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Re: Sharanaagathi - Surrender and Grace

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Date: Fri Jan 05 1996 - 12:53:29 PST

     Dear friends,

     The text from Sri Vijayaraghavan's speech is a measure of his vidhwath
     and humility. Well-researched, precise and clear. At some point close
     to the end he says:

      The expressions "I want to be" and "I want to have" agree with the
     subject 'ahamkara'  and have no place in the language of
     sharanagati....

     This reminds me of Sri Sathya Saai's very famous quip:

     PEACE is all you will have if you remove ego and desire by removing
     "I" and "WANT" from "I WANT PEACE". How succinct!

     Dilipan.