Maya has the capacity to ruin our life. If we understand the nature of
Maya well, it will go away from us in one moment. If we give a high place
to it without understanding, then it will get the upper hand and will
begin to dance on our heads.
In one village, a marriage was to take place. The party of the bridegroom
came to the village and was staying in a house. The party of the bride was
staying in another house. In between these two parties, there was one
individual who wanted all kinds of comforts and was demanding them from
both the parties. This individual used to go to the bridegroom's place and
tell them that they were always coming late and causing a lot of problems
to the bride's party. People belonging to the bridegroom's party thought
that he was some respected elder from the side of the bride. Similarly he
went to the bride's house and told them that they were not respecting the
bridegroom and members of his party and were not giving them all the
respect that was due to them.
This individual was enacting a drama. He was going to the bridegroom's
party and was behaving as if he was a respected elder from the bride's
side; and he was going to the bride's people and behaving as if he was a
respected elder from the bridegroom's side. When this drama went too far,
the two parties started investigating and found that he belonged to
Once you make an inquiry and find out the origin of Maya, it will
disappear; even as the individual in our story disappeared.
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