Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Simple Living, High Thinking

Aug 3, 2020

Time stamps & topics:

47 sec: What action is (karma), what inaction is (akarma), and what detrimental action is (vikarma). A formula for how to live in this world without getting enmeshed in it.

5 min, 41 sec: What is inaction (akarma)?

14 min, 30 sec: How inaction, or neglecting to act, can also result in karmic reactions.

19 min, 15 sec: Being conscious of the different types of actions we can engage in. Everybody is always acting - what kind of action do you want to engage in?

23 min, 55 sec: Why do we have sensory pleasures if we're not meant to enjoy them? If Krishna cares about me, why do I have desires which get me entangled in the material world?

33 min, 15 sec: What our body is actually meant for.

35 min, 30 sec: God, as the Supreme person, is not devoid of personality, feelings, likes, or dislikes. God has these traits and wants to engage in a loving relationship with us, another person. Just as we can't have a deep relationship with a pet, we seek relationships with other people who can reciprocate love in the way that is fulfilling.


To get your own copy of the Bhagavad Gita, or any of Srila Prabhupad's books, please visit: All donations go toward the cost of the books and supporting the temple. Thank you!