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What roll quickly away, like drops of water from a lotus leaf ?

Youth, wealth and the years of man's life.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is Awake ?

He who practices discrimination.

Who is asleep ?

He who lives in ignorance.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is asleep ?

He who lives in ignorance.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is awake ?

He who practices discrimination.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who, in this world, is truly alive ?

He whose character is free from blemish.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Whom should we honor ?

Him who does not beg from anyone.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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What is meanness ?

To beg from someone who has less than you.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is poor ?

He who is not contented.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is the greatest hero ?

He who is not terror-stricken by the arrows which shoot from the eyes of a beautiful girl.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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In this world, what is the greatest terror ?

The fear of death.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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What is right action ?

Action which pleases the Lord.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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When is one established in the ideal of renunciation ?

When one knows that Atman and Brahman are one.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is immortal ?

He who does not have to pass through another death.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Whose birth is blessed ?

His who does not have to be reborn.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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What are the duties of a spiritual aspirant ?

To keep company with the holy, to renounce all thoughts of "me" and "mine", to devote himself to God.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who has overcome the world ?

He who has conquered his own mind.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is totally blind ?

He who is lustful.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is poor ?

He who is greedy.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who are our enemies ?

Our sense-organs, when they are uncontrolled.

Who are our friends ?

Our sense-organs, when they are controlled.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who are our friends ?

Our sense-organs, when they are controlled.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who are our enemies ?

Our sense-organs, when they are uncontrolled.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who is awake ?

He who discriminates between right and wrong.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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Who lives in happiness ?

He who has attained samadhi.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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What is the gate to hell ?

Lust.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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What destroys craving ?

Realization of one's true Self.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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How is heaven attained ?

The attainment of heaven is freedom from cravings.

~ From Prasna-Uttara-Malika " Garland of Questions and Answers"

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