Help others - The Purpose of Life

The purpose of human life is to use the mind, body and speech for the helping others. Research indicates that those who consistently help other people experience less stress, enjoy higher levels of mental health, feel more connected to your spirit, feel more grateful for what you have and less invested in the 'rat race' that causes stress for so many of us.

The deepest science behind this is that when one uses his mind, speech and body for serving others, he will have everything; he would never be short of material comforts and worldly happiness. Religion begins with an obliging nature. Happiness begins from the moment you do something for others.

The purpose of human life is to break this bondage of life after life and for attaining eternal liberation (moksha) from bondage of karma. It is for the purpose of becoming 'Absolute'-fully enlightened; to acquire Self Realization. And if one does not get the opportunity to attain the knowledge of Self-realization, then he should live for others.

Dadashri's main goal in life was to give happiness to all who met him. He never thought about his own happiness. He was always looking for ways to ease other people's miseries. That is the reason compassion and the extraordinary, divine, spiritual science of "Akram Vignan" manifested within him.

In this compilation, Dadashri has given many comprehensive explanations of unfailing methods for one to fulfill life's goal through serving and helping others. Eternal happiness however is only attained through Self Realization.

Right Understanding to help others

You can help others only when you have absolute peace and bliss. Responsibilities in life can be fulfilled in better way after Self Realization

Spiritual Quotes

  1. Happiness begins from the moment you do something for others.
  2. The only purpose of the human life and its essence is this: To use one's mind, body and speech for others.
  3. He who wants happiness should make others happy and he, who wants misery, should make others miserable.
  4. Whatever benefits come your way, whether they are related to your body, your mind or your speech, if you give these benefits freely to others, you will receive everything for yourself. You will not lack any of life's necessities.
  5. Dharma (religion) begins from the moment you begin to give happiness (sukh) to others. Compassion begins when one is not worried about his own happiness but is constantly preoccupied with helping others in difficulty.
  6. If you cannot Help Others at least make sure that you do not hurt anyone, even if they have caused you problems. A person hurts you because of the effect of your own past karma unfolding in this life.
  7. A person who takes care of his parents will, in turn, be taken care of and all his needs will be met.
  8. Real service is that which is done silently, without anyone's knowledge. If it is visible, then it is not called a service.
  9. There are all kinds of services to society, but the true service is one where a person does not have even the slightest belief of, 'I am doing a service to the society.'
  10. Relative religions are the path of the worldly life. They are the path of service to others. The path of liberation goes beyond serving others. It is to remain in the bliss of the Self (Soul).

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