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Bhagavad Gita - The importance of the ancient Epic

Importance of Bhagavad Gita

The importance and need to introduce Gita as a part of primary education was a point of discussion when RSS ideologue, P Parmeswaran issued a statement to declare Geeta as a National Book. 420 more words


The Ultimate Meaning Of Liberation

When we reflect upon the experience of liberation described as the ultimate goal of our spiritual seeking, the terms “peace”, “oneness”, “love”, “knowledge” tend to come up. 316 more words

Sri Aurobindo

So simple yet so deep! --A quote from the Gita

Karmanye Vadhikaraste Ma Phaleshu Kadhachana,
Ma phala hetur Bhurma Ma te Sangostav Akarmani

Though not a very religious person, I stumbled upon this quote recently and was amazed by the intensity and the depth that this single line of quote,(framed in between 3-4th Century BC) possessed . 337 more words

Summary of first six chapters – Part 4

“Bhagavad-gītā kiñcitadhītā” – Summary of first six chapters – Part 4

Kṛṣṇa then revealed himself as the first of teachers when he taught this wisdom to Vivasvān. 198 more words

Bhagavad Gītā

Becoming a Conscious Instrument and Power Of the Godhead

Human beings have a unique position in the world of manifestation as a transitional being. While we remain very much bound by the limitations of our animal nature, we also have a self-reflective capability, as well as an intuition of freedom and mastery. 380 more words

Sri Aurobindo

The Search for Truth: Part One

Empiricism: Faith in Sense Perception

Last week we discussed the role of faith in the human experience. Animals also function on the basis of faith, but the difference in our case is that our faith is mutable, like clay. 347 more words


When was the last time you did yoga?

I occasionally mount a pretty high horse to scowl upon some trends in yoga classes. If you want to see my gnarliest bitch face, tell me that you love power yoga. 978 more words

Yoga Philosophy