My Two Cents on the Purpose of Life

One way of looking at the whole drama of human life is to see it as one of avoidance of suffering and attainment of happiness. Be it a young person seeking a job, a young parent raising a child, a middle-aged person taking care of aged parents, all of those actions and endeavours are seeking … Continue reading My Two Cents on the Purpose of Life

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Ramana Maharshi on Happiness

Happiness is the very nature of the Self; happiness and the Self are not different. There is no happiness in any object of the world. We imagine through our ignorance that we derive happiness from objects. When the mind goes out, it experiences misery. In truth, when its desires are fulfilled, it returns to its … Continue reading Ramana Maharshi on Happiness