“There is a lot of scope of charity in this world, and that makes you feel good about yourself.”
Haven’t we heard the phrase too often that ‘charity begins at home’, but the later part is yet unknown ‘it should not end there’. Well, this is true we should always be kind to those who are in need. It is like giving back to the universe when it is kind to you.
Whenever you do things for your friends and family, you feel good about yourself, but there is no disputing the point that it is very easily taken for granted given the relationship and expectations. And sooner it losses it means to you and for them, on the contrary if you do something for someone who needs it, and is totally unknown to you, it gives a great feeling of being some help to someone, and their gratitude for sure light up your day.
Charity in many ways
It is not only about money we are talking about. I know when it comes to charity we all start thinking of money. But there are so many methods that you can help that will help you also boost up your self-esteem and feel great about yourself. Take out time and spend with helping a poor child learn something. If you are able to help him read, you will be surprised one at his gratitude towards you and two the ripple effect, it will cause. And the next time you see him and see him smile at you, there is no denying the fact that it will for sure lift your mood.
I know taking out time to make someone learn something is a long task, but there are so many small such gestures that bring about the same results. Distribute food among poor, prepare it yourself, and find out the kids in need of books, clothes and such other items, no need to spend money on them, use the old one that you have and see the use creates beautiful results.
It is for sure going to change your mood for better. Smile is contagious, and when you see someone smile and understand that you are the reason behind it, it will sure make you smile to.
How helping poor can surprisingly change your mood
Make it a point to buy anything from a poor selling something on the streets, see how glad they are with your purchase. Life is all about sharing, when you tend to share what you own with someone who lacks it; it creates harmony, and this in turn makes a balance that is strong and very rewarding.
So next time whenever you feel low and is helpless to find a solution to it, try to do anything for someone in need. Make a small step towards it, and it is guaranteed to bring positive results. There is no need to think a lot, make a lot of preparation and no fear of any disappointment. They will love every small little help, and that proves that it’s not a value but the effort that counts.