Is suffering necessary for awakening?

The following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Question: When intense suffering is created, that usually wakes up people. But is it possible that one can wake up without suffering, living a very comfortable life?

Acharya Prashant (AP): You see, only the sleeping one can wake up.

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Author and Vedanta Teacher | acharyaprashant.org

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Acharya Prashant

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Author and Vedanta Teacher | acharyaprashant.org

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