Quigley and Caste

Quigley and Caste - BG – a dialogue about dharma Arjuna...

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Quigley and Caste 15/02/2008 09:59:00 Wanted to characterize all of the east, a grand theory, specifies of jati in  indicidual societies not grand enough Bhagavad Gita – “Bible of India” Named by missionaries  Epic period Mahabharata and Ramayana Popular, everyone know and liked BG is part of the Mahabharata Story of the pandavas, 5 sons of panda War, ask Krishna for help, to known to them as Kod Arjuna chooses Krishna over army Find themselves on Kuruksetra – field of battle The opposing side is Arjuna’s friends and family and teachers
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Unformatted text preview: BG – a dialogue about dharma Arjuna asks – is it dharmic to fight against family? Kirshna tells him to fight – it is the dharma of the warrior Understand through dialogue the relationship of dharma and yoga Yoga – from Sanskrit root yuj “to yoke” implies discipline and purpose • Health club yoga is physical discipline ← 3 yogas • jnana yoga – wisdom/knowledge • karma yoga – action • bhakti yoga – devotion • yoga leads to moksa 15/02/2008 09:59:00 ← 15/02/2008 09:59:00 ←...
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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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