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Who cares? -देवसुत


He went to bring food for the children and a little more for the twins she was carrying. It was taking him too long to come.

The children were famished. The mother decided to go in search.

There it was, plenty of it to take. She thought to eat herself first and then take it to the children. She ate her fill and when she was picking up for the little ones at home, she felt the pain in her stomach. It was bad and soon she lay dying. It was poison. He too would not come.

After all who cares for a mouse?
-देवसुत

Submitted on: Sun Oct 28 2012 11:13:54 GMT-0700 (PDT)
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ನೀವು ಕೋಪಿಸ್ಥರಾಗಿದ್ದರೆ ನಿಮಗೆ ಬೇರೆ ಯಾವ ವೈರಿಯೂ ಬೇಕಾಗಿಲ್ಲ .
ನೀವು ಬುದ್ಧಿವಂತರಾಗಿದ್ದರೆ ನಿಮಗೆ ಸಿರಿವಂತರ ಅಗತ್ಯವಿಲ್ಲ.
ನಾವು ಹೇಗಿರಬೇಕೆಂಬ ವಿವೇಕ ಬೆಳಸಿಕೊಳ್ಳಬೇಕು.
Submitted by: satya priya
Submitted on: Fri Oct 12 2012 15:36:52 GMT+0530 (IST)
Category: Ancient Wisdom
Language: Kannada
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ಚಪ್ಪರಕ್ಕೆ ಆರು ಸಾವಿರ , ಮದುವೆಗೆ ಮೂರು ಸಾವಿರ

Submitted by: Sahana Harekrishna
Submitted on: Tue Aug 07 2012 13:51:11 GMT+0530 (IST)
Category: Proverb
Language: Kannada
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ಊಟಕ್ಕಿಲ್ಲದ ದಿನ ಏಕಾದಶಿ

Submitted by: Sahana Harekrishna
Submitted on: Tue Aug 07 2012 13:50:03 GMT+0530 (IST)
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ಇಲ್ಲದ ಊರಿಗೆ ದಾರಿ ಕೇಳಿದ ಹಾಗೆ

Submitted by: Sahana Harekrishna
Submitted on: Tue Aug 07 2012 13:48:45 GMT+0530 (IST)
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ಇದ್ದರೆ ಸಾಲದು , ಅನುಭವಿಸಲು ಋಣ ಬೇಕು

Submitted by: Sahana Harekrishna
Submitted on: Tue Aug 07 2012 13:47:23 GMT+0530 (IST)
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A Basket of Water -Viswanath


An old Farmer lived on a farm in the mountains with his young grandson. Each morning Grandpa was up early sitting at the kitchen table reading his Bhagavath Geetha. His grandson wanted to be just like him and tried to imitate him in every way he could.

One day the grandson asked, “Grandpa! I try to read the Bhagavath Geetha just like you but I don’t understand it, and what I do understand I forget as soon as I close the book. What good does reading the Bhagavath Geetha do?”
The Grandfather quietly turned from putting coal in the stove and replied, “Take this coal basket down to the river and bring me back a basket of water.”

The boy did as he was told, but all the water leaked out before he got back to the house. The grandfather laughed and said, “You’ll have to move a little faster next time,” and sent him back to the river with the basket to try again. This time the boy ran faster, but again the basket was empty before he returned home. Out of breath, he told his grandfather that it was impossible to carry water in a basket, and he went to get a bucket instead.

The old man said, “I don’t want a bucket of water; I want a basket of water. You’re just not trying hard enough,” and he went out the door to watch the boy try again.

At this point, the boy knew it was impossible, but he wanted to show his grandfather that even if he ran as fast as he could, the water would leak out before he got back to the house.

The boy again dipped the basket into river and ran hard, but when he reached his grandfather the basket was again empty. Out of breath, he said,”See Grandpa, it’s useless!”

“So you think it is useless?” The old man said, “Look at the basket.” The boy looked at the basket and for the first time realized that the basket was different. It had been transformed from a dirty old coal basket and was now clean, inside and out.

“Son, that’s what happens when you read the Bhagavath Geetha. You might not understand or remember everything, but when you read it, you will be changed, inside and out. That is the work of Krishna in our lives.”
Submitted by: Viswanath
Submitted on: Thu Jul 19 2012 21:47:43 GMT-0700 (PDT)
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శ్రీ రామ రామ రామేతి రమే రామే మనోరమే !
సహస్రనామ తతుల్యం రామ నామ వరాననే !!
Submitted by: Viswanath
Submitted on: Sun Sep 30 2012 12:23:35 GMT+0530 (IST)
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Language: Telugu
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You can not help anyone, you can only serve:
Serve the children of the Lord,serve the Lord Himself,if you have the privilege.

If the Lord grants that you can help any one of His children, blessed you are,do not think too much of yourselves.

Blessed you are that privilege was given to you when others had it not.
Do it only as a worship.

-Swami Vivekananda
-Viswanath

Submitted on: Sun Sep 30 2012 12:01:01 GMT+0530 (IST)
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आलसी गए कुँए में, तो छः महीने ऊपर नहीं

Submitted by: Deepa
Submitted on: Sun Aug 12 2012 21:49:57 GMT+0530 (IST)
Category: Proverb
Language: Hindi
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