bhagavadgita - • Third Stage – Identifying oneself with...

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• Who am I? • What is the goal of my life? • How do I achieve it?
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Body Deha Transitory Belongs to the world of Maya Soul Dehi/Atman Permanent Is a fraction of Eternal Waters/Brahman
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• Moksa –Release from the cycle of Samsara –Union with Brahman (I am that/that I am) • Yoga –Ways to reach the goal
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• Jnana Yoga – Dhyana Yoga – The way of meditation – Asana Yoga – The way of physical training – Dhyana & Asana: control of body and mind
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• Bhakti Yoga through a personal god • First Stage – Love/devotion for the personal god • Second Stage – Identifying oneself with the personal god
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Unformatted text preview: • Third Stage – Identifying oneself with Brahman • Karma Yoga • Actions for Society • Action according to one’s social class • Abandoning the fruits of one’s actions (actions performed without any selfish motive) Cosmic Social Individual • Social Class is irrelevant • Ritual/worship is irrelevant, so is organized religion • Individual accountability of each action • Individual’s ethos as embedded in the social • The conflation of the philosophic with the mundane...
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