Tag: scriptures

I think the Bhagavad Gita is a boring crap

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I'm sorry, I don't mean to offend the feelings of anyone but I must say my opinion: I think there is a lot of hypocrisy regarding holy scriptures in general and the Bhagavad Gita in particular.

Behaviour of the Enlightened- Part 1 -What the Bhagavad Gita and other scriptures say

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Since there is an interesting debate on about a well known spiritual master's being enlightened or not, I thought of putting up some excerpts from Indian Scriptures on the subject...

Which spiritual books influenced you the most?

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Hi fellow spiritual travelers,

Which books you can say influenced you the most?

My picks:

I Am That / Nisargadatta Maharaj
The Ultimate Medicine / Nisargadatta Maharaj

Scriptures: analysis and interpretation

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Just as every academic course has a syllabus and certain prescribed text books, we also have a rich treasury of wisdom to guide us spiritually. This treasure is our spiritual Scriptures. If we refer to the Scriptures, they give us a striking injunction that helps to bring out and enhance the Spiritual Energy latent within.

— His Holiness Shri Shri Nimishananda

matter to spirit

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– especially the Values in the scriptures/Bible/Torah-Talmud/Koran –

Reversing Values
melts materialism into Spirituality.
- O'no

— O'no

Can I write a commentary on Bhagavad Gita??

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What are the qualifications to write a commentary on Bhagavad Gita
a. Age
b.Knowledge of Vedas, Upanishad’s & other important Sastra’s
c.Reading and understanding of Commentaries by Saints

Having seen the truth

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As unnecessary as a well is to a village on the banks of a river, so unnecessary are all scriptures to someone who has seen the truth.

— Bhagavad Gita