A Life of Virtue Attracts Good Fortune; Ignominy Brings Ruin

An actinic, virtuous man's punyam manifests, as an odic, younger soul lives in self-created squalor

Image of Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami
People wonder about their past lives, but it doesn't really matter who you were in your past lives. It is the cumulative creation of what you've done in the past which has manifested in what you are in this life that should concern you.
—Gurudeva