BhagavadGita Motivates to Mind the Mind

Our Mind or Manas is a wonderful thing as long we can control it! Mind is often compared with a monkey (Mana Markatah), which is constantly jumping from tree to tree / hopping from a branch to another on a tree. Like this monkey's behavior, mind tends to switch between various thoughts. It is the … Continue reading BhagavadGita Motivates to Mind the Mind

BhagavadGita’s Tips to Tame Temptations

Temptation basically means, "an urge to do something that is wrong / unwise." A more relatable example would be (especially now that we are in holiday season and the New Year is approaching and people getting ready for New Year Resolutions!! :-)) a strong urge to eat a favorite pastry / sweet / dish loaded … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Tips to Tame Temptations

BhagavadGita’s Pointers to Procure Peace

Peace isn't just freedom from war and violence. If we look more closely, we are constantly battling various emotions / thoughts within our mind. We are on a perpetual hunt for peace and happiness. When the mind and senses aren't in our control, we can be easily disturbed by anything / anyone around us. When … Continue reading BhagavadGita’s Pointers to Procure Peace