The answer is, of course, that the monks have worked very hard to become happy, peaceful people. Evolutionary biologists would answer that the monks have to work hard because they are up against the darker side of human nature. Humans, like all animals, are essentially selfish beings.
Will you agree to it; see the facebook and social medias and almost everything that your eyes sees…is crazy…is all me me me me me….
WHO IS THE HAPPIEST PERSON IN THE WORLD?
Matthieu Ricard, 69, is a Tibetan Buddhist monk originally from France who has been called “the world’s happiest man.” That’s because he participated in a 12-year brain study on meditation and compassion led by a neuroscientist from the University of Wisconsin, Richard Davidson. Just incredible!!! Remember being a monk don’t change your religion but it does change you within….
What makes Buddhists happy?
Buddhism has always emphasized the practice of dana, or giving. As well as giving money or material possessions, Buddhism recognizes the benefit of giving less tangible gifts such as time, wisdom and support. Make giving part of your life, can help you achieve more happiness.
Now you know why we are searching for the truth!! The Truth is within you…mediate day and night and start loving yourself and start giving back the goodness that you have within you.
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