Wednesday, September 25, 2013

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY
OUR MOST BELOVED BHAGAWAN’S DIVINE MESSAGE
We must have the awareness of the relative
value of things; the discrimination between
the real and relatively real. The gifts of
reason and conscience must not be wasted
through neglect. Your story should not be a
repetition of that of the woodcutter, who
was given a huge sandalwood forest as a
reward, but, who out of sheer ignorance of
the value of the trees, burnt the trees and
sold them as charcoal at so much per bag!
You ignore the Divinity that you really are
and waste the opportunity to unfold it. Ignorance (ajnana) is imported from
outside; what is native to you, what is within is wisdom (Jnana). (Divine Discourse,
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