So you want to become successful? You want content and happiness. To love others and be loved. To be able to provide for your needs and the needs of those close to you. To feel alive and to know tha...
Our yard was toilet-papered last night. The sight greeted me as I opened the front door in my robe, on my way to retrieve the newspaper on this blustery Saturday morning. I had seen such displays be...
Sorrow and pain manifest when we are unaware of certain underlying realities. Maharshi Vasishtha while explaining to Lord Rama the cause of sorrow says that it is spiritual ignorance (Ajnana or Maya)....
People always ask me why am I always so happy even when this are not so good. I usually tell them the first positive thing I see or feel, My view on life really is that things could be worse, Believe ...
Our real purpose for living is to find our true calling; this sometimes appears to be a difficult task. When we are really honest with ourselves, we will feel an inside pull towards our true calling....
Where do you go when life gets you down? Where is that safe haven, that comforting place you can retreat to? It's your home, of course.There's a definite difference between a house and a home. A house...
I'm reading a book about St. Francis of Assisi. Because of my love for Creation, my neighbors call me Saint Francine. I'm sure I'm far from what the Catholic church would require for that title, but t...
We talk about happiness every day of our lives in our elusive search for it. We see happiness as something external we can just pluck out of nowhere when we want it, just call it up when we want to ha...
Life isn't the sweetest candy. Sometimes, when I feel like the world is just too heavy, I look around and find people who continued to live fascinating and wonderful lives. And then thoughts come popp...
What is Spirituality? Spirituality can be considered as an inner highway, and this leads only to one place, your permanent and everlasting happiness. As happiness is our real and natural state, spirit...