pain. He consulted so many physicians and was getting his
treatment done. He did not stop consulting galaxy of
medical experts; he consumed heavy loads of drugs and
underwent hundreds of injections.
But the ache persisted with great vigor than before. At
last a monk who has supposed to be an expert in treating
such patients was called for by the millionaire. The monk
understood his problem and said that for sometime he should
concentrate only on green colors and not to fall his eyes
on any other colors.
The millionaire got together a group of painters and
purchased barrels of green color and directed that every
object his eye was likely to fall to be painted in green
color just as the monk had directed.
When the monk came to visit him after few days, the
millionaire' s servants ran with buckets of green paints
and poured on him
since he was in red dress, lest their master not see any
other color and his eye ache would come back.
Hearing this monk laughed said "If only you had purchased a
pair of green spectacles, worth just a few rupees, you could
have saved these walls and trees and pots and all other
articles and also could have saved a large share of his
You cannot paint the world green." Let us change our vision
and the world will appear accordingly. It is foolish to
shape the world, let us shape ourselves first.