Here’s a good short story I recently received via email: A woman dreamt she walked into a fruit shop in a bazaar and, to her astonishment, found God behind the counter. “What do you sell here?” she asked. “Everything your heart desires,” said God. Believing what she was hearing, the woman decided to ask for the finest things a human being could yearn for. “I want peace of mind, love, happiness, wisdom and freedom,” she said. Then as an afterthought, she added, “Not just for me; for everyone in the world.” God smiled and said, “I think you’ve got me wrong, my dear. We don’t sell … Continue reading
Baba Jaimal Singh Ji (July 1839–December 29, 1903), also known as “Babaji Maharaj,” was the first Satguru of Radha Soami Satsang Beas (RSSB) until his death in 1903. Baba Sawan Singh succeeded him as the second RSSB Satguru. Baba Ji is the founder Of Dera, Radha Soami satsang Beas which is known by the name Dera Baba Jaimal Singh. Jaimal Singh ji was born in village Lath Ghuman (Ghoman) near Batala, Distt. Gurdaspur, Punjab, India, in July, 1839. His father was Sardar Jodh Singh ji a farmer by trade, and his mother was Sardarni Daya Kaur ji. She was a devotee … Continue reading
This is an excellent short story/lesson about how to be happy that I just received on email: A man prayed to God: “I Want Happiness” God said: First remove ” I ” that’s ego, then remove “Want” that’s desire, and see you are left with only “Happiness”? Isn’t that the simple truth of the matter. Drop ego/I. Drop desire. And we have happiness! That’s how to be happy. Thoughts?