13 Mar 2014

One must bear  in mind the company we keep. The great saint-poet Kabir once said, “I  salute the bad and also the good”. Kabir was asked, “We understand you  offering salutations to the good, but why do you salute the bad?” He  responded, “When I salute the bad, I am doing this with a prayer to  remove themselves from my presence; I am saluting the good, requesting  their presence before me.” This is a profound statement. We must avoid  bad company and cultivate the company of good. When we join with good  people, we will be happy and we will confer happiness upon others.  Positive people bring about positivity in us. Negative people will drain our energy away. Hence being in a positive environment is very important. We must also strive to get rid of all our bad thoughts and give up all our negative  traits so that we also don’t pass negativity around. Let us make ourselves as well as others around us happy. Let us render selfless  service to the community and redeem our lives by earning the Grace of the  Lord.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s