Dasakshan Parv Day 4- Uttam Shauch Dharma -- उत्तम शौच धर्म (Contentment or Purity) - To keep the body, mind and speech pure by discarding greed.
Accoding greed and abstaining from possessive longing is called Shauch or purity of thought. The longings that should be got rid off are of 4 different kinds. They are:
1. Jivana Lobha – longing to sustain one’s living.
2. Aroygaya Lobha – longing to sustain one’s health.
3.Upabhoga Lobha longing to enjoy things, which will be useful to contribute to general happiness.
Each objects will be of two kinds; one pertaining to the self and the one pertains to others. Getting rid of these 8 different types of longing is called Shauch or purity.
Happy Uttam Shauch Dharma !!