Kochi: Rage and lust cause people to sin, Chief of Sringeri Math Jagadguru Sankaracharya Sri Bharati Tirtha Mahaswamiji has said.
Speaking after receiving a grand welcome at Ernakulam Kinattunkara Samoohamadom on Wednesday, the Swamiji said that pride caused downfall.
Since God glows in every living being, it would only be proper to show kindness towards everything. The goal of every individual should be to attain moksha, the Swamiji said.
The reception given to the Swamiji was led by S. Krishna Iyer, A.K. Sheshadri, and R. Ramakrishnan.
Sringeri Math administrator Gowri Shankar and Sree Sankara educational institutions Managing Trustee B.S. Krishnan participated in the function