We will enter into the Ishavasya Upanishad, third shloka:
असुर्या नाम ते लोका अन्धेन तमसाऽऽवृताः । ताँस्ते प्रेत्याभिगच्छन्ति ये के चात्महनो जनाः ॥
Asurya naamathey lokaa andhena thamasaavruthaah | Thaagumsthey prethyabhigachchanthi ye ke chaathmahano janaah ||
I will expand on how, saying “NO”, impacts you and others, and how, saying “YES”, inspires you and others.
Listen! Always, “NO” to life is said out of ignorance. Always, “NO” to life is said out of ignorance, unconsciously.
Listen! Whether it is an individual level, or level of social leader, political leader, or decision-maker, any level….
I hear in the newspapers, in the Internet, again and again, the various scams at the level of decision-makers in various countries. The politicians or the bureaucrats, just for the sake of the bribe they get, they are compromising the health of the common man. The second quality, not THE very best things, is made available to the common man just because some money they get as bribe. Whether it is in the field of pharmaceutical drugs, or even in the field of food industry, THE best is not made available to human-beings, common mass; the quality is reduced. Sometimes even dangerous, risky things are done; sometimes, knowingly, dangerous things are done by paying some bribe to the bureaucrats or politicians or officials. They also, just for the sake of that money, accept the money and allow this. These are all “saying NO to life”. Listen! But, unfortunately, this stupid fellow who accepts the money, he also does not enjoy. He stores it, stashes it in some tax haven in some remote island, which he never enjoys till his death. So, for something which he is never going to enjoy, he is saying “NO” to so many people’s lives, understand? Read More