Summary Of Bhagavad Gita

Introduction to Bhagavad Gita

Bhagavad Gita, the Gitopanisad, is a transcendental literature, is also the essence of all the Upanisads, is just like cow and Lord Shri Krishna is like the cowherd boy who is milking this cow. Arjuna is like the calf and pure devotees are to drink the nectarian milk of Bhagavad Gita.

Bhagavad Gita is one of the sections of the Bhishma Parva of the Mahabharata, world’s largest of all scriptures. Bhagavad Gita is the song of the Supreme Lord Krishna. This timeless treatise spoken by the Lord, has been acknowledged the world over for its unfathomable depth and replete with practical instructions. The world’s foremost western and eastern philosophers have paid rich tributes for the priceless wisdom that it offers to mankind. A discerning person with just contemplation will notice that all the instructions contained in the Bhagavad Gita is also contained in all other religious scriptures of the world, but there is higher knowledge, which is not found in any other book of knowledge.

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Subject Matter Of The Bhagavad Gita

The subject matter of Bhagavad Gita deals with

  • the ishvara,
  • the supreme controller
  • the jivas, the controlled living entities
  • Prakriti (material nature)
  • Kala (time-the duration of existence of the whole universe or the manifestation of material nature) and
  • karma (activity) are also discussed.

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