Gita

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The Devotee’s Gita commentaries begin with Chapter II. Here are previous posts.

Introduction, Part I of II

Introduction, Part II of II

Chapter 1, Summary

Chapter 2, Verse 1   – – Forget the Past, Begin Today Without Concern for Tomorrow

Chapter 2, Verse 2   – – Emotions Should Not Be Embraced by the Enlightened

Chapter 2, Verse 3  – – Concentration Improves Life

Chapter 2, Verse 4  – – Respect is not an Excuse for Inaction

Chapter 2, Verse 5  – – Let Go of Both Good and Evil

Chapter 2, Verse 6  – – Don’t Be a Victim of the Senses

Chapter 2, Verse 7  – – Seek Out the Wise

Chapter 2, Verse 8  – – The Power of Self-Determination is Greater than All Other Powers

Chapter 2, Verse 9  – – Scriptures Address Individual Need

Chapter 2, Verse 10  – – Wrong Thinking Cured by Wisdom

Chapter 2, Verse 11  – – Death is an Illusion

Chapter 2, Verse 12  – – Immortal & Undying

Chapter 2, Verse 13  – – Reincarnation

Chapter 2, Verse 14  – – The Paradox of the Senses

Chapter 2, Verse 15  – – A Sensual Roller Coaster

Chapter 2, Verse 16  – – Unbroken Consciousness Requires Surrender

Chapter 2, Verse 17  – – You Are Immortal, But You Don’t Know Who You Are

Chapter 2, Verse 18  – – Consciousness Remains Unchanged and Complete

Chapter 2, Verse 19  – – A Shadow Existence

Chapter 2, Verse 20  – – A Causal Perspective

Chapter 2, Verse 21  – – Life is a Dream

Chapter 2, Verse 22  – – A Garment of Flesh

Chapter 2, Verses 23 & 24  – – All Are Indestructible

Chapter 2, Verse 25  – – Something from Nothing

Chapter 2, Verses 26 & 27 – – Fate and Destiny versus Free Will

Chapter 2, Verse 28 – – A Soul Vacation

Chapter 2, Verse 29 – – Affirming Personal Ignorance

Chapter 2, Verse 30 – – Recovering Alcoholics May Better Understand

Chapter 2, Verse 31 – – The Kshatriya Caste

Chapter 2, Verse 32 – – Fight for Truth

Chapter 2, Verse 33 – – Conscience, Intuition & Sin

Chapter 2, Verse 34 – – The Infamy of Leadership

Chapter 2, Verse 35 – – A Leader Who Stops Striving, Stops Leading

Chapter 2, Verse 36 – – Inaction Creates Obstacles to Success

Chapter 2, Verse 37 – – Action is Better than No Action

Chapter 2, Verse 38 – – The Wise Understand the Nature of Results

Chapter 2, Verse 39 – – Sankhya and Yoga Philosophies

Chapter 2, Verse 40 – – Get out and LIVE Life

Chapter 2, Verse 41 – – Bake Your Cake

Chapter 2, Verse 42 – – The Herd of Dogmatic Fools

Chapter 2, Verse 43 – – False Prophets of Wealth and Power

Chapter 2, Verse 44 – – Undesirable Limitations

Chapter 2, Verse 45 – – Light, Dark, and Shadow

Chapter 2, Verse 46

Chapter 2, Verse 47

Chapter 2, Verse 48

Chapter 2, Verse 49

Chapter 2, Verse 50

Chapter 2, Verse 51

 

Here is a list of the primary translations and commentaries of The Bhagavad Gita that I use for study:

Srimad-Bhagavad-Gita – The Revelations of the Supreme Self

By Swami Premananda


Living from the Heart – Gandhi’s Discourses on the Gita

With Intro & notes by A. Saluk


The Song Celestial or Bhagavad-Gita

by Sir Edwin Arnold (Free download)


The Bhagavad Gita

Winthrop Sargeant


Srimad Bhagavad Gita

Yogiraj Sri Sri Shyama Charan Lahiri Mahasay & Swami Sriyukteshvar Giri


The Essence of the Bhagavad Gita

Swami Kriyananda

 

 

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