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Unlearn to learn afresh

We can compare our mind with cultivable land. Say, we have acres and acres of cultivable land and we want to turn that land in a beautiful orchard. We have all the inputs required to turn that land into our dream orchard. We have desire and we have resources. However, we see that cultivable land had been used to grow some big trees like eucalyptus. All those eucalyptus plants are deep rooted in the land. Now, what shall be our move? Shall we start sowing seeds of new plants or first we should remove the plants which had already been planted there. It is quite obvious that we shall remove all those plants which we do not want. Only then we shall be able to grow new desired plants. Similarly, in life also sometimes we kept occupied our mind with something which we do not want. So, we will have to remove those unwanted things. That means we will have to unlearn those unwanted things and learn those things which will bring us closer to what we want in life and ultimately help us to get ou…