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    “Teach the children to course through difficulties and unpleasant situations boldly, without getting upset.” - Nutan Swamiji

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    Swami Nirviseshananda Tirtha

    042 – by Swami Nirviseshananda Tirtha – Nurturing enquiry

    This is the 42nd video in the playlist containing the 'Words of Wisdom' series of short videos in english by our Spiritual Masters.

    Articles (10)

    Swami Bhoomananda Tirtha

    Parents must grow

    Repeatedly saying the same thing, nagging, is to be avoided. Make the children respond to words and suggestions given once. Tell them not to make it necessary to speak to them on the same point several times. Keep quiet, and take to mauna (silence). More than repeated exhortations, mauna will be heeded.

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    Ma Gurupriya

    Intoxicating Delusion

    Man remains oblivious of the fact that, with the rising and setting of the sun, life is shrinking every day. He is so much engrossed in the heavy burden of worldly activities that never is he aware that time, which is very precious, which could have been used for the pursuit of liberation, is simply passing by and is getting wasted.

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    Swami Nirviseshananda Tirtha

    Higher Joy

    How to give children a taste of a liberal mindset, a value-oriented life? Perhaps stories will help them understand the real taste of human values. Of course, thereafter they have to live the values to get established in them.

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    Ma Gurupriya

    True Relationship

    गुरुर्न स स्यात्स्वजनो न स स्यात्पिता
    न स स्याज्जननी न सा स्यात् ।
    दैवं न तत्स्यान्न पतिश्च स स्यान्न
    मोचयेद्यः समुपेतमृत्युम् ॥
    gururna sa syāt–svajano na sa syāt–pitā
    na sa syājjananī na sā syāt |
    daivaṁ na tatsyān–na patiśca sa syān–na
    mocayedyaḥ samupeta–mṛtyum ||

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