40 Rules of Enlightenment · Poetry

Rule # 27- Just like an Echo

  Rule # 27 This world is like a snowy mountain that echoes your voice. Whatever you speak, good or evil, will somehow come back to you. Therefore, if there is someone who harbors ill thoughts about you, saying similarly bad things about him will only make matters worse. You will be locked in a… Continue reading Rule # 27- Just like an Echo

40 Rules of Enlightenment · Poetry

Rule # 26 – Story of the Universe

Rule # 26 The universe is one being. Everything and everyone is interconnected through an invisible web of stories. Whether we are aware of it or not, we are all in a silent conversation. Do not harm. Practice compassion. And do not gossip behind anyone’s back –not even a seemingly innocent remark! The words that… Continue reading Rule # 26 – Story of the Universe

40 Rules of Enlightenment

Rule # 25 – Between Heaven and Hell

Rule # 25 Hell is the here and now. So is heaven. Quit worrying about hell or dreaming about heaven, as they are both present inside this very moment. Every time we fall in love, we scend to heaven. Every time we hate, envy, or fight someone, we tumble straight into the fires of hell.… Continue reading Rule # 25 – Between Heaven and Hell

40 Rules of Enlightenment · Poetry

Rule # 24- Human Being

Rule # 24 The human being has a unique place among God’s creation. “I breathed into him of My Spirit,” God says. Each and everyone of us without exception is designed to be God’s delegate on earth. Ask yourself, just how often do you behave like a delegate, if you ever do so? Remember, it… Continue reading Rule # 24- Human Being

40 Rules of Enlightenment · Poetry

Rule # 23- Meaning of Life

  Rule # 23 Life is a temporary loan, and this world is nothing but a sketchy imitation of Reality. Only children would mistake a toy for the real thing. And yet human beings either become infatuated with the toy or disrespectfully break it and throw it aside. In this life stay away from all… Continue reading Rule # 23- Meaning of Life