If you have a lot of property, you have lots
of merries as well as worries. Everyone is going to use your property
and you would soon lose control over them. If you employ a person to
look after them, he will be enjoying your property too. The basic
cause of wars is that of property acquisition that stamps from human greed
worldwide. You thought the best solution is to detach from the wrong
types as far as possible.
Economics leads to gaining wealth and
friendship leads to trouble. You call your ‘I’s back home.
Dissolve all your friendship. Start a new friendship again. A
family breaks up, you dare not start a new one because family changes into
You thought a sound connection leads to a
permanent relationship. So, you divert your energy in search of good
human beings. Then you discover that it is the same as before just
unreliable relationship. So, you start a new group to carry on the
work on developing human potentials again. “Stay on with one group
and you will be benighted,” you murmured to yourself.
Then you discover that learning beings are
behaving like parasites getting lazier and lazier. But no one wants to
be taken advantage of. In the end, they have to leave the group too.
You notice that some 90% of the world
population place their center of gravity in their own property, be they
Buddhists, Muslims, Christians or Hindus. This includes you yourself.
You soon realize that so long as a thing is yours or mine, you have had it
- the age old problem.
While moving amongst beings, you are told to
beware of being who crave for unethical pursuit. Your pay is good but
you still worry. The rule is that your pay is never higher than your
real contribution. You strive for escape from the merciless process of
exploitation. But now and then, you feel you are exploited by others.
So, you have to strike a balance. This you call it the Law of
Balancing of gains and losses in the process of reciprocal exploitation.
You actually do not want to be the loser but, unfortunately, you turn out to
be the loser. You hear stories that millions have died in revolutionary
wars, unjust wars, murders and diseases due to this problem of balance of
You also learn that minor displacement is
always possible and acceptable but greater displacement leads to conflicts,
murders, wars and the like. You are told that war is a sociocosmic
perturbation a means of seeking by force to re-gain lost positions.
You thought there is a law that dictates balancing of gains and losses to
check uni-exploitation as implied, and indicated in this manner:
The existence of two kinds of conflict
a) Unjust conflict which is
necessary to displace the equilibrium
b) Just conflict which is an
attempt to restore the balance
You also try to get more out of your friend, but
soon learn that your friend becomes your enemy. Try to exploit another
nation you will find that exploited nation either succumbs unwillingly or wages
war against you.
Social illness ‑ the social animal is sick thus forcing the exploiters
to compensate to improve the health of the animal
If you are a pianist, someone else will become a piano. Those
who are aware of the exploitation law and are using them for gains in the
business would prosper, while others may become the pianos. And you
still discover that a piano can become a pianist.