Essay and Answer Writing

Religion and Spirituality

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life. (Gautama Buddha)
असतो मा सदगमय ॥ तमसो मा ज्योतिर्गमय ॥ मृत्योर्मामृतम् गमय ॥ ॐ शान्तिः शान्तिः शान्तिः ॥ (Brihadaranyaka Upanishad)
Meaning: Om, (O Lord) Take me from Unreality (Untruth) to Reality (Truth), Darkness (Ignorance) to Light (Knowledge), From the world of Morality (Material) to Immorality (Enlightenment) Om, Peace, Peace, Peace.
When the missionaries came to Africa they had the Bible and we had the land. They said 'Let us pray.' We closed our eyes. When we opened them we had the Bible and they had the land. (Desmond Tutu)
Religion is the opium of the people. (Karl Marx)


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