DAIVI ASURI SAMPAT VIBHAGA YOGA & SHRADDHA TRAYA VIBHAGA YOGA
Contributed By DR Thimappa Hegde
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Recap... Chapter 15 PURUSHOTTAMA YOGA
Contributed By Dr Komal Prasad
Chapter 16 & 17
DAIVI ASURI SAMPAT VIBHAGA YOGA
SHRADDHA TRAYA VIBHAGA YOGA
iti guhyatamaṃ śāstramidamuktaṃ mayā'nagha |
ētat buddhvā buddhimān syāt kṛtakṛtyaśca bhārata || 15.20 ||
O Arjuna! Thus this most secret teaching has been imparted by Me. Having
known this, one becomes wise and fulfilled, Oh Arjuna!
atha kena prayuktoyaṁ
pāpaṁ carati pūruṣaḥ
anicchann api vārṣṇeya
…Compelled by what, does this person commit sin, unwilling, forcibly persuaded?
Potrait Painter and His Model
Mana ēva Manushyānām Kāranam Bandha Mōkshayōh
–The same mind which is the cause of your bondage can get you freedom
I know what is wrong but I am not able to correct myself.?
3.Pratipaksha Bhavana, Vali.
Life of my Life,
I shall ever try to keep my body pure,
knowing that Thy living touch is upon all my limbs.
I shall ever try to keep all untruths out from my thoughts, knowing that Thou art that Truth which has kindled the light of reason in my mind.
–I shall ever try to drive all evils away from my heart and keep my love in flower, knowing that Thou hast Thy seat in the inmost shrine of my heart.
–And it shall be my endeavour to reveal Thee in my actions, knowing it is Thy power gives me strength to act.
–Life of my Life.
Vasana is a Sanskrit term that refers to a past impression in the mind that influences behavior. Vasanas can be good or bad:
If you are not playing Golf, play golf.
If you are playing golf, stop playing.
–If you always do
–What you always did
–You will always get
–What you always got.
CHAPTER 16 – SHLOKA 1
Contributed By Smt Indumathi
Bhagavad Gita – Verse 16.01
dānaṃ damaśca yajñaśca
Divine Traits – Daivi Sampath
•The 26 qualities
•Trait of character – Devine or demonic
•Control liberation or Moksha
•Unable to withdraw from evil ones
•Absence of purity, truth
•Cause of creation, Lust or kaama, unholy things
•Boast, engage in destructive activities
•Hatred towards Lord
manasyēkam vacasyēkam karmaṇi ēkam mahātmānam
manasi anyat, vacasi anyat, karmaṇi anyat durātmanā ||
- Saint Ramalinga Reddy
•Mahathma – One true path
•Dhurathma – Different Words, thoughts & deeds
CHAPTER 1 6 – SHLOKA 21 & 22
Contributed By Dr. Satyanarayana
trividhaṃ narakasyēdaṃ dvāraṃ nāśanamātmanaḥ |
kāmaḥ krōdhastathā lōbhastasmādētattrayaṃ tyajēt || 16.21 ||
Desire, anger and greed --- this threefold gateway to hell is the cause of
one’s own destruction. Therefore one should give up these three.
ētairvimuktaḥ kauntēya tamōdvāraistribhirnaraḥ |
ācaratyātmanaḥ śrēyastatō yāti parāṃ gatim || 16.22 ||
Oh Arjuna! Freed from these three gates of hell, a man pursues what is good
for himself (and) thus attain the supreme goal.
SASTRAM ALONE IS PRAMANAM FOR RIGHT AND WRONG
CHAPTER 16 – SHLOKA 24
Contributed By Dr Sunder
3 TYPES OF SHRADDHA AHARA YAJNA
CHAPTER 17 - SHLOKA 4, 8 and 11
Contributed By Dr. Ahalya
3 TYPES OF TAPAHA BASED ON PRAMANA & GUNA 3 TYPES OF DANAM
CHAPTER 17 - SHLOKA 16, 17 & 20
Contributed By Smt Triveni
SIGNIFICANCE OF OM TAT SAT
CHAPTER 17 - SHLOKA 23
Contributed By Dr. Sachin
ōṃ tatsaditi nirdēśō brahmaṇastrividhaḥ smṛtaḥ |
brāhmaṇāstēna vēdāśca yajñāśca vihitāḥ purā || 17.23 ||
“Om TAT SAT” is considered to be the threefold designation of Brahman. By
uttering this the brahmins, the Vēdās and the Yajñās were created long ago.
Most powerful mantra
•Om derived from root word AUV
•Tat – sarva pramana agochara
•Sad – eternal principle( isness in all )
•Eternal incomprehensible protector of universe
When should one chant ?
•Om Tad Sadi iti ...... After every Gita chapters
•Removal of any impurities (Malam) or mispronunciation of mantras while chanting
brāhmaṇāstēna vēdāśca yajñāśca vihitāḥ purā
•Brahmana ( karma brahmana)
•Veda ( scriptural studies)
•Yajnya ( power one achieves through)
Om Puurnnam-Adah Puurnnam-Idam
Om ShaantihShaantihShaantih ||