[Advaita-l] Interest Collection is Wrong according to Dharma?
srirudra at gmail.com
Tue Jul 9 06:44:14 CDT 2013
As Shakespeare says in one of his plays -neither a borrower nor a lender be should be our aim.R.Krishnamoorthy.
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On 09-Jul-2013, at 11:58 AM, Bhaskar YR <bhaskar.yr at in.abb.com> wrote:
> After all interest in interest only shows that one wants to increase his
> welfare to enjoy the worldly pleasures,and gets bound by that.
> Hare Krishna
> What about brAmin's F.D.s, R.D.s & other deposits in Banks & post
> offices, I think even our SB a/cs also attracting some rate of interest
> annually is it not ?? These transactions also to be shunned totally?? And
> what about, taking housing & personal loans & ' paying interest' by
> brAhmaNa-s :-)) . If the second one is not permitted in dharma shAstra-s,
> then I am ready to follow it, and will not give any interest nor principal
> amount :-)) but who will give me the bail :-)) More seriously, without
> scratching our heads much about these dharma sUkshma-s, it is better to
> treat all these things as part and parcel of our materialistic life and
> try to concentrate more on our adhyAtmika sAdhana with shraddha & bhakti
> towards almighty.
> Hari Hari Hari Bol!!!
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