Posted: 07 Jul 2013 01:24 AM PDT
Just as a father gives some playthings to the crying child to satisfy him, the whole material creation is made possible by the will of the Lord to allow the dewildered living entities to lord it over things as they desire.
Posted: 07 Jul 2013 01:04 AM PDT
Srimad Bhaagavatam also affirms that one should follow in the footsteps of great devotees and that is the way of progress on the path of spiritual realization. The king or the executive head of a state, the father and the school teacher are all considered to be natural leaders of the innocent people in general. [...]
Posted: 07 Jul 2013 12:46 AM PDT
Real intelligence is to see that for all our attempts to manipulate the material world we have to suffer. Lecture on "Overcoming the IIT disadvantage" delivered at IIT Chennai on 19th Nov 2006