Re: What Makes One Happy at Work
This is very inspiring! Thank you for sharing!
I am sure that others could share many more elevating moments like
the ones below.
--- In Sri_Chinmoy_Inspiration@yahoogroups.com, carr_terri
> Well I can share a couple of things that make me happy as a divine
> enterprise worker:
> - a 9 year-old boy who is completely inspired by Sri Chinmoy's
> weightlifting, etc. Recently I posted the story here about thisthat
> young customer at our restaurant who spontaneously told his mom
> he thinks alarm clocks should be made to wake people up with Srisay
> Chinmoy's music instead of loud beeping sounds.
> - spiritual seekers of all kinds who observe and absorb the
> consciousness of Sri Chinmoy's music and books and appreciate how
> much spiritual masters are serving and helping humanity
> - a recent customer who when thanked for coming to our restaurant
> replied "Thank you for *being here*!
> - the constant opportunity to share with restaurant customers not
> only good vegetarian food but also good will and best wishes for
> their true happiness. I am always happy to see how many customers
> come to our restaurant for more than just vegetarian food. Many
> they come because it helps them feel more peaceful, let go ofstress
> as soon as they step inside, some say it is like an 'oasis in themy
> Thanks for the topic. And may I ask your first name? Is it Do?
> --- In Sri_Chinmoy_Inspiration@yahoogroups.com, do_slava
> <no_reply@> wrote:
> > I started wondering what are the things that make one happy at
> > I came up with the following items (that are certainly true in
> > case):
> > complete a task and leave for the day satisfied as a result;
> > find spare five minutes to be just with myself;
> > infuse someone with enthusiasm and hope;
> > have someone else brighten up my day;
> > know that my work helped someone;
> > understand how my work fits in the bigger scheme of things;
> > leave for home on time;
> > be of some service to others;
> > go running at lunchtime;
> > read an Inspiration-Group post;
> > get an email from my family in my work inbox;
> > learn that a meeting late in the day got cancelled;
> > get invited for a small birthday party at the workplace;
> > drink in the beauty of a rainbow while eating an apple on
> > the rooftop;
> > learn that my vacation entitlement got increased by a few
> > days.
> > It is interesting to get the views of those who work in a divine
> > enterprise I suspect the list could be markedly different!
> > Slava D.