Daily Dose of Bhagavad Gita

Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TEXT 15 pancajanyam hrsikesodevadattam dhananjayahpaundram dadhmau maha-sankhambhima-karma vrkodarah TRANSLATION Then, Lord Krsna blew His conchshell, called Pancajanya; Arjuna blew his, the Devadatta; and Bhima, the voracious eater and performer of Herculean tasks, blew his terrific conchshell called Paundram. PURPORT Lord Krsna is referred to as…

Daily Dose of Bhagavad Gita

Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TEXT 12 tasya sanjanayan harsamkuru-vrddhah pitamahahsimha-nadam vinadyoccaihsankham dadhmau pratapavan TRANSLATION Then Bhisma, the great valiant grandsire of the Kuru dynasty, the grandfather of the fighters, blew his conchshell very loudly like the sound of a lion, giving Duryodhana joy. PURPORT The grandsire of the Kuru…

Daily Dose of Bhagavad Gita

Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TEXT 11 ayanesu ca sarvesuyatha-bhagam avasthitahbhismam evabhiraksantubhavantah sarva eva hi TRANSLATION Now all of you must give full support to Grandfather Bhisma, standing at your respective strategic points in the phalanx of the army. PURPORT Duryodhana, after praising the prowess of Bhisma, further considered that…

Daily Dose of Bhagavad Gita

Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TEXT 8 bhavan bhismas ca karnas cakrpas ca samitim-jayahasvatthama vikarnas casaumadattis tathaiva ca TRANSLATION There are personalities like yourself, Bhisma, Karna, Krpa, Asvatthama, Vikarna and the son of Somadatta called Bhurisrava, who are always victorious in battle. PURPORT Duryodhana mentioned the exceptional heroes in the…

Daily Dose of Bhagavad Gita

Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TEXT 4 atra sura mahesv-asabhimarjuna-sama yudhiyuyudhano viratas cadrupadas ca maha-rathah TRANSLATION Here in this army there are many heroic bowmen equal in fighting to Bhima and Arjuna; there are also great fighters like Yuyudhana, Virata and Drupada. PURPORT Even though Dhrstadyumna was not a very…

Daily Dose of Bhagavad Gita

Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TEXT 3 pasyaitam pandu-putranamacarya mahatim camumvyudham drupada-putrenatava sisyena dhimata Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TRANSLATION O my teacher, behold the great army of the sons of Pandu, so expertly arranged by your intelligent disciple, the son of Drupada. PURPORT Duryodhana,…

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Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TEXT 2 sanjaya uvacadrstva tu pandavanikamvyudham duryodhanas tadaacaryam upasangamyaraja vacanam abravithttps://youtu.be/t7T5Nop3tgI TRANSLATION Sanjaya said: O King, after looking over the army gathered by the sons of Pandu, King Duryodhana went to his teacher and began to speak the following words: PURPORT Dhrtarastra was blind from…

Daily Dose of Bhagavad Gita

Chapter 1: Observing the Armies on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra TEXT 1 dhrtarastra uvacadharma-ksetre kuru-ksetresamaveta yuyutsavahmamakah pandavas caivakim akurvata sanjaya TRANSLATION Dhrtarastra said: O Sanjaya, after assembling in the place of pilgrimage at Kuruksetra, what did my sons and the sons of Pandu do, being desirous to fight? PURPORT Bhagavad-gita is the widely read theistic science…

Days Like These

There will be days where the simple tasks don’t feel so simple. Days where you know you could have achieved it all if your mind wasn’t so tired. Days where you try to get yourself into the mindset you now you can get into but for some reason today it just isn’t happening. Days where…

Divine Timing

I know you’re tired waiting for your desires to show up, you’ve kept yourself thinking positively and feeling good for so long now and you just want success to arrive. However very often we haven’t learned the spiritual lessons that would allow us to not only fully enjoy what we desire, but handle it too….