“When I look around the world, I see that the breakdown of society, in terms of family life, religion, the environment, the economy and governance, seems to be deeply connected with a loss of spiritual values. As I explore the inner being – the soul - I discover the original qualities of love, peace, happiness, wisdom and purity, which are the spiritual values of the self.

I need to re-emerge these qualities and use them in my life and my work. Relationships then become a give and take with happiness and love, rather than expectation and demand. I start to respect the self and the laws of the world, but also the laws of nature and the environment. I experience a state of inner contentment that frees us from the tyranny of desires and needs. Spiritual values give an understanding of a different paradigm from which to operate, rather than the materialistic consumer society.”

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