This gives us more time to attend the inner need.
I and a friend of mine called Mannon talked together, and we both decided to walk this journey.
I was pursuing the inner path at the expense of the rest of my being and the rest of the world.
With slight risk of exaggeration you could say that he walked almost every mile of the Indian land.
Monks will have three begging bowls for their food: one for water, one for liquid food, one for dry food.
So, at the age of nine, I became a monk, and from then on I was there practicing that kind of nonviolence.
I grew with it, and I used to go to see the monks, who had no possessions, even more extreme than my mother.
If you can kill animals, the same attitude can kill human beings. The mentality is the same which exploits nature and which creates wars.
It became extremely important that we go and see the four heads of the governments, and the message was delivered, with the tea packets, to all these heads.
If we remove ourselves from the world, we are pretending that we can follow our own individual enlightenment and let the rest of the world go to hell, so to speak.