309 Total Quotes

Bhagavad Gita Quotes

Entering the earth I support all beings with My energy; becoming the sap-giving moon I nourish all the plants.
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#Earth

As the blazing fire reduces wood to ashes, similarly, the fire of Self-knowledge reduces all Karma to ashes.
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#Fire

What is the need for this detailed knowledge, O Arjuna? I continually support the entire universe by a small fraction of My energy.
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#Knowledge

The one who shall propagate this supreme secret philosophy amongst My devotees, shall be performing the highest devotional service to Me and shall certainly attain Me.
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#Philosophy

When meditation is mastered, the mind is unwavering like the flame of a lamp in a windless place.
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#Famous #Mediation

Hypocrisy, arrogance, pride, anger, harshness, and ignorance; these are the marks of those who are born with demonic qualities, O Arjuna.
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#Anger

One who does not envy but us a compassionate friend to all ... such a devotee is very dear to Me.
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#Envy

The light that comes from the sun illuminates the whole world; and that which is in the moon, and in the fire; know that light to be Mine.
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#Moon

Yoga is difficult for the one whose mind is not subdued.
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#Mind

A person is said to have achieved yoga, the union with the Self, when the perfectly disciplined mind gets freedom from all desires, and becomes absorbed in the Self alone.
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#Freedom

To the illumined man or woman, a clod of dirt, a stone, and gold are the same.
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#Gold

Delusion arises from anger. The mind is bewildered by delusion. Reasoning is destroyed when the mind is bewildered. One falls down when reasoning is destroyed.
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#Anger

For the one who is moderate in eating, recreation, working, sleeping, and waking, this yoga [of meditation] destroys [all] sorrow.
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#Meditation

For the wise who seeks to attain yoga (of meditation or the equanimity of mind), Karma-yoga is said to be the means; for the one who has attained yoga, the equanimity becomes the means (of Self-Realization).
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#Meditation

Some perceive God in the heart by the intellect through meditation; others by the yoga of knowledge; and others by the yoga of work (or Karma-yoga).
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#God

Arjuna said: O Krishna, You have said that yoga of meditation is characterized by the equanimity (of mind), but, due to restlessness of mind I do not perceive the steady state of mind.
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#Meditation

Whatever you do, make it an offering to me -- the food you eat, the sacrifices you make, the help you give, even your suffering.
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#Appreciation #Food

He is not elevated by good fortune or depressed by bad. His mind is established in God, and he is free from delusion.
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#Mind #Fortune

After attaining Me the great souls do not incur rebirth, the impermanent home of misery, because they have attained the highest perfection.
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#Home

No one attains perfection by merely giving up work.
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#Giving

You grieve for those who are not worthy of grief, and yet speak the words of wisdom. The wise grieve neither for the living nor for the dead.
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#Grief

O Creator and Lord of all beings, God of all gods, Supreme person and Lord of the universe, You alone know Yourself by Yourself.
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#God

Hell has three gates: lust, anger, and greed
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#Anger

One who has control over the mind is tranquil in heat and cold, in pleasure and pain, and in honor and dishonor; and is ever steadfast with the Supreme Self.
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#Control

When the mind disciplined by the practice of meditation becomes steady, one becomes content in the Self by beholding Him with [purified] intellect.
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#Meditation

By contemplating on Me with an unwavering mind, disciplined by the practice of meditation, one attains the Supreme divine spirit, O Arjuna.
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#Meditation

Better indeed is knowledge than mechanical practice. Better than knowledge is meditation. But better still is surrender of attachment to results, because there follows immediate peace.
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#Knowledge