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Srimad Bhagavad Gita is one of the most authentic scriptures of India. Here you will find the Hindi, English and Dutch Version
Our life Mission
Who is Srila Prabhupada?
Srila Prabhupada has given us the essence and foundation to grow and continue Sri Krishna Caitanya Mahaprabhu’s sankirtan movement.So as sincere followers of Srila Prabhupada we need to intelligently formulate our own our plans to expand ISKCON whilst at the same time aligning to Srila Prabhupada’s mission and vision.
What is the mission of human life?
The mission of human life is to end the miseries of material existence and attain a blissful life. We are constantly searching after happiness, but we often fail in our pursuit.We may get a glimpse of happiness, but it does not last forever. We do not want miseries, but we cannot avoid them.
What is the Solution for all our Problems?
Human life is a combination of matter and spirit soul, the whole process of Vedic knowledge is that human life is not meant for hard labor for economic development, nor is it meant for sex indulgence It is specially meant for making a solution to the problems of material life.
Why Learn the Bhagavad Gita?
Importance of the Bhagavad Gita in daily life
- The Bhagavad Gita introduces us to our rich culture and tradition.
- Bhagavad Gita can help us find solutions to the various problems of everyday life.
- Reading the Bhagavad Gita introduces us to the truth about life and helps us attain freedom from superstition and false beliefs.
Benefits of reading the Bhagavad Gita
- The shlokas of the Bhagavad Gita tell us about our duties as human beings.
- Reading the Bhagavad Gita helps us understand the importance of self-control and how to practice it.
- Teachings of the Bhagavad Gita tell us how to practice nishkam karma or action without desire.
- Reading the Bhagavad Gita gives us a different perspective of life.
lessons that adults and kids can learn from the Bhagavad Gita
Develop the right perspective:
Just before the Kurukshetra war was about to begin, Arjun felt confused and dejected. He refused to fight as he failed to visualize the outcome of his actions. Perceiving things in the right way plays a critical role in helping us understand what we should do, why we should do it, our role in the scheme of things, and how they shape our attitude.
What does Bhagavad Gita contain?
Five thousand years ago the theological science of Bhagavad Gita was spoken by Lord Krishna, the Supreme Personality of Godhead to His disciple Arjuna.
There are five main themes illustrated in the Bhagavad Gita.
- Ishvara – The Supreme Lord,
- Jiva – The Living Entity,
- Prakruti – The Material Nature,
- Kala – Eternal Time and
- Karma – Activities.
Understand that change is the law of nature:
According to the Bhagavad Gita, everything has to change. We know that our body, feelings, emotions, and perceptions, as well as everything around us, are in a state of flux. Yet, when we are told that we need to change, we are reluctant to accept the advice or we adamantly oppose it. To be successful, an individual needs to adapt to new situations, innovate and come up with better solutions, and explore new opportunities.
the root cause of our problems.
We are entrapped in this material world from time immemorial and the happiness we pursue here is temporary and illusory. In the pursuit of such happiness, we engage in various activities, pious and sinful, that binds us more and more in this material world.Our miseries are due to the sinful reactions and when we follow these three principles, all the material contamination’s and sins are washed away; consequently, we are reestablished in our real constitutional position of unlimited bliss and happiness.