Most Practical Spiritual Advice for Today
What is the value in gaining all the people in the world as your silly facebook contact, but you lose your soul (to degradation)?
What is the value in having 7 billion followers, but your soul has none?
What is the value in gaining many connections in the world, when your soul has no connection to the material world?
What is the value in hooking your body to the material world, when you are the soul, which cannot be hooked to any body for long?
What is the value in talking non-sense all day, if your soul will be forced to come back in another body to hear back the non-sense, life after life.
- Immediately close all your silly social media accounts.
- Start to reduce cell phone usage. It’s easy to talk non-sense all day. Stop the non-sense.
- NEVER give your children a cell phone.
The purpose of these silly social media accounts is simply to waste valuable time by engaging you in non-sense thoughts and talks.
The purpose of the cell phone is simply to engage you in non-sense talk all day, so you waste your days and life.
When your mind is occupied in social media and/or cell phone usage, your mind become more materialized. Spirituality is opposite of materialism. Stop the non-sense social media and cell phone usage and let your mind focus on the self, the soul. Rather than other people who are completely materialized.
Purpose of Social Media and Cell Phones?
To keep people in darkness by making them waste valuable time by engaging them in using these very addictive inventions, which hooks them to material existence. Due to focusing their mind constantly on thinking of worldly affairs.
Social media and cell phone usage is all about seeing non-sense, talking non-sense, thoughts of non-sense people and their activities and so on. Basically everything that is mentioned in the below verse is affected by social media and cell phone usage.
“Humility; pridelessness; nonviolence; tolerance; simplicity; approaching a bona ﬁde spiritual master; cleanliness; steadiness; self-control; renunciation of the objects of sense gratiﬁcation; absence of false ego; the perception of the evil of birth, death, old age and disease; detachment; freedom from entanglement with children, wife, home and the rest; even-mindedness amid pleasant and unpleasant events; constant and unalloyed devotion to Me; aspiring to live in a solitary place; detachment from the general mass of people; accepting the importance of self-realization; and philosophical search for the Absolute Truth – all these I declare to be knowledge, and besides this whatever there may be is ignorance.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 13.8-12)
Drug usage will harm your body, social media and cell phone usage will harm your soul by corrupting your mind.
Don’t get addicted to social media and cell phone, get addicted to God. You can only get addicted to one of them.
“Always think of Me, become My devotee, worship Me and offer your homage unto Me. Thus you will come to Me without fail. I promise you this because you are My very dear friend. ” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 18.65)
Stay connected with Krishna, not facebook.
Listen to the Bhagavad-Gita and Srimad-Bhagavatam, not worldly affairs from social media accounts.