BhagavadGita’s Teachings to Cope with Hope

It is very easy to get into a state of hopelessness while dealing with challenges in life, but is harder to get out of despair. Our brain tends to remember negative experiences more easily than the positive ones. It could be due to the way it evolved over generations; it was essential for one's survival … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Teachings to Cope with Hope

BhagavadGita’s Pointers to Lay Aside Laziness

Laziness is a characteristic of being unwilling to do anything despite having the ability to do it. Sometimes, it can be due to fear of failure, lack of self-esteem, unsure about life's purpose, or a symptom of physical / psychological illness. Once the root cause of laziness is determined, one needs to take necessary steps … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Pointers to Lay Aside Laziness

BhagavadGita Emphasizes the Need to Curb the Greed

What is Greed? Dictionary meaning of Greed is: "intense and selfish desire for something, especially wealth, power, or food." It makes one forget about principles and values of life. Greed is not merely caring about money and possessions, but caring too much about them. The greedy person is too attached to his / her things, … Continue reading BhagavadGita Emphasizes the Need to Curb the Greed

BhagavadGita Demystifies the Ability of Learning, Memory & Forgetfulness

Despite so much of advancement in the field of neurology, nobody has been able to fully understand the brain's function. Medicial community is still chasing the root-cause of and treatment / cure for neuro-degenerative diseases such as Dementia, Alzheimer's!! So, I feel this is enough proof to realize the immense power of the Almighty who … Continue reading BhagavadGita Demystifies the Ability of Learning, Memory & Forgetfulness

BhagavadGita’s Tips to Face Fear

The dictionary meaning of fear is: A distressing emotion aroused by impending danger, evil, pain, etc., whether the threat is real or imagined; the feeling or condition of being afraid. Fear is closely related to the emotion anxiety, which occurs as the result of threats that are perceived to be uncontrollable or unavoidable. Fear can … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Tips to Face Fear

BhagavadGita’s Pointers to Beat Bias

What is Discrimination? Discrimination is the unfair or prejudicial treatment of people and groups based on characteristics such as race, religion, caste, gender, age, physical / mental disability, social status, sexual orientation etc. What's the Cause? A person's upbringing may cause them to become prejudiced. If parents had prejudices of their own, there is a … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Pointers to Beat Bias

BhagavadGita’s Direction to Defeat Depression

Depression is a topic that tends to be a taboo topic and gets talked about in a hushed manner! It isn't a crime / sign of weakness / curse to feel depressed. It is just a unhealthy state of mind / brain just like any other organ in our body. If pancreas fail to do … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Direction to Defeat Depression

Cherish Your People

Life gets taken for granted by us too often! Time flies... Life can be gone in a moment, you or your loved one may be gone and you didn’t get to tell them that you truly care. Why am I saying this? We all know nothing is permanent right? Still we postpone things, we say … Continue reading Cherish Your People

Inspiration from BhagavadGita to Keep Going

Many times, we get demotivated / discouraged to do a particular task.It could be because we think it might not be right to do it ORwe worry about the outcome ORwe think we don't have the capacity to do it ORsomeone made hurtful / doubtful remarks about our work. BhagavadGita gives us pointers to motivate … Continue reading Inspiration from BhagavadGita to Keep Going

BhagavadGita’s Solution for Dealing with Envy

Envy is a negative feeling or emotion that one could experience over something he / she doesn't have. It could be about a material possession like a house / vehicle / money. Envy (Matsarya in Samskrita) is also considered to be one of the Six Enemies of the mind. This has increased even more with … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Solution for Dealing with Envy