Every one requires to be enlightened (Chapter 2 Text 20)
- Hare Krishna Friends,
Chapter 2: Contents of the Gita Summarized
This is also confirmed in the Katha Upanisad (1.2.20) in this way:
anor aniyan mahato mahiyan
atmasya jantor nihito guhayam
tam akratuh pasyati vita-soko
dhatuh prasadan mahimanam atmanah
"Both the Supersoul [Paramatma] and the atomic soul [jivatma] are situated on the same tree of the body within the same heart of the living being, and only one who has become free from all material desires as well as lamentations can, by the grace of the Supreme, understand the glories of the soul." Krsna is the fountainhead of the Supersoul also, as it will be disclosed in the following chapters, and Arjuna is the atomic soul, forgetful of his real nature; therefore he requires to be enlightened by Krsna, or by His bona fide representative (the spiritual master)............continued.
Source: As It Is by HDG. A.C. BhaktiVedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada======================================================================================================================
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