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adesh saxena

Consultant ENT Surgeon, Indian Medical Association

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We are advised to travel light when we undertake a journey.Why can't we travel light in our lives too to make it beautiful and enjoyable?

If we travel light the journey is enjoyable. In the journey of life i want to travel with no burden on my body or mind. Burden on body is due to sickness and obesity. Burden on mind is due to possesions and relationships.
"With no burden on body and mind
I want to travel and unwind"

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    Feb 16 2013: I have found that I am naturally wanting to divest myself of the chains that possessions form. Little by little, I give the excess away, with the goal of stripping my home of all but essentials. I would like to take the practice further, but in this country (USA), homelessness is illegal - in that you can be arrested for being a vagrant just about everywhere.

    I admire the teaching, but it is in conflict with the US cultural paradigm.
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      Feb 18 2013: Not necessarily we have to leave our home but we can practice dettachment in the midst of everything. We have to leave the ownership from our mind, and thats the reality, no body owns anything in this world.
      "Whoever tries to keep his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life will preserve it." Luke 17:30

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