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30-10-20

Mother Teresa: Smile!

Peace begins with a smile.

Mother Teresa

The Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, M.C.,commonly known as Mother Teresa (Skopje, Albania, 26 August 1910 - Calcutta, India 5 September 1997), born as Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, was an Albanian-born, Indian Roman Catholic Religious Sister. In the year 1950 Mother Teresa founded the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta, a Roman Catholic religious congregation, which in 2012 consisted of over 4,500 sisters and is active in 133 countries. For over 45 years she served the poor, sick, orphaned, and dying, at the same time guiding the expansion of her congregation, at first in India and later in other countries. After her death she was beatified by Pope John Paul II, giving the title Blessed Teresa of Calcutta. She won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 and the highest civilian award of India, the Bharat Ratna, in 1980 for her humanitarian work. A dozen of first level national and international awards joined them.

29-10-20

Deepak Chopra: Mind your thoughts

If you and I are having a single thought of violence or hatred against anyone in the world at this moment, we are contributing to the wounding of the world.

Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra ( born New Delhi, October 22, 1947) is a Hindu Indian-American physician, a holistic health guru, alternative medicine practitioner, communicator and prolific writer. He has written extensively on spirituality and the power of the mind in healing care. Influenced by the teachings of traditional Indian scriptures such as Ayurveda, traditional medicine Hindu stream Vedanta and the Bhagavad Gita

28-10-20

Laozi: Nature

Nature does not hurry,
yet everything is accomplished.

Laozi

Laozi also referred to as Lao-Tzu, Lao-Zi , translated from Chinese "Old Master", was a philosopher of ancient China. He is considered one of the most important philosophers of Chinese civilization and he is held responsible for writing the Dao De Ching or Tao Te Ching, the essential work of Taoism. According to Chinese traditions, Laozi lived in the 6th century BCE. Some historians contend that he actually lived in the 5th-4th century BCE, concurrent with the Hundred Schools of Thought and Warring States period.

27-10-20

Dalai Lama: Our own potential and self-confidence

With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.

Dalai Lama

The name Dalai Lama is a combination of the Mongolian word dalai meaning "Ocean" and the Tibetan word? "la-ma" meaning "guru,teacher. This is the title that gets the leader of the Tibetan government in exile and spiritual leader of Lamaism and Buddhism Tibet before the Chinese invasion. The current 14th Dalai Lama is Tenzin Gyatso (July 6, 1935).

26-10-20

Jim Rohn: Your attention

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

Jim Rohn

Emanuel James "Jim" Rohn (Yakima, WA,September 17, 1930 - West Hills, CA, December 5, 2009) was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker. His rags to riches story played a large part in his work, which influenced others in the personal development industry like Anthony Robbins, Mark Victor Hansen, Brian Tracy y Jack Canfield.