Tirukkural 876: Knowing the Quality of Hate

Though (one's foe is) aware or not of one's misfortune one should act so as neither to join nor separate (from him).

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In practicing affectionate detachment, we are learning to live in the here and now, right in the moment. We are awakening the power of direct cognition, the power that enables us to understand what happens, when it happens and why it happens.
—Gurudeva