Sri Ramana Maharishi

11 Sep
Ramana Maharshi

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….Certainly. Help yourself and that is itself according to God‘s Will. Every action is prompted by Him only. As for prayer for the sake of others, it looks so unselfish on the surface of it. But analyse the feeling and you will detect selfishness there also. You desire others’ happiness so that you may be happy. Or you want the credit for having interceded on others’ behalf. God does not require an intermediary. Mind your business and all will be well.

Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharishi, from the classic, ‘Talks’, p 547

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