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The End of the World

The End of the World

One day an old rabbit was day-dreaming under the boughs of an old apple tree. “The earth has been our home for all these years,” he considered, “but nothing in life is permanent. Things break all the time. Surely the earth is also like a big ball that could break someday. What would happen to…

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A Full Cup and an Empty Cup

A Full Cup and an Empty Cup

“We have been talking about logic and the mind,” Guruji began. “When I was teaching yoga in Varanasi, one man came to visit me in the evening. He was a trumpet player in his fifties – he wanted my advice. He told me he had been doing meditation for twenty years, and explained that when…

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