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THOUGHT OF THE DAY TO YOUR LIFE FROM BUDDHISM(SOURCE-VIEW ON BUDDHISM WEB SITE)

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The four immeasurable, also known as the Brahma Viharas (Skt.) are found in one brief and beautiful prayer: May all sentient beings have happiness and its causes,
May all sentient beings be free of suffering and its causes,
May all sentient beings never be separated from bliss without suffering,
May all sentient beings be in equanimity, free of bias, attachment and anger.
The Buddha taught the following to his son Rahula (from "Old path white clouds" by Thich Nhat Hahn): 
"Rahula, practice loving kindness to overcome anger. Loving kindness has the capacity to bring happiness to others without demanding anything in return.
Practice compassion to overcome cruelty. Compassion has the capacity to remove the suffering of others without expecting anything in return.
Practice sympathetic joy to overcome hatred. Sympathetic joy arises when one rejoices over the happiness of others and wishes others well-being and success.
Practice non-attachment to overcome prejudice. Non-a…

Total Number Of Dengue Patients Reported This Year Has Exceeded Last Year's Figure

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The total number of Dengue Patients reported throughout the island this year up to now has exceeded the total number of Dengue Patients  reported during the last year(2013) according to the Sri Lanka Epidemiology Unit.Around 43,059 Dengue Patients have been reported during January-December this year while 32,063 Dengue Patients have been reported during last year.

There's an increase of 10,996 patients this year when comparing to the total number of dengue patients that have been reported during  last year the epidemiology unit has said.

During first eighteen days of this month 1104 dengue patients have been reported throughout the island it has been revealed.The majority of these patients have been reported from the Western Province