JANUARY 2021 ‘GOOD THOUGHTS’ CALENDAR (Post No.9088)

WRITTEN BY LONDON SWAMINATHAN

Post No. 9088

Date uploaded in London – –29 DECEMBER 2020      

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QUOTATIONS ON KNOWLEDGE, WISDOM AND INTELLLIGENCE

FESTIVAL DAYS – JAN.1 -NEW YEAR, 12- SWAMI VIVEKANANDA JAYANTI/ NATIONAL YOUTH DAY, 13- BOGI PANDIKAI/LOHRI, 14- MAKARA SANKRANTI/ PONGAL/UTTARAYANA PUNYAKALA, 15 – KANU PONGAL, MAATTUP PONGAL, 19/20- GURU GOVINDA JAYANTI, 23- SUBASH CHANDRA BOSE JAYANTI, 26- REPUBLIC DAY, 28-THAIPPUSAM

AMAVASYAI/NEW MOON DAY- JAN.13; PURNIMA/FULL MOON DAY – JAN.28; EKADASI FASTING DAYS -9, 24

AUSPICIOUS DAYS – 17, 18, 25, 27

WISH YOU ALL A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR.

JANUARY 1 FRIDAY

To discern the truth in everything, from whomsoever it may be heard, is wisdom. –Tirukkural 423

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JANUARY 2 SATURDAY

Which intelligent man will involve himself in purposeless endeavours?

Katha Sarit Sagaram

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JANUARY 3 SUNDAY

Wisdom is a weapon which defends against decline. It is the inner fortress that baffles the enemies entry– Tirukkural 421

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JANUARY 4 MONDAY

Not brawn, but brain is mans prime pal every where.

— Katha Sarit Sagaram

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JANUARY 5 TUESDAY

Not to let the mind roam where it will, to withdraw it from evil, and direct it to that which is good- this is wisdom –Tirukkural 422

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JANUARY 6 WEDNESDAY

Every thing is attainable by intellect

—Katha Sarit Sagaram

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JANUARY 7 THURSDAY

The wise are universal friends, equal minded without too much blooming or glooming–Tirukkural 425

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JANUARY 8 FRIDAY

He is wise who tackles a crisis when it arises

Hitopadesam 4-6

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JANUARY 9 SATURDAY

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Prudence is indeed achieving more even while spending less-

Panchatantra 4-29

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JANUARY 10 SUNDAY

Even among animals, brain supercedes brawn

— Katha Sarit Sagaram

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JANUARY 11 MONDAY

A single genius is is the sole succour for the upcoming many

Brhat Katha Manjari

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JANUARY 12 TUESDAY

Intellect follows action

Chanakya Niti 3-15

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JANUARY  13 WEDNESDAY

Intelligence accomplishes all desires

Brhat katha manjari

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JANUARY 14 THURSDAY

Surely,pristine intelligence is Kamadenu, Wish fulfilling cow

Subhasita Ratna Bhandagaram

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JANUARY 15 FRIDAY

It is folly not to fear what should be feared. To fear to that which should be feared is the way of the wise.

–Tirukkural 428

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JANUARY 16 SATURDAY

The penniless survive, but not the intellectually impoverished

— Katha Sarit Sagaram

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JANUARY 17 SUNDAY

He who ferries his ordained duties to the shore of completion is reckoned as wise- Valmiki Ramayana

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JANUARY 18 MONDAY

The wise accomplish all by sheer dint of intelligence

Brhat Katha Manjari

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JANUARY 19 TUESDAY

Nothing beyond the purview of the wise

–Sakuntalam

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JANUARY 20 WEDNESDAY

The intellect, even of the great, turn devious

Panchatantra 2-177

JANUARY 21 THURSDAY

A wise man should not consume liquor

Satopadesaprabandha

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JANUARY 22 FRIDAY

No dreaded evil shock s the wise who have the foresight to see ahead and guard them selves.

–Tirukkural 429.

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JANUARY 23 SATURDAY

Those who possess wisdom possess every thing.

Those who have not wisdom, whatever else they possess, have nothing.

Tirukkural 430

JANUARY 24 SUNDAY

What is beyond the ken of the wise ?

–Katha Sarit Sagaram

JANUARY 25 MONDAY

The wise have foresight of events; the ignorant do not foresee.

–Tirukkural 427

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JANUARY  26 TUESDAY

Those endowed with intelligence discern the auspicious from the inauspicious–Valmiki Ramayana 3-66-16

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JANUARY 27 WEDNESDAY

No wise man succumbs to the wrath of the devilish

—- Subhasita Ratna Bhandagaram

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JANUARY 28 THURSDAY

The mind is tormented by actions and not viceversa

Mahanataka and Subhasita Ratna Bhandagaram

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JANUARY 29 FRIDAY

The intelligent attain their desired ends using right strategies – Katha Sarit Sagaram

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JANUARY  30 SATURDAY

The intelligent can be easlyconvinced

Katha Sarit Sagaram

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JANUARY 31 SUNDAY

To live in conformity with the world is wisdom

–Tirukkural 426

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JANUARY 2021, WISDOM, KNOWLEDGE QUOTES.INTELLECT, 

MAY 2019 GOOD THOUGHTS CALENDAR (Post No.6318)

WRITTEN  by London swaminathan

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Date: 28 April 2019


British Summer Time uploaded in London – 9-01 am

Post No. 6318

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31 QUOTATIONS ON KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM

Auspicious Days – May 2, 8,10,16,17,23,29
Festival Days- 1 May Day, 7 Akshaya Trutyai, 18 Vaikasi Visakam, May 23- Indian Election Results

New moon- 4, Full moon-18 , Ekadasi fasting days 15, 30


May 1 Wednesday

He who sees all beings as oneself is the truly learned –

–Chanakya Niti 6-2


May 2 Thursday

Wisdom is the weapon which defends against destruction; it is the inner fortress that baffles the enemy’s entry- Tirukkural 421 (Tamil Veda)


May 3 Friday 

Self – knowledge is the ultimate knowledge

–Sanskrit saying


May 4 Saturday 

Not to let the mind roam where it will, to withdraw it from evil and direct it to that which is good- that is wisdom –Tirukkural 422 (Tamil Veda)


May 5 Sunday 

Knowledge is shrouded in ignorance and all beings deluded thereby

–Bhagavad Gita 5-15


May 6 Monday 

To discern the truth in everything, from whomsoever it may be heard, is wisdom -Tirukkural 423 (Tamil Veda)

May 7 Tuesday 
The blind man is better than the ignorant

–Kahavatratnakar


May 8 Wednesday

The wise express even profound thoughts in simple terms,

But would grasp the subtlities of all what others say –Tirukkural 424 (Tamil Veda)


May 9 Thursday

Nothing is gained by the holy gab when the truth remains unknown. –Kahavatratnakar

May 10 Friday

The wise are universal friends, equal minded without too much blooming or glooming – Tirukkural 425 (Tamil Veda)

May 11 Saturday

How can a hunter ever know the value of a priceless pearl?

–Kahavatratnakar


May 12 Sunday

To live in conformity with the world is wisdom- Tirukkural 426 (Tamil Veda)


May 13 Monday

Does a donkey know ( can smell) the fragrance of camphor?

–Tamil proverb


May 14 Tuesday

The wise have foresight of events; the ignorant do not forsee- Tirukkural 427 (Tamil Veda)


May 15 Wednesday

If one knows oneself, all harms can be avoided

Tamil saint Tirumular in Tiru manthiram

May 16 Thursday

It is folly not to fear what should be feared; to fear that which should be feared is the way of the wise- Tirukkural 428 (Tamil Veda)

May 17 Friday

Seeing One (god in everything) is the true vision – Tamil poetess Avvaiyar


May 18 Saturday

The wise, who coming ills foresee,

From future dreaded shocks are free

– Tirukkural 429 (Tamil Veda)

May 19 Sunday

What is the use of enlightening the enlightened? –Kahavatratnakar

May 20 Monday

Wisdom is the fruit of penance

–Bharatamanjari

May 21 Tuesday

Those who possess wisdom, possees everything; those who have not wisdom, whatever else they possess, have nothing- Tirukkural 430 (Tamil Veda)



May 22 Wednesday

Knowledge alone is the greatest strength

–Subhasita ratna khanda manjusa

May 23 Thursday

Listening and learning from the wise is the treasure of treasures- Tirukkural 411 (Tamil Veda)


May 24 Friday

Buddhiman balavan- Sanskrit saying (Intellectuals are stronger than musclemen)


May 25 Saturday

Even the creator fails to please the dull- witted dunce

–Niti satakam -2,Hitopadesam 1-56


May 26 Sunday

When there is no food for the ear, a little food will be given to the stomach too- Tirukkural 412 (Tamil Veda)


May 27 Monday

No eye greater than knowledge – –Subhasita ratna khanda manjusa

May 28 Tuesday

Listen to whatever is good, however little; little as it may be, it will bring you much greatness- Tirukkural 416 (Tamil Veda)

May 29 Wednesday

Numeracy and literacy are two eyes – Kondrai venthan

May 30 Thursday

Nothing in this world is as sacred as wisdom —

Bhagavad Gita 4-38

May 31 Friday

Everyone does not know everything

–Mudraraksasa