Caught in the grip of ignorance, self proclaimed experts consider themselves learned authorities. Befooled, they wander about this world engaging in arguments and counterarguments, like the blind leading the blind.
According to the scriptures, our ultimate original enemy is avidya, ignorance. In ignorance, we forget who we are, we forget what our needs are and then we cultivate the wrong desires. This ignorance, like a friend, promises us happiness through sense gratification but all that we have experienced in the end is anxiety,struggle for survival, and fear.
There has never been a prison built by man that people haven’t figured out how to escape. But what kind of prison God has created…. no walls, no guards and although everyone is suffering in this world no one wants to get out.