This image teaches a lot.., reflecting various phases of life, a life thoroughly centered on emotion of love.
Eye on the hands is duly contemplated in the scriptures. It has been stated in this context
Karaagre Vasate Lakssmih Karamadhye Sarasvati |
Karamuule Tu Govindah Prabhaate Karadarshanam ||
The wealth Godess lies in the fore portion of the hand,Goddess of wisdom at its middle portion and Lord Govinda at its root. One should have a look on his hands while reciting the above hymn. The provision envisaged in the scriptures holds a great meaning. It fills the human heart with the sprouting of self-sufficiency and self-dependence. He does not look for any support from others, becomes habitual to look at his own hands in all acts pertaining to him. Whatever the nature of work, either good or bad is performed through hands.
One day a farmer’s donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal was old, and the well needed to be covered up anyway; it just wasn’t worth it to retrieve the donkey.
1. Take into account that great love and great achievement involve great risk.
2. Follow the three R’s: Respect for self; Respect for others and Responsibility for all your actions.
3. Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.