16155Re: [Meditation Society of America] The Bhagavad Gita 7
- Mar 23, 2008yep, I understand it both ways
--- Jeff Belyea <jeff@...> wrote:
> Sean -______________________________________________________________________
> Krisna's advice to Arjuna is
> in the context of consciousness.
> The battleground is the mind
> and the concepts that the illusory
> and secondary identity (ego)
> finds so precious.
> Enlightenment - in one aspect, the
> victory over ego attachments - reveals
> a primary identity that has absolute
> clarity and no unanswered questions
> ...nothing to resolve...perfect peace
> of mind and utter tranquility.
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org,
> sean tremblay
> <bethjams9@...> wrote:
> > And has been the rallying battle cry of all
> > to the troops of all nations who make war!
> > In the context of Ajuna's reluctance in a military
> > sense, this is something I myself have struggled
> > I learned my trade i the US Army and my Darma is
> > explore, ever sense I was a boy I have had an
> > insatiable curiosity. However in the context of
> > soldiering I was always at odds I am realy an
> > anarchist at heart with a didain for authority and
> > dislike of possesing authority over others yet....
> > find the military in some form or other keeps
> > it's way back into my life!? A karmic cycle I must
> > break? purhaps or Something I must give into?!
> > --- sandeep chatterjee <sandeep1960@...> wrote:
> > > Thus spake Osama to the new Al Queda recruits.
> > >
> > > westwindwood2003 wrote:
> > > > Swerve Not From Duty 31 to 37
> > > > 31. One is born into the class of people that
> > > fight for
> > > > righteousness, and nothing is higher that this
> > > duty, so look at not
> > > > to waver.
> > > > 32. It has happened at this time that the gift
> > > enlightenment is
> > > > apparent; O partha of the fighting class, go
> > > this battle.
> > > > 33. But if you avoid this righteous warfare
> > > is you fame, your
> > > > duty, abandonment shall incur sin.
> > > > 34. Your dishonor will be told about by the
> > > honored and this
> > > > everlastingly so and exceeds the pain of death
> > > > 35. Other warriors who have experienced
> > > enlightenment and currently
> > > > hold you in high esteem will decide you are a
> > > light weigh for
> > > > withdrawing from the battle for the spiritual.
> > > > 36. Belittling words are to be spoken and many
> > > will say your enemies
> > > > will criticize your petty power. What could
> > > more painful than
> > > > this?
> > > > 37. In death you will gain heaven; victorious
> > > will enjoy the
> > > > earth. Therefore Arjuna, be resolved to
> > > >
> > >
> > >
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