Avatar means a cosmic personality which descends already endowed with certain powers which the avatar has to use for definite cosmic purposes in unfolding cosmic plans of human evolution. … Master defines a Special Personality as a person who has taken normal human birth without powers descending with him, but upon whom powers are showered from above later on, when he is chosen for the work
Anything in excess is bad for the individual. An ancient Tamil proverb says, “Beyond measure, even nectar becomes poison.” This is true of all things, without exception. It is unfortunate that physical well-being and luxurious standards of living have been equated with civilization. True civilization is not dependent on these things.