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The discovery of love is more understanding what it is and what it is not. Once you know what it is, it can be guarded and nursed.
Do all religions have the same goal? I wish they had! Then the differences among religions would only be cultural. By its own commitment to a theology, each faith-based religion has its own belief of an end which differs from that of every other faith. The vision of Vedanta being what it is, the end is in the form of knowledge, not belief.
The sentence revealing the equation between energy and matter does not mean anything to the one who is not adequately prepared. The sentences in Vedanta are no exception; they need to be analysed for understanding. The process of analysis implies negation of all possible but wrong meanings leaving the intended vision of the sentence like daylight. This is what we call Vakya-vicara.
“Everyone seeks freedom, but not everyone knows that he or she is seeking. Freedom is, recognising the fact that you are already ‘free’ from any form of seeking. The Self, being full and complete, is unisolated from anything. This teaching is Vedanta.”
Freedom From Fear
No huamn being, now or before,can remain or make one’s life without relating to the world.Relating is both inevitable and a necessity. When it is inevitable, then one should necessarily know how to relate without being bound. A relationship is built only by relating and it invollves understanding. When you understand your own limitations, your mind and everything about it is very clear to you, then you ac cept the other person’s virtues and are kind to his or her limitations. You then have aprreciation, love, compassion, understanding and freedom in relationship.
Liberation essentially is putting an end to all problems by the knowledge of the truth of the problem. The problem is natural. One cannot give up the urge for complete happiness; this is what makes it the fundamental problem.
Growing To Be A Complete Person
“Guru is a human being as well as an institution The Guru, a human being, provides us with a day for worshipping and celebrating the institution that transcends biographies.”