Living the Bhagavad Gita

Karma, Transformation, and Equanimity

There is an ancient question that is asked in ever-new ways, “Why do bad things happen to good people?” There are, of course, many different contexts in which to examine this question, but the one where it gains great importance is on the mystical path. Before we get into this, we must examine how we end up on this path. Many of us come to the mystical path because we…

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The Quest for Shreyas

In the three decades that I’ve been studying the Bhagavad Gita, I’ve gone through a series of feelings for Arjuna, the Pandava hero and the student of Lord Krishna on the battlefield of Kurukshetra. They’ve ranged from annoyance, envy, and finally, respect for this great hero.

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