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GREAT REFUGE BY RAM SWARUP
Not to take or to appropriate for oneself something which has not
rightfully been given or accrued as the result of one's own efforts.
NON-ATTACHMENT - Aparigraha
Not to cling to any material thing or outward status, or to surround
oneself with possessions and property so as to glorify oneself.
CLEANLINESS - Saucha
To practice purity and cleanliness in body, speech and mind.
CONTENTMENT - Santosha
To remain content whatever circumstances may bring us, good or bad
fortune, flattery or insult. To always maintain a happy, cheerful
and helpful attitude.
To strive to control one's physical, sensory and mental impulses
according to the Divine presence within. To exercise patience and
fortitude in all that one does, acting out of peace of mind.
SELF-STUDY - Svadhyaya
To regularly observe and study oneself and spiritual teachings that
SURRENDER TO GOD - Ishvara-Pranidhana
To surrender the fruits of all actions to God. To recognize the
Divine Will as the only real power in the universe.