Family Day in the Words of World’s Family of Enlightened Souls

Painting realized by sahaja yogis from Ontaro - used as a backdrop for a free public event

Painting realized by sahaja yogis from Ontario –  backdrop for a free public event in Burlington

Shri Mataji: For a person who is a yogi, the Whole World is his own Family.

Confucius: “To put the world in order, we must first put the nation in order; to put the nation in order, we must first put the family in order; to put the family in order; we must first cultivate our personal life; we must first set our hearts right.

Richard Bach: “The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof.”

Kahlil Gibran: “The universe is my country and the human family is my tribe.”

Lao Tzu: “In family life, be completely present.”

Native Indian’s Proverbs on Family

Halton Sahaja Yoginis - Family photo, May 2013 in Burlington

Halton Sahaja Yoginis – Family photo, May 2013 in Burlington

 

“With all things and in all things, we are relatives.” (Sioux)

“Think not forever of yourselves, O chiefs, nor of your own generation. Think of continuing generations of our families, think of our grandchildren and of those yet unborn, whose faces are coming from beneath the ground.” (Peacemaker, Founder of the Iroquois Confederacy -circa 1000 AD)

African Proverbs on Family

People in Light - Axinia

If I am in harmony with my family, that’s success. ~ Ute proverb
A family is like a forest, when you are outside it is dense, when you are inside you see that each tree has its place. ~ African Proverb
If relatives help each other, what evil can hurt them? ~ African proverb
He who earns calamity, eats it with his family. ~ African proverb
The old woman looks after the child to grow its teeth and the young one in turn looks after the old woman when she loses her teeth. ~ Akan (Ghana, Ivory Coast) proverb
When brothers fight to the death, a stranger inherits their father’s estate. ~ Ibo proverb

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