Bear in mind the age of the Bhagavad Gita as you read this. How far has mankind come?
Krishna says: ‘ Men of demonic nature know neither what they ought to do, nor what they should refrain from doing. 261 more words
It is no surprise that the Mahabharata has spawned numerous versions and retellings in different languages over the years. The world’s longest poem, this Sanskrit epic has a complex narrative structure that comprises of stories within stories within stories. 875 more words
So, we’re biting off, chewing and digesting manageable amounts of the Bhagavad Gita.
Krishna continues his explanation of the Gunas: ‘ A man is said to have transcended the gunas when he does not hate the light of sattwa, or the activity of rajas, or even the delusion of tamas, while these prevail; and yet does not long for them after they have ceased. 140 more words