Good Samaritans

Swami Vivekananda

Swami Vivekananda, as the entire world knows is the culture creator of the world. If it is about Samaritans, the preaching’s of Swami Vivekananda still jingles in every ear. He brought forth a new understanding of religion. He threw light on the fact that religion is as equally scientific as …

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Mother Teresa’s Nirmal Hriday

The famous English essayist and lexicographer Samuel Johnson has said – ” Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.” Altruism is intrinsic to being human, and even if a person is not your favourite or is a stranger to you, yet you can feel compassion for him. …

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People s President Jos Mujica
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People’s President Jos Mujica

When we talk of charity and actually helping the needy in our country, we all think of public-spirited people who may be lawyers or NGO workers. With the changing business scenario, even the corporates have started practicing what is known as Corporate Social Responsibility, building hospitals and the like. But …

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Jolie’s Life Beyond Glamour

“We cannot close ourselves off to information and ignore the fact that millions of people are out there suffering. I honestly want to help. I don’t believe I feel differently from other people. I think we all want justice and equality, a chance for a life with meaning. All of …

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Fathers- Our truest source of inspiration

“Someone so huge , Someone so big Who never complaints,and never does dig Though he never speaks much, Yet his love never rusts. Someone who holds those fingers too small And lifts them up so I can walk after crawl I start to walk, I start to run But there …

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ImpARTing Happiness

Absolutely no one would be unfamiliar with the sight of poor children running from car to car, windshield to windshield, cajoling people to buy some of the wares they are selling or begging for some money. How many of us care to give so much as a second glance to …

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Being a Good Samaritan, the Modern Way

Writing about being a good Samaritan and not being preachy is really next to impossible. There is absolutely no way of doing it without sounding like a person who talks just to hear himself speak. So, why not try and start with the raging new crazes? The hash tags? The …

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Altruistic Audrey
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Altruistic Audrey

‘Taking care of children has nothing to do with politics. Politics has nothing to do with one’s helping a dying child. Survival, that’s what it’s about. I think perhaps with time, instead of there being a politicization of humanitarian aid, there will be a humanization of politics.’ She is today …

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IT'S YOU! YOU ARE THE GOOD SAMARITAN!
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It’s you! You are the good Samaritan!

We, the aristocrats, bureaucrats and the educated few criticize the current state of affairs but only to watch the world rot in the gut on television. We discuss the statistics of poverty, yet when we witness one right before us, we become the supposedly ‘higher class of people’ who shrug …

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Giving While Living- Chuck Feeney
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Giving While Living- Chuck Feeney

‘Giving while dead, you don’t feel anything. Also, if you give it away today, you can see what it is going to do and then you can rectify your mistakes. But more than that, I think you get satisfaction out of something that happens on your watch.’ Meet Charles ‘Chuck’ …

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