The entertainment industry exploits the human mind and lures people to imitate it’s excessive material way of life. They teach us to compromise our basic values and to follow frivolous pursuits.
Emulating holy people isn’t easy. The Bhagavad Gita asks us to make that step by understanding the true purpose of human life. The Quran says that the condition of a people cannot change until they change themselves.
One Muslim suggests that we honor the prophets to build up our character while a Hindu advises we surround ourselves with virtuous company to keep our minds on track.