you have to learn to live without violence in such a
It is difficult to
live sanely in an insane world but that is the only life there is and one has
to find one's way to live through it.
All that we can do is
to never become violent against violence, because that is not going to
Have deep compassion.
If one has to suffer,
one should suffer through compassion.
And people who are
violent are completely unaware; they don't know what they are doing.
That's what Jesus has
to say to the people; it is his last message to the world.
He asks God to forgive
these people because they don't know what they are doing.
So one can pray, one
can love, and one can have compassion, but the violence is there.
And you cannot change
it, because the world is so big; how can you change it? One has to accept it.
And you can go on doing
whatsoever one can do on one's own -- a little bit, whatsoever one can
Spread your love.
The world is like a
desert but even if you can sow a single seed and only two flowers come to it,
even that is something.
In this vast desert
land if two flowers or even a single flower comes up, that too is good.
So don't be too
concerned about it.
Just be concerned about
one thing: how you can love people who are violent and how to live in a world
which is not sane at all.
Find ways. And this is
my whole effort here -- through meditation, prayer, groups.
These are ways to seek
and search for some secrets so that you can go unscathed, uncontaminated by
But it is possible.
The world will remain
violent, you can become non-violent
. and that is all that can be done.
So don't be worried