Think about it . . .

The human body, which is composed of senses, organs, tissues, muscles, nerves, arteries, bones and various other things, is one of the most complex and wonderful creations and has always baffled even the most brilliant scientists.  Each of its constituents is a wonderful world by itself.  Let us take the example of the cell.  It […]

Do not sleep away your life

If a person has lived for seventy years, he has spent nearly twenty years of his life sleeping.  During sleep, man is supposed to contact the source of energy which enables him to continue with his usual activities.  Also, when the body and the mind are relaxed by sleep, the door of the ten senses […]

Courtesy

Nowadays, there is much talk about courtesy.  Almost everybody tries to pretend to be courteous.  Is this real courtesy or merely a superficial show?  Indeed, courtesy can render the material aspect of life very easy.  Much tension and worry can be eliminated through it.  Courtesy, however, is a by-product of a sane and transformed mind.  […]

Mind and Brain

The mind does not act directly on the brain, but uses the subtle bodies as medium.  Before going deeper into the subject, let it be clear to the reader that the human being consists of seven layers or seven bodies, which are explained in more details in a previous volume of the “KNOW THYSELF” magazine.  […]

Build your house on the rocks

  When I was quite young, I learnt a song whose meaning was a mystery to me. It goes like this: “The foolish man built his house upon the sand And the rain came falling down The rain came down and the flood came up And the house upon the sand fell down. The wise […]