Bg 3.4

Posted by on Feb 17, 2014 in BG 3, Bhakti Dhira Damodara | 0 comments

Bg 3.4

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nigeria) 

February 17, 2014

Bg 3.4 — Not by merely abstaining from work can one achieve freedom from reaction, nor by renunciation alone can one attain perfection.

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SB 2.3.18

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SB 2.3.18

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nairobi)

February 13, 2014

SB 2.3.18 — Do the trees not live? Do the bellows of the blacksmith not breathe? All around us, do the beasts not eat and discharge semen?

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Bg 2.71

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Bg 2.71

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nigeria) 

February 3, 2014

Bg 2.71 — A person who has given up all desires for sense gratification, who lives free from desires, who has given up all sense of proprietorship and is devoid of false ego – he alone can attain real peace.

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Bg 2.67-68

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Bg 2.67-68

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nigeria) 

January 27, 2014

Bg 2.67 — As a strong wind sweeps away a boat on the water, even one of the roaming senses on which the mind focuses can carry away a man’s intelligence.

Bg 2.68 — Therefore, O mighty-armed, one whose senses are restrained from their objects is certainly of steady intelligence.

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Bg 2.63

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Bg 2.63

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nigeria) 

January 20, 2014

Bg 2.63 — From anger, complete delusion arises, and from delusion bewilderment of memory. When memory is bewildered, intelligence is lost, and when intelligence is lost one falls down again into the material pool.

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Bg 2.60

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Bg 2.60

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nigeria) 

January 13, 2014

Bg 2.60 — The senses are so strong and impetuous, O Arjuna, that they forcibly carry away the mind even of a man of discrimination who is endeavoring to control them..

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SB 2.2.15

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SB 2.2.15

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nairobi)

December 31, 2013

SB 2.2.15 — O King, whenever the yogī desires to leave this planet of human beings, he should not be perplexed about the proper time or place, but should comfortably sit without being disturbed and, regulating the life air, should control the senses by the mind.

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Bg 2.49

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Bg 2.49

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nigeria) 

December 16, 2013

Bg 2.49 — O Dhanañjaya, keep all abominable activities far distant by devotional service, and in that consciousness surrender unto the Lord. Those who want to enjoy the fruits of their work are misers.

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Bg 2.46

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Bg 2.46

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nigeria) 

December 9, 2013

Bg 2.46 — All purposes served by a small well can at once be served by a great reservoir of water. Similarly, all the purposes of the Vedas can be served to one who knows the purpose behind them.

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Bg 2.39

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Bg 2.39

Speaker: HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami (Nigeria) 

November 25, 2013

Bg 2.39 — Thus far I have described this knowledge to you through analytical study. Now listen as I explain it in terms of working without fruitive results. O son of Pṛthā, when you act in such knowledge you can free yourself from the bondage of works.

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