Shanti's Blog & Articles

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November 28, 2017
krishna and arjuna

Gita Chapter 2. The Practice of Yoga

Chapter 2 of the Bhagavad Gita, translated by Shanti Gowans. 2.    The Path of Self Knowledge, Sankhya Yoga Filled with lamentation, grief, and despair, Arjuna seeks […]
November 24, 2017
Temple wall art: Arjuna's Despair

Gita Chapter 1. Arjuna’s Despair (Arjuna Visada Yogam)

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 […]
November 23, 2017
Bazaar art, c. mid-1900's; Source: wikimedia commons

Bhagavad Gita – synopsis

Krishna instructs on the real meaning of a Peaceful Warrior How to overcome your deepest fears. How to find your true passion How to overcome your […]