Man is a restlessness

Following is an excerpt from a samvaad (diaogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Acharya Prashant (AP): A small particle of snow starts falling from a hillside. As it keeps rolling down the slope what does it gather?

Listener 1 (L1): More snow

AP: More snow. And ultimately it becomes quite big. So, if you ask, “Who is it that has become big?”




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