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Inspirational Thoughts from Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Swamigal

This inspirational dialogue happened when Dr. S.I.Tulaev, Russian Indologist, had an interview with Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Swamigal, popularly known as Kanchi Paramacharya.Dr. S.I.Tulaev: A man has no temple or church and does not heed to any dogmas. But he always thinks good and does good throughout his life? Could you kindly tell me, Sir, whether such a man has any salvation at the end of his life?Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Swamigal – Yes…. Don’t think that I am giving you this answer after seeing the modern standards of life. No. This is said in our ancient scriptures themselves.There are many aspirants.The Agnostics, those who enquire into the nature of God and by using their own brain come to the conclusion that there is no God. Secondly, Buddhists, or the Sunyavadins, who believe in non-existence.Thirdly, Jains, who believe in suffering by putting their body to various austerities, vratas.Fourthly, Saivaites, Vaishnavites and others who believe in a personal Go…