Mark Twain goes about to say that Kashi is older than legend. Nobody can ever decipher the date of this place. When Athens was not even thought of, Kashi was. When Rome did not even exist in people's minds, Kashi was, when Egypt did not exist, Kashi was.
Recently, some cell phone companies in India conducted a survey and found that ninety seven percent of the people are using only seven percent of their phones capabilities. I am not talking about the smart phone. I am talking about basic phones.
The New Indian Express -
Nov 23, 2014
Human Race Will Quietly Peter Out
There are always debates about how the world will end; will it be a floor or fire or a bomb or just Indian politics? In the yogic lore, they say the human body has already reached the last point of evolution.
Fulfilment is not attained by some action. At every stage of your life, you thought “if this happens, my life will become complete.” This thought may have come up within you. For example, when you were a child you thought, “if I get this toy, my life will be complete.” You got that toy, but after few days you took it and threw it into the dustbin.
Whatever the past karma, it is like this: let us say, until the age of thirty you earn ten million rupees. Now you can either squander it or make it grow. In the past, you might have created some riches within you. In this life you may either add to it or squander it; but definitely some quality of that will be there in your life, though in unconsciousness it may go to waste.