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I am happily retired and enjoy writing and communicating with friends.

(38) Vairagya

Three enemies – desire, fear, anger To be vanquished by liberation seeker   Reduce attachments to life worldly Then vairagya will establish truly   But vairagya cannot be acquired It’s a gift from the Divine revered   To only a … Continue reading

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(37) Three gunas   Three gunas make up a being Sattva, Rajas, Tamas ruling   Sattva founded on spirit eternal Disregards body, world physical   Rajas works for ego, body sensual Engaged for happiness ephemeral   Tamas knows not wrong … Continue reading

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(36) Svadharma

Svadharma concept quite distinct From dharma or religion extant   Svadharma way of life for individual Towards liberation from life physical   Religion is collective principle Code for coexistence peaceful   Every individual life predesigned With distinct karmic role coded … Continue reading

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(35) Spiritual Preaching

Self-realised person evolved spiritually Shouldn’t try to preach to people worldly   Ordinary people deeply rooted in world Perform karma with eye on fruit desired   To them, no desire for fruit, not acceptable Why exert to convert the inconvertible? … Continue reading

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(३४) आध्यात्मिक साधना

मुक्तीसाठी जरुरी नेमस्त जीवन । योग्य निद्रा, आहार, चलनवलन । ताब्यात राहील शरीर, मन । तरच होईल साधन॥ स्वाभाविक चंचल असे मन । कठीण त्याचे नियंत्रण । तरी असे शक्य प्रयत्नाने । त्याला ऐहिकातून बाजूस करणे ॥ मार्ग असाधारण का … Continue reading

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(34) Spiritual Practice

A moderate life is the foundation For achieving spiritual liberation   Sleep, food and activity in moderation To keep body, mind in right position   Agitated mind cannot concentrate On spiritual contemplation in earnest   Mind naturally uncontrollable But good … Continue reading

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(३३) आध्यात्मिक वृत्ति

जीवन अपुले वर्षे कित्येक । अनुभव त्यात अनेकानेक । वाटे सर्व कांही समजले  । शहाणपण पूर्ण आले ॥ पण ते ज्ञान केवळ ऐहिक । इंद्रियांनी मिळविलेले प्रापंचिक । नसे माहीत जन्माआधीचे । ना मृत्यूनंतरचे ॥ बलवान बंध भावनांचा । घटना, … Continue reading

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