The Real Reason Children Cry When Their Toys Are Taken Away

Aired on 03/30/2014 | CC tv-pg
Toys are among the first things over which children feel ownership, spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle says. When children scream and cry after a toy is taken away, he says, you're just seeing the first appearance of the ego, the process of falsely identifying with things, people and ideas. Watch to find out how the ego evolves over time—and what you can do to stop it.

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