Prayer for Monday (Makar Sankranti)

Today is the Hindu holiday of Makar Sankranti.

My religion is based on truth and non-violence.
Truth is my God.
Non-violence is the means of realizing Him.
~ Mohandas “Mahatma” Gandhi

Peace and Universal Love is the essence of the Gospel preached by all the Enlightened Ones. The Lord has preached that equanimity is the Dharma. Forgive do I creatures all, and let all creatures forgive me. Unto all have I amity, and unto none enmity. Know that violence is the root cause of all miseries in the world. Violence, in fact, is the knot of bondage. “Do not injure any living being.” This is the eternal, perennial, and unalterable way of spiritual life. A weapon howsoever powerful it may be, can always be superseded by a superior one; but no weapon can, however, be superior to nonviolence and love.

(The Peace Abbey)

This Week’s Affirmation:

“I am Divine Presence expressing as Peace and Harmony.”

(For more on Affirmations, go to my Affirmations Page.)

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