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Teaching From Hindu Puranas On Charity

A small collection of teachings on charity from various Hindu Puranas.

This body is doomed to perish. Why should I take care of something which is impermanent? I take protection of another secret source – charity.

Charity is the best way to ensure glory in your mortal life and get salvation in heaven after you quit your mortal body. Be considerate to all and be charity minded. Then all gates of glory and heaven or salvation remain open for you.

A man not devoted to charity acquires neither wealth nor the cherished desires.

He who long for wealth to be given in charity, attains riches and fame.

The country is destroyed where food grains is not given in charity.

Charity is the best thing for a human being, by performing which he gains all this ends.