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Kindle Life 10.2 The Mechanism of Action

Kindle Life 10.2 The Mechanism of Action

Published on 22 January 2021

How are we different from animals? Subtle 'vasanas' which cannot be seen explained through known examples. How we can be architects of our own future? What is our unique capacity?

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Transcript
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Hari Om!
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The Mechanism of Action
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Kindle Life Chapter 10.2
00:05
Earlier we found that the chain of desire - thought - action is triggered by our inherent tendency called Vasana. Vasanas are very subtle and cannot be seen.
00:23
We wash a used perfume bottle with soap an water, to use it for storing something else, Before using, we again sniff it, to check if it is clean. We find a faint trace of fragrance still there. This can be compared to a vasana.
00:49
From the anaysis of genesis of action, we find that we have no choice, but to act as per our inclinations or tendencies. However, this is not true in case of human beings.
01:08
Animals have no control over their inclinations and hence, victimized by their tendencies.
01:53
BUT MAN THE ROOF AND CROWN OF CREATION, HAS A SPECIAL CAPACITY TO CHANGE THESE BY MAKING THE RIGHT CHOICE THROUGH HIS OWN SELF EFFORT.
02:07
iF THIS CAPACITY IS DEVELOPED AND LIVED, THE TENDENCIES CAN NOT ONLY BE CHANGED BUT ALSO EXHAUSTED TO REVEAL OUR INFINITE NATURE.
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Our future
03:07
HARI OM!