Hinduism: Aspiration for Balance
to the human life shows aspiration for
For example, the concept of four ashramas (stages of life) has been
developed to actualize this need for balance.
The same goal has the concept
vargas (goals of life): artha (success, profit),
dharma (consciousness development/ religious duty) and kama
In Hinduism these three
purposes of life are seen as equal and essential to fulfill. It is said that
artha, dhama and kama constitute the one way to moksha.
Islam: Leading a Balanced
A balanced life is the way
of Islam. Islam teaches people not to be extremists: i.e. neither do too
little nor do too much, but follow the Golden Balance.
Islam teaches people not to be extremists:
i.e. do neither too little nor too much, but follow the Golden Balance.
Furthermore, it teaches people to seek a balance between various facets of
should be harmony and balance between all of the following goals: