Witty Dispositions

Generally, a person is considered to be a loser if he happens to lose his job, well- thought motive in life, targets, etc. However, from the humanistic angle, a person is said to be a loser if he loses his attributes of liveliness, positivity, optimism, etc. On the other hand, those who keep themselves equipped with these weapons, they turn out to be the real winners in life! No adversity, no disappointment, no challenge is able to push them into the abyss of failure and collapse. Following real incidents are the beautiful demonstrations of the same...


WHEN PEOPLE TRY TO PUSH YOU INTO THE POOL OF SADNESS...


Life often brings dark phases of adversity. Where many allow themselves to doom in such situations, there some play wisely and rather allow themselves to groom! How? Let's learn it from Vinoba Bhave (a spiritualist, social reformer, and freedom activist of India).


"So, how was your experience in the jail? It was the first time you went in jail, right?"- some friends of Vinoba asked him, after he was released from the Akola jail (in Maharashtra). The friends were obviously expecting a sad tale, as it normally happens when anyone is jailed. However, Vinoba's reply was completely different and amazing too. He said, "My stay in jail? Well, you know, I secured a degree in jail."


The friends asked in surprise, "Degree? What degree?"


Vinoba, "M.A. B.S.C."


Friends, "What, M.A. first and then B.Sc?"


Vinoba, "Right! That's the way it happens in jail, you see! …

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What did Vinoba actually say? How did he kept his liveliness upright in the times of adversities??? To know this and furthermore, read the complete article in the Feb'2020 edition of English Akhand Gyan Monthly Magazine.

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