Goal 4: Contribute to Society – Practice 4

In the previous post, we saw the third practice : Contribute to the Community/ Society at large

In this post we explore the fourth practice :

Dedicate one’s Life to a Higher Purpose

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Goal 4: Contribute to Society – Practice 1

In the previous blog we explored Swami Vivekananda’s third goal of education ‘Develop My Career Worthiness’.

In this blog we explore, in greater detail, how to achieve Goal 4: 

Contribute to Society

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Note:

  • Contribution to society is the final goal of education. By creating long-lasting value, each one of us can become an agent of societal change in our own unique way. This feature enables you to begin contributing to society in a systematic way.
  • There are four major practices, along with a set of think triggers (a,b,c). These triggers help open up potential contributions to society. The last section is a tool which helps you map out the various zones of contribution that you operate in, in your day-to-day life, and identify the specific contributions you could make in each zone.

Practice 1: Contribute to one’s Profession/ Field

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