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Letters From Prison Inmates About Bhagavad Gita As It Is

Two months preceding 2006 Gita Jayanti celebration, I asked for detainees, who routinely keep in touch with me, to record a couple of lines about how they got the first duplicate of Bhagavad Gita As It Is and what they gained from the Gita and what are their most loved verses. I have endeavored to keep the detainees reactions as it is with a specific end goal to keep the innovation of the content. The accompanying is an accumulation of detainee’s statements: Supreme Knowledge: I got Bhagavad Gita As It is from the Vedic assets. I learned it is Divine direction for the front line of one’s life to serve the Supreme Personality of Godhead. My most loved verse is in section 9, This information of Gita is ruler of instruction, the mystery of all insider facts. It is the purest of all information and on the grounds that it gives coordinate impression of self acknowledgment, it is the flawlessness of all religion. This is Raja-Vidya as there is no higher information than Bhagavad Gita. It is talked on the war zone of Kuruksetra between Sri Krishna and His supporter companion Arjuna. (Check Barnett, Canon City, CO, he is truly rehearsing Krishna Consciousness)

Bhagavad Gita must be comprehended in Disciplic Succession: I found a Bhagavad Gita As It Is in an utilized book shop, when I saw it I obtained it quickly, I was at that point acquainted with Srila Prabhupada’s books by perusing BTG (Back to Godhead Magazine), BTG was given to me by Mahabharath aficionado. Under Srila Prabhupada’s master qualified direction, I discovered that Gita must be comprehended in the disciplic chain of progression. At the point when drawn nearer by a true understudy, a true blue master transmits information of the Absolute Truth, to be specific learning of soul, the connection amongst soul and supersoul, comprehension of the time action and infinite indication. This learning is contained in the Bhagavad Gita, and Bhagavad Gita must be acknowledged in the way Arjuna, devotee acknowledged from Sri Krishna the first master. (Unknown detainee, he holds an extremely decent Krishna Conscious program on celebration days in the jail)

Krishna uncovers Himself in Bhagavad Gita: I read every one of the books on Buddhist reasoning and I was not fulfilled. As I read Bhagavad Gita As It Seems to be, Krishna started to uncover Himself to me and the acknowledge were so profound. The data of Bhagavad Gita completely influenced Buddhist writing to appear to be powerless. Other than perusing Gita, I chose to serenade one round of Hare Krishna Maha-mantra. By doing these two things I had a profound ordeal, this is something I will always remember, something that has changed my life until the end of time. Surrender all types of religion and surrender unto Me: Once I was kid in the adolescent secure up in the Orange County, CA, where I met a since quite a while ago haired kid who might read Bhagavad Gita pleasantly, he had a name like Arjuna, might be it was John or Aaron. He would sit up flawlessly straight and read the Bhagavad Gita and he would show me how to articulate the Sanskrit. My most loved verse in the Gita is the place Krishna says to Arjuna, surrender all types of religion and simply surrender. Everybody needs to take after Krishna’s will: I got the duplicate of Bhagavad Gita from H. G. Chandra Sekhar ACBSP in 2001. I have gained from the Gita that I am not this body I am soul, I am endless and once abided with God. I will likely return home back to Godhead, and best way to do this is through reverential administration unto Lord Krishna; and I should turn into His enthusiast. To wind up Lord Krishna’s fan I should render benefit unto Him and take after His will which is put forward in the Vedic writing particularly put forward in the Gita. The essential of reverential administration is the hearing and droning of Krishna’s eminent side interests and names and to take after the four regulative standards.

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