Krishna

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Krishna 20/02/2008 10:02:00 Krishna in the BG is a teacher and guide for Arjuna and for us Is humanlike and approachable Also a god – chapter 10 speaks a lot of his majesty V 32 How do Gods relate to humans? How does Krishna work? Relates in human terms (acted as a charioteer) Bhakti – devotion is one way to mediate Krishna-human relationship A channel to Krishna Because we have all loved another human, we know how to love a god, even  though they might not be fully comprehended through our love, like loving our  parents when we were kids Paradox of tension in loving/being devoted to a “human” god – awesome yet  familiar Bhagaurata Purana – stories of the lord, Vishnu/ Krishna 10 books – first 9 about other acatars of Vishnu – leads up to book 10 -  Krishna Puranas – old stories ancient lore
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course RN 103 taught by Professor Cogan during the Spring '07 term at BU.

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