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Live the Real YOU   Leave a comment

Corrupt politicians, rogue capitalists, unethically rich business classes, highly depraved big shots of Tollywood/Bollywood or any other ‘wood’ i.e., the so called heroes (and also comedians), producers and directors and lastly the crooked media, both print and electronic, all these have formed into a strong clique. The democracy is held in hostage by this clique and it never allows anyone from outside to enter it or to grow out of one’s sheer talent or capability. This is the biggest tragedy of Post-Independent India and total travesty of our much hyped democratic values!

Independence has brought more independence to certain sections and turned vast pool of masses still dependent only on these highly influential sections. Economic liberalization has put many souls on cloud nine but there are still many more hapless sections living in perpetual misery, utter chaos and complete darkness and dragging on their wretched existence. Globalization has really changed the face of the globe and contracted and reshaped it into a comfortably tiny village but the adamantine walls built among different sections on the lines of caste, class, language, race, region have become so strong and sturdy that there is going to be more diversity and divergence than unity and convergence. There is more chaos than unity, more pollution and adulteration than purity, more disgruntling and disenchantment than contentment, more disarray and disharmony than peaceful coexistence!

Who have let this sad state of affairs to happen on this otherwise beautiful earth? It’s we, yes we, we all of us have to take responsibility for this sad state of affairs. Utilitarian relationships, excessive reliance on materialism and the unbridled greed are at the core of factors that have led these ugly conditions to pass on us and going to be passed on our next generations. The new found educational, employment and sociopolitical opportunities in/due to the post-liberalization economic boom have indeed made our lives so ecstatic and tension free and allowed us to move up the social ladder with comparatively much ease and less effort but the sad thing is, we have deliberately forgotten our roots and basking in the glory of the new found heights where we have placed ourselves so safely and from there we never dare what’s going on down at the bottom and never care for those because of whom we have got to climb such greater heights!

Dear friends,
let’s always remember we didn’t bring anything and won’t take anything with us, and in between we are living in a ‘fools’ paradise’ thinking we are for eternity and this life is a permanent one. We are amassing huge wealth just to pass it on to our progeny and to their progeny and even to their progeny. We always want to be in high positions and desperate to have name and fame all to ourselves and frantically trying to rub them on to only our children forgetting the basic fact that there is some all pervading, all permeating and all encompassing ‘cosmic influence’ which decides what we are meant to be and what we are destined to be in the vast cosmic phenomena. Just remember all the series of incidents which led to the shaping of the character of ‘Gowthama Buddha’ and how Siddhartha metamorphosed himself into an ascetic.

Only the selfless can see the light and have the clarity in their thoughts, words and deeds and all those who are selfish, egoistic and egotistic can never be one with themselves and they can never even identify with anyone/anything else in the universe. They are surrounded by thick layers upon layers of darkness, perpetual misery and hopelessness. They are doomed to die a dog’s death!

Let’s all shed the false masks and be real of us and face the reality head on and enjoy being in reality… only that is real joy and real happiness and all others will just be a mere passé!

Enjoy your real life to the fullest and let your children, others’ children and everyone else enjoy their own lives to the fullest. Don’t live other’s life and don’t let others live your life. Never toe other’s lines and never force others to toe your bad lines!Life is good, надпись, цвета, черный фон, 1672x1045

LIFE’S SO BEAUTIFUL, let’s enjoy every bit of it as it unfolds itself 🙂

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Swami Vivekananda   Leave a comment

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quote-whenever-we-attain-a-higher-vision-the-lower-vision-disappears-of-itself-swami-vivekananda-275756You may be the greatest philosopher but as long as you have the idea that you’re the body, you are no better than the little worm crawling under your foot! No excuse for you! So much the worse for you, that you know all the philosophies and at the same time think that you are the body! Body-gods that is what you are! Is that religion?

– Swami Vivekananda

 

Is Saibaba really a god?   2 comments

abcdSome thingummy claims Saibaba (of Shirdi) is no god and exhorts all not to worship Him… that foolish guy doesn’t know that Saibaba never claimed Himself to be a god or godman and he never hankered after solemn prayers from His followers and devotees. He lived a life of total simplicity, modesty, restraint and integrity with a complete down to earth personality.

image001He is a great sage, seer, mystic, healer, philosopher, spiritual master and social reformer and above all ‘the most graceful and the most benevolent beggar (fakeer)’, who always begged for the sins of his loved ones just to absolve them of all their sins and the consequent divine retributions as per the ‘universal cosmic law of karma’.

Saibaba may not be a god but He goes beyond all the realm(s) of god and godhood. He is a perfect form of LOVE, which is beyond the limits of ordinary human understanding, but strikingly within everyone’s (for that matter, every creature’s) shortest reach to be felt and experienced!

Saibaba was/is never a physical form, nor even a subtle form. He is the ‘Universal Soul’ and the ‘COSMOS’ which permeates all through the universe, both visible and invisible; palpable and impalpable.

Saibaba is Sarva vyaapi and Sarvaantaryaami which means He is all pervasive and not bound by any restrictions or constrictions of time, space and causation. He is neither male nor female and both at the same time; He doesn’t have a beginning nor an end and nor is He in the middle; He is in all and all are in Him, He is in me, you and in all including in that thingummy!

So now tell me, who is worshiping whom?

Praying to Saibaba is nothing but praying and invoking ‘the universal cosmic soul & the super consciousness’ which has been there inside all of us including in that thingummy since time eternal!

Sometimes some fools accidentally and surprisingly be a strong reason in the revelation of the ‘eternal truth’ in their own peculiar and ironical ways though they themselves are not aware of it!

I feel this small bitter episode is just a serendipitous one that prompts us to delve more into the Sai tattva, the essence of Sai!

Rajadhiraja Yogiraja Parabrahma Satchidananda Samartha Sadguru Shri Sainath Maharaj Ki Jai!!!

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The Truth   1 comment

the-truth‘Truth’ is always harsh and bitter, and can be sweet for those who accept it wholeheartedly. There are some fools amidst us who have been taking shelter under ‘falsehood’ for ages in utter disregard to ‘the all mighty truth’. Those hard core morons will definitely have to pay the price sooner or later for their historical blunders of non-compliance with the truth which is eternally supreme and permeates all through the universe going beyond time and keeping a constant watch on all our thoughts, words and deeds.

 

सत्यमेव जयते l

Truth alone triumphs!

Aa Naluguru (Those Four)….   Leave a comment

The ultimate truth and reality of life is beautifully told through this song (please download the song if it doesn’t play) from the movie Aa Naluguru, one of the finest films of Tollywood, directed by Chandra Siddharth. The lyrics is by Chaithanya prasad, sung by SP Balu and music by RP Patnaik. The performance of the versatile actor Rajendra Prasad as the protagonist of the movie is exemplary and deserves the highest accolades.

A highly moving song and it directly touches the core of our hearts!

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1. ఒక్కడై రావడం ఒక్కడై పోవడం నడుమ ఈ నాటకం విధి లీలా 

వెంట ఏ బంధము రక్త సంబంధము తోడుగా రాదుగా తుది వేళా

Okkadai ravadam okkadai povadam naduma ee natakam vidhi leela

Venta ye bandhamu raktha sambandhamu thoduga raaduga thudi velaa

(You come all alone and leave all alone and everything in between is a play enacted by the destiny

No relation, not even the blood relation will come along with you at the last and final moment)

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2. మరణమనేది ఖాయమని మిగిలెను కీర్తి కాయమని

నీ బరువూ నీ పరువూ మోసేదీ….

Maranamanedi khayamani migilenu keerthi kayamani

Nee baruvoo nee paruvoo mosedee….

(That death is the ultimate reality and the mortal remains are your glory

Your load and your honour are finally carried by….)

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3. ఆ నలుగురూ…. ఆ నలుగురూ….

ఆ నలుగురూ…. ఆ నలుగురూ….

Aa naluguru…. Aa naluguru….

Aa naluguru…. Aa naluguru….

(Those four…. those four….

Those four…. those four….)

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4. రాజనీ పేదనీ మంచనీ చెడ్డనీ భేదమే యెరుగదీ యమపాశం

కోట్ల ఐశ్వర్యము కటిక దారిద్ర్యము హద్దులే చెరిపెలె మరుభూమి

Rajani pedani manchani cheddani bhedame yerugadee yamapasam

Kotla aishwrayamu katika daaridryamu haddule cheripele maru bhumi

(The distinction between the king and the pauper, and the good and the bad are not known to the shackles of Yama/the Death

The lines that divide the vast wealth and abject poverty are erased by/at the desert land/grave yard)

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5. మూటలలోని మూలధనం చెయ్యదు నేడు సహగమనం

మనవెంటా కడ కంటా నడిచేదీ….

Mootala loni mooladhanam cheyyadu nedu sahagamanam

Mana venta kada kanta nadichedi….

(The bundles of cash and gold won’t come along with you now

But your final/ultimate sojourners are….)

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6. ఆ నలుగురూ…. ఆ నలుగురూ….

ఆ నలుగురూ…. ఆ నలుగురూ….

Aa naluguru…. Aa naluguru….

Aa naluguru…. Aa naluguru….

(Those four…. those four….

Those four…. those four….)

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Nothing happens without reason   Leave a comment

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Everything that we feel, think, say and do are meticulously recorded in the Universal Cosmic Registry; and they are the strongest bases for our behaviour and all our consequent actions. The action good or bad, will have its own reaction.

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Everything happens for a reason and that reason is the reason for some remote reason. It’s only TIME that’s the eternal witness and the supreme arbitrator and adjudicator. Greatest are those who go beyond  time and reason and be a strong reason for others to have a reason to live on!

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HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 TO ALL   Leave a comment

Happy New Year2014The new year day, the most crucial day for all of us together. A day to take stock of the various events, incidents; thoughts, words and deeds committed by us due to various motives and causes, both positive and negative. It’s a perfect day to plan for building the monuments of our future with the lessons of foundations learnt in our past. Adieu 2013 and Welcome 2014! Thanks a lot 2013 for everything mixed, and which I hope pave the way for a more meaningful and enlightening year 2014.

New Year is not about changing the Dates but Direction;
It’s not about changing the Calendar but Commitment;
It’s not about changing the Actions but Attitude;
It’s not about changing the Fruit but Faith, Force and Focus!
May you Commit and Create the Best New Year ever!!

Here is beautiful NEW YEAR MESSAGE by the Poojya Guruji Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

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