[Advaita-l] How to approach Sankara's Gita Bhasya?,

Ranjeet Sankar thefinalsearch at yahoo.co.uk
Mon Jan 5 22:49:25 CST 2004

----- Original Message -----
From: "Srikrishna Ghadiyaram" <srikrishna_ghadiyaram at yahoo.com>
> I tend to believe that Arjuna did not
> accept/understand  Bhagavan's teachings of 2 nd
> chapter, so he had to continue with 16 more lessons.
> So, one should explain all the remaining 16 chapters
> without contradicting the 2 nd chapter message.

The cream of Gita can be seen in the 2nd and 3rd chapter itself. Lord
Krishna is concluding his Gita with the first 3 verses of Chapter 4 (imam
vivasvate.......rahasyam hyedadhutthamam). However, fortunately for us,
Arjuna asks the next question and the Lord continues.

Hari Om

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