Saturday, May 24, 2008

Social distribution of Wealth

The Vedas declare that one shall not only be the possessor of wealth but also a distributor of wealth. They highlight that there shall be proper distribution of wealth from the wealthy to the poor. They also condemn those who enjoy all the wealth themselves without partaking it with others.

Vedic Quotes on social distribution of wealth

One shall not be selfish and consume all by himself.

Wealth should be accumulated through hundred hands and distributed to thousand hands.

One who eats alone is a sinner.

The leader is the distributor of wondrous and bountiful wealth.

The rich shall satisfy the poor.