Social Approval

In big cities like New York, Hongkong, or Dubai, social approval is dominant. People do anything to fit into society. They even overspend and take on debt to keep up their social images. Many people starve themselves to look slim so others think they are beautiful. Their hair, shoes, and clothes are chosen for others.…

Looking for the Perfect One

The 91st Academy Awards ceremony was the first time the Oscars were broadcast without a host, as they could not find a perfect candidate in time. Many people keep on dating, hoping to find their perfect life partner. Poor real estate agents get tired of showing people the perfect home they want. The perfection that…

Decision Making

We are not able to make decisions easily. The main reason is our having attachments. If there is a cancer cell in the body, it has to be removed, no matter how painful it may be. We have to make correct, objective decisions if we want to maintain peace. No matter the losses, we have…

Good and Evil Acts

You can achieve perfection and immortality through a long struggle. The mortal being in a relative plan performs good and evil acts. Evil is negative good. Out of evil, good can occur. Everyone learns lessons in this world and evolves. God is only a witness in this drama of life. He does not make us…

Intuition

Intuition is the ability to know something directly without analytic reasoning. It is an instinct we can develop that bridges the gap between the conscious and non-conscience parts of our minds. We have to be completely objective, without desires and attachments, so we can get clarity in our decision-making process. Those who have it can…

Reheating Food

We reheat frozen or leftover food. Even though it tastes the same, it loses the benefits that we get from eating freshly made foods. Fresh foods need no preservatives. What we put in our bodies can benefit or harm us. It is okay to bend the rules sometimes. Our minds, too, get reheated foods when…

Align Your Heart and Mind

If we are all the spirit then why are our hearts and minds different? Not only are we all different, our hearts and minds are also not synchronized. Our hearts would like to do something, and our minds, the opposite. Mind discriminates, it can judge, analyze, and is dominated by the ego. The heart does…

We Underestimate Ourselves

We are able to land on the moon. We fly on a plane. We can make or destroy the world. However, we limit ourselves by thinking small. Our lives go by just making ends meet, struggling for our basic necessities. Even in business, we struggle to pay our bills. Our lives are concentrated in a…

A Wrinkled Shirt

You see a wrinkled shirt. What happens to the wrinkles when you iron the shirt? You see an ocean with waves. What happens to the waves when the day is nice and calm and the ocean looks like a lake? Where do the waves go? It is the same in our lives. We have a…