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.


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Photo of  Gurudeva
Age is not an obstacle; it is a legacy. The most senior among us should have faith in the future, not be led to think that turning fifty or sixty or eighty is some morbid milestone.
—Gurudeva