DEV DHARMA – THE MEANING OF LIFE
We are too much engaged and engrossed in our busy routine to find to raise the question: ‘What is the meaning of life ?”. But there come occasions or situations in life when this question comes to the forefront of our consciousness.
If we lose a dear one, say when one loses one’s only promising child, or one loses one’s partner in life, we ask, what the meaning of life is. Is it another name for suffering or pain ? If one faces terrible deprivations and frustrations for years together in grinding labor to build up one’s business or profession and when he reaches its zenith, he finds to his dismay that he suffers from cancer, he writhes in agony and asks himself: