To know the true self is the only true purpose in life.☀
We are not able to know our true self because the Self is entwined with the nature of the body and the mind. Ignorant persons think of their body as the Self. And then there are others who think of the mind as the Self, but both are wrong. But then the question arises, if the Self is not the body or the mind,
why is it affected by them?
IN THE MIND OF CONCIOUSNESS, various kinds of waves, movements or changes due to conditions of action or conducts by oneself, influences the Self and then one cannot see the true Self.
This is the reason that when waves of anger arise we think we or the Self is angry