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Cause and Effect

Giving food, one gives and later receives strength. Giving clothes, one gives and later receives beauty. Giving medicine, one gives and later receives health. Giving shelter, one gives and later receives protection. Giving transport, one gives and later receives swift … Continue reading

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Generosity and the Holidays

At this time of the year, we are inundated with appeals from charitable organizations, requesting our assistance for various philanthropic projects. Sadly, there are many organizations whose main beneficiaries are their own officers and professional fundraising contractors, and therefore it … Continue reading

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Thank you, Mother!

For giving me life, protection, and nourishment, for giving me education and confidence, for encouraging and consoling me, for teaching me kindness and compassion, for being my example and my goal, for being everyone and everything, thank you, Mother!

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Merit Transference

Merit transference (Skt. parinamana) is an entirely natural process, in which we share the beneficial results of our acts with other beings, through an act of dedication.   Although some persons consider that transference is somehow a denial of the law … Continue reading

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