Lecture 21 revised

Lecture 21 revised - Jnana speaks of the relation between...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Lecture 21 Karma Yoga Bhagavad Gita – “the song of the lord” – has 700 verses, and 18 chapters. These 18 chapters can be divided into 6, 6, and 6. The first 6 chapters deal extensively with Karma. Next 6 deal with Bhakti, and the last 6 about Jnana. How do we identify someone who is doing the different yogas? Priority it is thought to be given to Bhakti Yoga, it gets its importance and shape because of the Bhgavad Gita. 18 th chapter in the gita about surrendering everything so you can be purified. The first 6 chapters talk about the individual soul. The second six chapters speak about the God. Lastly,
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Jnana speaks of the relation between God and the Soul. Advaita Vedanta theres only one principle that appears as both God and Soul. They speak of identity of Brahman + Atman (soul). Arjuna son of Pandu Krishna is considered to be malicious Arjuna doesnt want to kill his own familyhes confused as to why he should fight his cousins. Arjuna says no I dont want to fight my family. The chariot is placed in front of the grandfather and the teacher. The Delusion of Arjuna (first chapter)...
View Full Document

Ask a homework question - tutors are online