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The Bhagavad Gita is a foundational text of the ancient Vedanta philosophy. It contains the complete wisdom for peaceful, productive and purposeful living. In this podcast, Gautamji, disciple of Swami A Parthasarathy teaches us the Gita verse by verse, unraveling its profound teachings and how they can be integrated practically into our modern lifestyle. Join us on this transformative journey where we aim to uncover the timeless wisdom that can guide us towards lasting fulfilment and purpose in life. Above all, lead us to the ultimate goal of Self-Realization.

Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living Gautamji, Disciple of Swami A. Parthasarathy

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 3.0 • 2 Ratings

The Bhagavad Gita is a foundational text of the ancient Vedanta philosophy. It contains the complete wisdom for peaceful, productive and purposeful living. In this podcast, Gautamji, disciple of Swami A Parthasarathy teaches us the Gita verse by verse, unraveling its profound teachings and how they can be integrated practically into our modern lifestyle. Join us on this transformative journey where we aim to uncover the timeless wisdom that can guide us towards lasting fulfilment and purpose in life. Above all, lead us to the ultimate goal of Self-Realization.

    E15 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 16 and 17

    E15 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 16 and 17

    Gautamji talks on chapter 3 - Karma Yoga - The Path of Action.

    Gautamji elaborates further on the concept of yajna and how to lead our lives based on the principles of service and sacrifice.

    More about the podcast:
    The Bhagavad Gita is a spiritual and philosophical masterpiece that contains the universal wisdom of life applicable to all human beings. This sacred scripture explains how one can navigate life's complexities, dilemmas, and challenges and ultimately find true happiness and purpose in life.

    In this series, Gautamji takes listeners through a verse by verse study of the Bhagavad Gita, providing actionable insights and reflections that will empower us to apply the Gita's teachings to enhance our personal growth, decision-making, relationships, and overall well-being.

    To learn more about our weekly lectures visit: https://www.vedantausa.org

    Find us on:
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vedantausa
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vedanta_usa/
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLYv-xlRm5iIiMdnR626_QQ
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/vedantausa

    • 18 min
    E14 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 14 and 15 (Continued)

    E14 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 14 and 15 (Continued)

    Gautamji talks on chapter 3 - Karma Yoga - The Path of Action. In these verses Lord Krishna uses an agricultural metaphor to explain the process of creation and the way this culminates in Enlightenment. Gautamji explains that the capacity to sacrifice is the pivot between Brahman, the supreme Reality and the individual.

    More about the podcast:
    The Bhagavad Gita is a spiritual and philosophical masterpiece that contains the universal wisdom of life applicable to all human beings. This sacred scripture explains how one can navigate life's complexities, dilemmas, and challenges and ultimately find true happiness and purpose in life.

    In this series, Gautamji takes listeners through a verse by verse study of the Bhagavad Gita, providing actionable insights and reflections that will empower us to apply the Gita's teachings to enhance our personal growth, decision-making, relationships, and overall well-being.

    To learn more about our weekly lectures visit: https://www.vedantausa.org

    Find us on:
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vedantausa
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vedanta_usa/
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLYv-xlRm5iIiMdnR626_QQ
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/vedantausa

    • 26 min
    E13 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verses 14 and 15

    E13 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verses 14 and 15

    Gautamji talks on chapter 3 - Karma Yoga - The Path of Action. In these verses Lord Krishna uses an agricultural metaphor to explain the process of creation and the way this culminates in Enlightenment. Gautamji explains that the capacity to sacrifice is the pivot between Brahman, the supreme Reality and the individual.

    More about the podcast:
    The Bhagavad Gita is a spiritual and philosophical masterpiece that contains the universal wisdom of life applicable to all human beings. This sacred scripture explains how one can navigate life's complexities, dilemmas, and challenges and ultimately find true happiness and purpose in life.

    In this series, Gautamji takes listeners through a verse by verse study of the Bhagavad Gita, providing actionable insights and reflections that will empower us to apply the Gita's teachings to enhance our personal growth, decision-making, relationships, and overall well-being.

    To learn more about our weekly lectures visit: https://www.vedantausa.org

    Find us on:
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vedantausa
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vedanta_usa/
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLYv-xlRm5iIiMdnR626_QQ
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/vedantausa

    • 25 min
    E12 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 13 continued

    E12 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 13 continued

    Gautamji talks on chapter 3 - Karma Yoga - The Path of Action.
    Gautamji continues to elaborate on the three types of people in terms of their capacity to perform yajña or sacrifice. He explains that only human beings, unlike animals, possess the intellect necessary for making sacrifices. By taking up higher thoughts or values, one can sacrifice lower desires.

    More about the podcast:
    The Bhagavad Gita is a spiritual and philosophical masterpiece that contains the universal wisdom of life applicable to all human beings. This sacred scripture explains how one can navigate life's complexities, dilemmas, and challenges and ultimately find true happiness and purpose in life.

    In this series, Gautamji takes listeners through a verse by verse study of the Bhagavad Gita, providing actionable insights and reflections that will empower us to apply the Gita's teachings to enhance our personal growth, decision-making, relationships, and overall well-being.

    To learn more about our weekly lectures visit: www.VedantaUSA.org

    Find us on:
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vedantausa
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vedanta_usa/
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLYv-xlRm5iIiMdnR626_QQ
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/vedantausa

    • 24 min
    E11 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 13

    E11 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 13

    Gautamji talks on chapter 3 - Karma Yoga - The Path of Action - verse 13. Lord Krishna continues to describe the three types of people in terms of their capacity to perform Yajna (sacrifice). The rajasika people who are passionate but agitated and the highest rank of sattvika people who remain energetic yet serene and noble.

    More about the podcast:
    The Bhagavad Gita is a spiritual and philosophical masterpiece that contains the universal wisdom of life applicable to all human beings. This sacred scripture explains how one can navigate life's complexities, dilemmas, and challenges and ultimately find true happiness and purpose in life.

    In this series, Gautamji takes listeners through a verse by verse study of the Bhagavad Gita, providing actionable insights and reflections that will empower us to apply the Gita's teachings to enhance our personal growth, decision-making, relationships, and overall well-being.

    To learn more about our weekly lectures visit: www.VedantaUSA.org

    Find us on:
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vedantausa
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vedanta_usa/
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLYv-xlRm5iIiMdnR626_QQ
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/vedantausa

    • 25 min
    E10 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 12 Continued

    E10 - Bhagavad Gita for Everyday Living - Chapter 3 'Karma Yoga'; Verse 12 Continued

    Gautamji talks on Chapter 3 - Karma Yoga, the Path of Action- verse 12. Lord Krishna describes three types of people (Sattvik, Rajasik, and Tamasik) and how they relate to the principle of Yajna (sacrifice). What differentiates them is their adherence to or abandonment of the divine quality of Yajna.

    More about the podcast:
    The Bhagavad Gita is a spiritual and philosophical masterpiece that contains the universal wisdom of life applicable to all human beings. This sacred scripture explains how one can navigate life's complexities, dilemmas, and challenges and ultimately find true happiness and purpose in life.

    In this series, Gautamji takes listeners through a verse by verse study of the Bhagavad Gita, providing actionable insights and reflections that will empower us to apply the Gita's teachings to enhance our personal growth, decision-making, relationships, and overall well-being.

    To learn more about our weekly lectures visit: www.VedantaUSA.org

    Find us on:
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vedantausa
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/vedanta_usa/
    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLYv-xlRm5iIiMdnR626_QQ
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/vedantausa

    • 28 min

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