Bhagavad Gita

Dispositions- bhagvad gita part 16

Shrimad Bhagvat Geeta- Chapter 16: The Dispositions

Indian literature is full of stories of battles between the devas (angels) and asuras (devils), representing the inner conflict in the human mind between good and evil. In chapter 16 of Shrimad Bhagwat Geeta, Shri Krishna says that there are two classes of people are created according to their gunas- the divine and the devilish. They are endowed with different …

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Bhagavad Gita Chapter 12: The Devotion

Chapter 12: The Devotion

Let us recap the chapters so far:¬†Chapter 1 of Geeta: addressed the confusion of Arjuna arising out of his lack of identity, and of not knowing his duty on the battlefield.¬†Chapters 2-5: explained what is the true nature of an individual, and using¬†karma yoga¬†to purify oneself.¬†Chapter 6: explained how to remain constantly in one‚Äôs true …

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Bhagavad Gita Chapter 11: The Cosmic Form

Chapter 11: The Cosmic Form

What did Arjuna see in Krishna‚Äôs universal form?¬† Arjuna wants to see Krishna (Ishvara) as the entire Universe.¬†We begin the eleventh chapter with Arjuna‚Äôs words.¬†Arjuna recalls the root cause of his panic attack from the first chapter which is moha or delusion which caused confusion¬†between his duty as a warrior and as a family member.¬†He …

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