Kate Baltrotsky

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Every Parent Is A Guru, A Garbage Disposal

Guru is another word for teacher, but I've heard Sri Sri Ravi Shankar sometimes say that a guru is like a garbage disposal. Some days I have to remind myself that I am the garbage disposal, the guru, for the little people in my life. If they can't leave their problems with me, if they can't bring me their anger, their sorrow, their problems and even their excitement, then who else can they go to?
30/01/2015 8:10 AM IST