 / 0 Comments

Indeed, we become aware that we are the sum result of everything that has happened to us in our lifetime.  We cannot just live in this life, assuming we are not responsible; that we do not know about the causes, or cures for what is happening in our life.

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