About Sorrow and Joy in Kahlil Gibran’s Prophet & Flower’s Song with Sahaj Definitions

Joy and Sorrow - painting by Kahlil Gibran"We choose our joys and sorrowslong before we experience them."Kahlil Gibran writes in 'The Prophet' on Joy and Sorrow"Then a woman said,'Speak to us of Joy and Sorrow.' And he answered:  Your joy is your sorrow unmasked. And the selfsame well from which your laughter rises was oftentimes filled with your tears. And how else can it be? The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain. Is not the cup that hold your wine the very cup that was burned in the potter's oven?…

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Answers from “The Joy Giving Association” to: What is Life for?! What is Selfishness?! What kills Joy?! What’s the Problem of the World?!

Shri Mataji (founder of  'The Joy Giving Association" known as Sahaja Yoga Meditation :-) ): Majestic Attitude towards Life. Like an elephant. That majesty comes when inside you have that Joy: "Nobody can make me unhappy." So, we are here to give joy, happiness to everyone, to make everyone happy. There are so many ways of making others happy. And for that, we have to learn also. So many things we have to learn, how to make others happy. And then when you make them happy, then you feel that joy within yourself. "Oh, they're so happy."…

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