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Chapter 9: The Secret Path
26 Aug 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 0 Comments
Krishna said: Because you trust me, Arjuna, I shall now unfold the most secret knowledge of life (Nirguna Brahman), along with what wisdom is, knowing which you will be free from suffering forever...

Chapter 8: The Yoga of Absolute Freedom
11 Jun 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 0 Comments
Arjuna asked: What is this absolute freedom (Brahman)? What is the Self (adhyatma)? What is the true nature of action (karma)? What is the nature of beings (Adhibhuta)? and of gods (Adhidaiva,...

Chapter 7: Knowledge of the Absolute in its Entirety
15 Apr 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 1 Comment
Krishna said: Arjuna, now listen. I will tell you how you can know me (the Universal Being, repository of all power, strength, glory and other attributes) beyond the mind, beyond any shadow of...

Chapter 6: The Yoga of Meditation
13 Apr 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 0 Comments
Krishna said: He who performs his duty with no concern for its results is a true yogi (a renunciate, sannyasi, and a karmayogi), not he who refrains from actions. (1) Know that right action...

Chapter 5: The Yoga of Renunciation
12 Mar 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 0 Comments
Arjuna said: Krishna, you extol the both the Yoga of Renunciation and then the Yoga of Action. Please tell me which of these two is decidedly the better path? (1) Krishna replied: ...

Chapter 4: The Yoga of Wisdom
5 Mar 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 0 Comments
Krishna said: I taught this imperishable doctrine to Vivasvan, god of the sun, who, more than a hundred billion years ago, conveyed it to Manu, father of humans, and Manu imparted it to King...

Chapter 3: The Yoga of Action
21 Feb 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 0 Comments
Arjuna said: Krishna, if you think that understanding is superior to action, why then do you keep on urging me to engage in this savage act? (1) You are bewildering my mind by these seemingly...

Chapter 2: The Practice of Yoga
12 Feb 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 0 Comments
CHAPTER 2: As Arjuna sat there, agitated. overwhelmed with pity, his eyes filled with tears and full of sorrow, (1) Krishna spoke to him saying: Arjuna, why has this timidity overtaken...

Chapter 1. Arjuna's Despair
30 Jan 2017 | Shanti Gowans | 1 Comment
Namaste. Welcome to the Bhagavad Gita. It is my great pleasure and honour to assist you in its understanding and practice. I am so happy you are here. The Bhagavad Gita, literally 'Song of...

Bhagavad Gita - synopsis (Krishna instructs on the real meaning of a Peaceful Warrior
11 Mar 2016 | Shanti Gowans | 0 Comments
How to overcome your deepest fears. How to find your true passion How to overcome your past And so much more... My morning readings are from the Bhagavad Gita, The Gita is...


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