Reflections on the Bhagwat Geeta – Chapter XV

see In Chapter XIII-The Basis of Yog , we discussed the Samkhya duality of Prakruti and Purush. As we saw in Chapter XIII , the Bhagwat Geeta synthesizes the dualist Samkhya approach with the Ved-Upanisadic approach in discussing Atman. For example, in Verse 2 of Chapter XIII , Shree Krishna tells Arjun “Know Me as the […]

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Reflections on the Bhagwat Geeta – Chapter XIV

click here Chapter XIV is a continuation of the basic precepts of Samkhya philosophy. But unlike the complexity of the Kshetra-Kshetradnya-Duality of Chapter XIII , in this Chapter you will read the basic discussion of the three गुण (Gun) or properties of प्रकृति  (Prakruti) or the physical. These are concepts and terms people have heard from their […]

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