Daily Archives: March 21, 2012
Originally posted on Bhagavatam By Braja:
Maybe you think life is eternal, maybe you think it is temporary. In either case it is foolish to lament over affection, or anything else.
They key Sanskrit word in this text is dhruva, “permanent, real, reliable, changeless.” If the world is dhruva than nothing can be lost forever, so there is no need to lament. If the world is not dhruva than nothing can be kept forever, so what is the point of lamenting?