9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Rose Within The Rose Within : A certain man planted a rose and watered it faithfully and before it blossomed, he examined it. He saw the bud that would soon blossom, but noticed thorns upon the stem and he thought, “How can any beautiful flower come from […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Rope The Rope : The night fell heavy in the heights of the mountains and the man could not see anything. All was black. Zero visibility and the moon and the stars were covered by the clouds. As he was climbing only a few feet away from […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Proud Red Rose The Proud Red Rose : One beautiful spring day a red rose blossomed in a forest. Many kinds of trees and plants grew there. As the rose looked around, a pine tree nearby said. “What a beautiful flower. I wish I was that lovely.” […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The One-Eyed Doe The One-Eyed Doe : A Doe had the misfortune to lose one of her eyes and could not see any one approaching her on that side. So to avoid any danger she always used to feed on a high cliff near the sea with her […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Obstacle in Our Path The Obstacle in Our Path : In ancient times, a king had a boulder placed on a roadway. Then he hid himself and watched to see if anyone would remove the huge rock. Some of the king’s wealthiest merchants and courtiers came by […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Neighbor The Neighbor : Sayyed Jawad Ameli, a great Mujtahid, was having his dinner when someone knocked at his door. A servant from his master, Ayatullah Savyed Mehdi Bahrul Uloom, appeared and said, “Your master has sent for you to come immediately. He has just sat down […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Most Beautiful Heart The Most Beautiful Heart : One day a young man was standing in the middle of the town proclaiming that he had the most beautiful heart in the whole valley. A large crowd gathered and they all admired his heart for it was perfect. […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Monkey and The Dolphin The Monkey and The Dolphin : One day…. long ago, some sailors set out to sea in their sailing ship. One of them brought his pet monkey along for the long journey. When they were far out at sea, a terrible storm overturned […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Milkmaid The Milkmaid : A milkmaid was on her way to the market to sell some milk from her cow. As she carried the large jug of milk on top of her head, she began to dream of all the things she could do after selling the […]

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9 Nov 2014
Nov 9 2014

The Mayonnaise And The Coffee The Mayonnaise And The Coffee : When things in YOUR life seem almost too much to handle, when 24 hours in a day are not enough, remember the mayonnaise Jar…and the Coffee… A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items […]

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