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“Happiness and Human Dignity”- Daily Metta

January 4 Happiness means an enlightened realization of human dignity and a craving for human liberty which prizes itself above mere selfish satisfaction of personal comforts and material wants and would readily and joyfully sacrifice these. -Gandhi (Young India 3-5-1931) When people who knew Gandhi reflect on what it was like to be around him,… read more


The vedanta is the ancient worldview that underlies all systems of Indian philosophy. A primary source for this worldview is the Upanishads.  The Upanishads were handed down by tradition at the end of the Vedas, and Vedanta literally means “end of the Vedas.”  This foundation of Indian spiritual thought, with its insistence on the underlying… read more