Monthly Archives: March, 2013

Karma

“To him who has the means and refuses the needy, God says: “Bear in mind, fortune is a wheel.” – Talmud According to Paramhans Swami Maheshwarananda, we produce Karma in four ways: through thoughts through words through actions that we perform ourselves through actions others do under our instructions When I was growing up in …

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Justice

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. Justice is the concept of moral rightness based on ethics, rationality, law, natural law, fairness, religion and/or equity. Each person is to have an equal right to the most extensive total system of equal basic liberties compatible with a similar system of …

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Judgment

“Wise people seek solutions; the ignorant only cast blame.” – Tao De Ching Not to long ago, I loaded Alice, Danny, My Mother and Father In-law and their aide, Nadine into our rented Chevy Suburban and trekked our way to Tampa, Florida for a family Bar Mitzvah. It was joyous, save for the hotel on …

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Joy

“Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.” – Mother Teresa Joy is an essential spiritual practice growing out of faith, grace, gratitude, hope, and love. It is the pure and simple delight in being alive. Joy is our elated response to feelings of happiness, experiences of pleasure, and awareness of …

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Intuition

“I would rather trust a woman’s instinct than a man’s reason.” –Stanley Baldwin Intuition has many related meanings, usually connected to the meaning “ability to sense or know immediately without reasoning”, and is often regarded as a divine or prophetic power. Earl Stanley Baldwin was a conservative British politician who lived during the 19th and …

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