Re: medidtating for peace
Sep 09, 1996 04:02 AM
by m.k. ramadoss
It is very warming to see your message. When we take time to think about
our fellow human beings and send them any help -- physical or non
physical -- it is bound to help however little it may be. When more of us
keep the welfare of our fellow human all over the world at the back of
our mind all the time, it will impact on our daily life.
You have made my day. It is 6.00 AM on Monday when I write this message.
Peace to all living beings.
M K Ramadoss
On Mon, 9 Sep 1996, liesel f. deutsch wrote:
> Dear e-mail friends,
> I imagine that we're all meditating or praying for peace in the Middle East,
> at this point. There was a biography of Sadam Hussein on TV this afternoon.
> IMO some of the details might give focus to our thought endeavors. Sadam was
> brutalized already before he was born, and all during childhood. His father
> & older brother died before he was born, & his mother didn't want him. Tried
> to kill him in utero. Blamed the deaths on him. Lateron, instead of going to
> school, his uncle, who treated him no better, made him steal chickens. He
> killed his first person when he was 10.
> The first thing this story aroused in me was compassion, and a motherly
> "poor baby" (don't laugh. I know he's a killer) and it occurred to me that
> this may not be a bad thing to send even to the butcher of Bagdad. He's
> never known love from anyone. He must be a very tortured human being.
> Probably has lots of night mares. He must live in great fear. The minute he
> suspects that someone is against him, he kills them off, no questions asked
> before or after. It also occurred to me to send healing vibes, even though
> I'm not sure that healing would have an effect on a congenital psychopath,
> which is what he is, since its causes go back already to before he was born.
> I always send harmony and peace, but everyone has their own way of doing
> things like that.
> I was thinking that maybe if I told you about these things, our meditations
> would be more effective.
> I need to say something else ... a repeat of a previous message. There are
> hundreds of thousands of potential little Sadams being brutalized right now
> in Pakistan and other Asian countries as slave labor & prostitutes. In
> Africa & South America kids are starving & living in the gutters. I think we
> shouldn't be too surprised if some of them grow up to be trouble makers. It
> takes just one who's devilishly bright, & has charisma. As Clinton & Dole
> say "our children are our future" I've done my share with a handful of them.
> I'd like to urge some fo you to help some of those kids as well. It's worth
> it. (if only for self-preservation. I'm being my cynical self.)
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