Personality Development (Youth)What is real Personality?The sign of life is struggle for growth.Shaping the growth through proper training & systemic discipline is the only way to make life beautiful; which ultimately leads to fully fledged personality.Achievement in life certainly makes a person great, but does not add much to his or her personality.
The need of the hour is to develop personality based on character & not on achievements in life.Real personality which is based on character, is remembered by the world through eternity. There names remain imprinted in the hearts of millions of people forever. Swami Vivekananda, Mahatma Gandhi etc.
Difference between change & development.Four Dimensions of the Human Personality
1.Physical 2. Mental 3. Intellectual 4. spiritual
A harmonious growth af all these aspects constitutes the real personality. One must strive for sound health strong mind, pure intellect & spiritual growth simultaneously.Physical DimensionBalanced died, proper water intake, Asan, regular exercises, Pranayam (Breathing exercises) proper rest cultivating, good habits & self control.
Uncontrolled physical energy may cause, communal riots, antisocial actions, violence, robbery, harassment etc. Habits, good helps in developing physical health.Bed, drinking, smoking, drug addiction making a person weak. (succeptable to chronic diseases)Conservation of sensual & mental energy by observing Brahmacharya (Continence) resulting in to increase in vigour, strength & good memory.
Mental Dimension1. It is the mind that makes the body.2. Mind is the repository of thoughts.3. Negative & evil thoughts make the mind weak.Weak Mind1. Gets irritated & loses temper over trifling matters. 2. Easily succumb to temptations like stealing, bribery etc.3. Due to confusion, suspicion & prejudice fails to take right decision. 4. Such mind compromise & surrenders to evil forces.5. It can not face challenge in life.6. It never appreciates good qualities in others.7. Restlessness, fear, Tension, Laziness, frustration, superstitions & negative thinking are the main character of a weak mind.
Strong Mind1. Remains calm even in adversities 2. It never succumbs to temptation & develops tremendous courage to say No in immoral thoughts & action.3. Free from prejudice, suspicion & jealousy.4. Take right judgment at right time5. It never indulge in wrong actions, prompted by evil emotions as desire, anger, greed, fear, hatred etc.6. Positive thinking, concentration fearlessness, adventurous nature & self confidence.
What is to be done
Habit of cultivating positive thoughts.Habits of reading good books (Akhand Jyoti Magazine)The practice of meditation & self introspection.
3. Intellectual dimensionIt is superior to physical & mental health. Functions are Originality, creativity, deep thinking & to discriminate between right & wrong.The mind does not have that capacity.Intellectual strength brings happiness to one self & others.The mind always tries to deceive us.
What to do Meditation on rising sun & recitation of Gayatri Mantra.Regular habit of reading good books of self analysis & correction to cultivate & to develop the quality.To attend seminars in Shantikunj Hardwar & DSVV.
4. Spiritual DimentionIn this mortal body, there is something immortal, eternal & of the nature of pure consciousness, bless, peace & source of tremendous power, energy & knowledge.
From it, Spring devine qualities, love, compassion, service, purity, truthfulness, fearlessness etc.This is our devine nature This is superior to all.
Through the devine dwells within our hearts Lord Krishna in Bhagwat Gita (5-15) said- Knowledge remains covered by ignorance There by the creatures become deluded.The moment we remove this screen of ignorance, the knowledge of soul (Inner self) will shine forth and than will manifest all the great virtues in our personality.
Param Pujya Gurudev Pt. Shree Ram Sharma Acharya Said - as one thinks he becomes the same.
Swami Vivekananda said- Teach you selves, teach every one, his real nature call upon the sleeping soul & see how it awakes.
Power will come, glory will come, goodness will come, purity will come, and everything that is excellent will come. When the sleeping soul is roused to self-conscious activity.
It is our birth right to realize this divine within. The purpose of Human life, is to manifest this divinity within, irrespective of cast, creed, colour, sex, position & status. Every one must struggle to manifest this dimention.
How to do it?By removing ignorance.What is ignoranceIgnorance is nothing but the impurity of the mind.Lust, anger, pride, greed, delusion & jeolousyHow to remove Different path suited to different temperaments like Gyan yoga, Bhakti Yoga, Karma Yoga & Raj Yoga but all are combined in one Gayatri Mantra.
Regular practice of this yogasMeditaion on flame or on rising sun & recitation of Gayatri Mantra for fifteen minutes at least.Self less service, regular Swadhyay, practice of discrimination by self introspection will certainly help to develop the spiritual dimention.
A harmonious growth of all physical, mental, intellectual & spiritual makes a man perfect to get success in all the spheres of life along with self satisfaction, god gift & social respect.
Cordially Invited to spritually charged Gayatri Tirth & DSVV Shantikunj Hardwar India.
Bursts of alpha waves are measured after filtration through Crude EEG by a two channel Physiograph. The Percentage improvement shows efficacy of Meditation and power of Mantra Shakti.
21 channel PolyriteThis Electroencephalograph Equipment is used to measure various parameter of the Brain.Various wave burst pattern specially alpha waves are noted during intense meditation.