Overcoming Disappointment

Overcoming disappointment - An Upadesha given by Bodhinatha at Kadavul temple on June 17 2011

Discouragement, depression and despair are obstacles to all human endeavours. The goal of a seeker is to strive from an early stage to regulate the imbalance of these forces. Challenges are inevitable if we want to progress spiritually. Impersonalisation, anticipation of plausible difficulties ahead, flexibility and effective planning are key to overcoming disappointment.


Transcript:

Photo of  Gurudeva
Be free from the past; abide in the present; detach yourself from the future; and live in the eternal now. Evil has no source, unless the source of evil's seeming be ignorance itself.
—Gurudeva