Children In Love

A mother wonders what to do when she discovers that her child has fallen in love with someone. Sound like someone you know? Gurudeva explains the pattern of life of the child in relation to that of the parents. He stresses acceptance, open discussion, getting to know the loved one and their parents and the dangers of scolding and rejection.

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Giving a gift begrudgingly in return for another gift is, of course, mere barter. Many families barter their way through life in this way, thinking they are giving. But such gifts are cold, the fulfillment is empty, and the law of karma pays discounted returns.
—Gurudeva