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The role of an educator

Someone asked, "What role do I need to play as a teacher and what is my duty? "


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Someone asked, "What role do I need to play as a teacher and what is my duty? "

The Master answers:

As an educator, you must embrace hope. A teacher should be dedicated to their profession and inspire the conscience of students. There is hope for the society when students are able to study diligently and transform knowledge into wisdom. 

The world is full of suffering, the ultimate way to end suffering is to follow the path. A teacher must guide students to the right path and be in the company of his students so that students get to “keep the company of others who possess the way and stay on the right path”.

Education is enlightenment. For instance, in today’s world, people value freedom, however, not many people know that the gist of freedom is about respecting each other. Teachers must guide their students to establish a correct outlook on life, this will then lead students to true enlightenment.