Kannaki's Curse Burns the City of Madurai

The Story of Kannaki, comes from the Tamil poem Silapathikaram. Kannaki's husband was executed mistakenly, and her rage and grief, made powerful by her chastity, caused the city of Madurai to burn.

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When we restrain our tendencies to deceive, to lie and break promises, our external life is uncomplicated, as is our subconscious mind. Honesty is the foundation of truth. It is ecologically, psychologically purifying.
—Gurudeva