There was a lion that woke up in one evening feeling hungry. He went to look for food in the jungle. He was so hungry that he wanted to catch anything he found. Suddenly, he saw a hare running about. The lion ran after the hare. Soon he caught that little hare. As he was going to eat the hare, he saw a deer. He became greedy. He thought he should eat the big deer instead of the hare. So he left the hare and turned to chase the deer. The deer ran as fast as he could for fear... Read more »
A friend secretly talks about you, a best friend stops the rumor. A friend doesn't save you a lunch seat, a best friend won't let anyone sit down until you're sitting down. A friend stabs you in the back, a best friend takes the knife out. A friend is just a friend who's there, a best friend will be there your whole life.
When we focus our energy towards constructing a passionate, meaningful life, we are tossing a pebble into the world, creating a beautiful ripple effect of inspiration. When one person follows a dream, tries something new or takes a daring leap, everyone nearby feels that energy, and before too long they are making their own daring leaps and inspiring yet another circle.
The Saptapadi (seven steps/feet), is the most important ritual of Vedic Hindu weddings, and represents the legal part of Hindu marriage. The newly wed couple take seven steps around the holy fire, which is considered a witness to the vows they make to each other. Lets find out what saptapadi - the seven steps / vows in the Hindu wedding mean... * The couple takes the first step and promises that they will take care of each other and pray for abundant blessings and prosperity in their life. * In the second step, the couple promises and prays to the... Read more »