By Niraj Bidawatka
Yesterday a top cop of Mumbai committed suicide because he was suffering from cancer. This shows that those who are too sensually attached, their tolerance level is very less. A few years ago this person was the Joint Commissioner (Crime) of Mumbai and he was regularly seen prominently on Page 3 of the Bombay Times despite being a policeman. Generally one finds film stars and socialites on “Page 3.” To find a police officer regularly on page 3 shows that he was too sensual and his committing suicide, conclusively proves it.
The first teaching of Krishna in the Bhagavad-gita is that everyone should learn to tolerate the dualities of life. But modern civilization is such, that there is no tolerance and there is no education about rebirth. One is simply taught how to earn money and how to enjoy. If things go wrong, then these so-called educated “high-fliers” cannot handle the situation and end up committing suicide. Continue reading