25 Rejuvenating Bhagavad Gita Teachings

Bhagavad Gita Teachings

Bhagavad Gita is holy Hindu Scripture, which contains all life lessons or more precisely the answers of all your questions on how one should live his/her life.

It is a conversation between the Pandava Prince Arjuna and Lord Krishna on the battlefield of Kurukshetra. Lord Krishna guides Arjuna to fulfill his duties as warrior. The teachings Lord Krishna had given to Arjuna reveals the purpose and goal of human existence.

If someone is looking of spiritual knowledge,  i think for them the search ends here with Bhagavad Gita . Whenever I feel distracted from life purpose or gets angry I turn myself to this book and feel relaxed.

“Only Knowledge can set you free “

Everyone should read this book once in life time to gain knowledge of Self-realization.

I have listed down some of the teachings of Lord Krishna had given to Arjuna so that by reading them one should set themselves on right track of life.

List of 25 Rejuvenating Bhagavad Gita Teachings

1.  “A gift is pure when it is given from the heart to the right person at the right time and at the right place, and when we expect nothing in return”

~Bhagavad Gita

2. “No one who does good work will ever come to a bad end, either here or in the world to come”

~Bhagavad Gita

3. “It is better to live your own destiny imperfectly than to live an imitation of somebody else’s life with perfection”

~Bhagavad Gita

4. “Hell has three hates: lust, anger and greed”

~Bhagavad Gita

5. “He who has let go of hatred  ,  who treats all beings with kindness

    and compassion, who is always serene,  unmoved by pain or pleasure,

    free of the “I” and “mine,   self-controlled, firm and patient,

   his whole mind focused on me -that is the man I love best”

~Bhagavad Gita

6. “The peace of God is with them whose mind and soul are in harmony, who are free from desire and wrath, who know their own soul”

~Bhagavad Gita

7. “You are only entitled to the action, never to its fruits. Do not let the fruits of action be your motive, but do not attach yourself to non-action”

~Bhagavad Gita

8. “When one’s mind dwells on the objects of senses, fondness for them grows on him, from fondness comes desire, from desire anger, Anger leads to bewilderment, bewilderment to loss of memory of true Self, and by that intelligence is destroyed, and with the destruction of intelligence he perishes”

~Bhagavad Gita

9. “For even if the greatest sinner worships me with all his soul, he must be considered righteous, because of his righteous will. And he shall soon become pure and reach everlasting peace. For this is my word of promise, that he who loves me shall not perish”

~Bhagavad Gita

10. “There is neither this world nor the world beyond , happiness exists for the one who doubts”

~Bhagavad Gita

11. “Deluded by identification with the ego, a person thinks, “ I am the doer.” “

~Bhagavad Gita

12. “No one should abandon duties because he sees defects in them. Every action, every activity, is surrounded by defects as a fire is surrounded by smoke”

~Bhagavad Gita

13. “There is nothing lost  or wasted in life”

~Bhagavad Gita

14. “When meditation is mastered, the mind is unwavering, like the flame of a lamp in a windless place”

 ~Bhagavad Gita

15. “When a person is devoted to something with complete faith, I unify his faith in that. Then, when his faith his completely unified, he gains the object of his devotion”

~Bhagavad Gita

 16. “Strive constantly to serve the welfare of the world; by devotion to selfless work one attains the supreme goal of life. Do your work with the welfare of others always in mind”

~Bhagavad Gita

 17. “The mind acts like an enemy for those who do not control it”

~Bhagavad Gita

 18. “Man is made by his belief. As he believes, so he is”

~Bhagavad Gita

19. “The mind is restless and difficult to restrain, but it is subdued by practice”

~Bhagavad Gita

20. “Whatever you do, make it an offering to me –the food you eat, the sacrifices you make, the help you give, even your suffering”

~Bhagavad Gita

21. “The meaning of Karma is in the intention. The intention behind action is what matters. Those who are motivated only by desire for the fruits of action are miserable, for they are constantly anxious about the results of what they do”

~Bhagavad Gita

 22. “The offering of wisdom is better than any material offering”

~Bhagavad Gita

23. “Whatever happened, happened for good.
Whatever is happening, is happening for good.
Whatever will happen, that will be for good as well.
What have you lost? why are you crying?
What did you bring with you, which you have lost?
What did you produce, which was destroyed?
Whatever was received, was received from here.
Whatever was given, was given here
You brought nothing when you were born
You are taking nothing with you when you die
Whatever is yours today was somebody else’s yesterday and will be somebody else’s              tomorrow”

~Bhagavad Gita

24. “When a person responds to the joys and sorrows of others as if they were his own, he has attained the highest state of spiritual union”

~Bhagavad Gita

25. “Calmness, gentleness, silence, self-restraint, and purity: these are the disciplines of the mind”

~Bhagavad Gita

Last thing to my readers , I would like to hear from you…

Let me know in comments, Which of the  above quotes you like the most ?

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Neeraj Kaple

Neeraj Kaple is a software engineer based in Mumbai. He writes articles which motivates/inspire people to achieve their goals. He also writes about software's, blogging tools, internet marketing and how-to guides on his another Blog Techmazic.com.

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