A long time ago, paper was scarce, and people had to choose carefully what they wrote.
Some of what they wrote survives to this day, and some of it is just as valuable as when it was written.
Today it is very easy to find the Torah, the New Testament, the Koran, the Yoga Sutras, the Vedas, and many other holy texts, carefully preserved from a long tradition. It’s so easy that we might even take it flippantly, and when we pick up these books we seek to disagree or dismiss that ancient wisdom.
But read well and earnestly, especially aloud, drawing the spirit from those words, and you might very quickly find the deeper meanings, the deeper emotions, and the deeper value.
Read the transcript and find important links on the site: A Beautiful Thought - Read the Scriptures: Episode 402