Gita in a Chapter — Part 4
January 8, 2018
Namah Te from Sandeepany Sadhanalaya!
i hope this message finds all my fellow seekers infinitely, incessantly and independently Joyous!
Shrimad Bhagavad Gita’s chapter 15 verses 1–5 focus on the purpose of living.
Shrimad Bhagavad Gita’s chapter 15 verses 6–10 focus on the manifestation of the ego which blocks our purpose.
Shrimad Bhagavad Gita’s chapter 15 verses 11–15 focus on feeling God through our experiences which blocks our ego.
Shrimad Bhagavad Gita’s chapter 15 verses 16–20 focus on the nature of fulfilling our purpose.
We complete extracting a simple, universal, rememberable meaning for each verse of Shrimad Bhagavad Gita’s Chapter 15 with our E-Vichara…
E-Vichara (January 8, 2018) — — Gita in a Chapter — Part 4
- “The idea that man is like unto an inverted tree seems to have been current in by gone ages. The link with Vedik conceptions is provided by Plato in his Timaeus in which it states…”Behold we are not an earthly but a heavenly plant.” ~ Carl Jung — “From a clear knowledge of the Bhagavad Gita all the goals of human existence become fulfilled. Bhagavad-Gita is the manifest quintessence of all the teachings of the Vedik scriptures.” ~ Acharya Shankara
- Verse 16 — The fabric of all our experiences is the lasting Creator and limited creation — the Creator facilitates the changing creation
- Verse 17 — Deeper than the Creator-creation is our Spirit — all our experiences are enlivened by this Existence-Awareness
- Verse 18 — Spirit is the foundation for the Creator-creation — the world and scriptures name this Existent-Aware presence as God
- Verse 19 — Those with vision know God as Existence-Awareness — those with vision only live for God
- Verse 20 — This most sacred science has been shared by God — the pure know this science by which they become Complete
Reflection Adventure of the Week (RAW): Memorize the simple, universal, rememberable meanings for each verse.
Laughing Adventure of the Week (LAW):
A scientist tells a pharmacist, “Give me some prepared tablets of acetylsalicylic acid.”
“Do you mean aspirin?” asks the pharmacist?
The scientist slaps his forehead. “That’s it!” he says. “I can never remember the name.”
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The Guru-shishya-parampara has given me Infinity. Grateful, on January 13, 2008 i dedicated my life to sharing the same. Since that beautiful day a decade ago, every coming day has been more beautiful than every passing day. Grateful to Bhagavan. Grateful for bhaktas. Grateful as bhakti.
“Scriptural study convinces us of the higher values of life, and when we live them, we grow from within.” ~ Swami Chinmayananda