The acceptance of such suffering is not easy; hence his emphasis upon the need of self-purification, preparation, and discipline.
I hope that Bengal will take her proper place in this movement of self-purification.
The most ancient and purest religions taught sacrifice of the animal passions as the great necessity in self-purification.
Church-purification and reformation, must begin in self-purification and reformation.
This time, however, it was not a wave of passion, but a storm of desire for self-purification.
Lessons of self-purification and communion, by which the illusiveness of externals and the value of internals are understood.