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Samajha raha hai ya bhadka raha hai

A very good question indeed.

Context : Mahabharatha War - Krishna is preaching BhagavatGeetha to Arjun

When Sanjay tells Dhritharashtra how Krishna is preaching Arjuna about how soul is eternal and body is mortal and every one who is born should die. And since all his elders, cousins and teachers in the battle field are souls which has no birth and death, Arjun should perform his duties - which in this case is to fight the war.

When Dhritharashtra listens this, he asks Sanjay - "Is Krishna preaching Arjun or inciting him"

Well. Everyone including this confused soul agree that Bhagavat Geetha tells you most profound truths about human life. But  look at the context.

When some one tells you "Jaatasya maranam dhruvam" in a funeral, he is trying to console you. When the some one tells you the same sentence in "Ranbhumi" - in battle ground, is he not asking you to commit violence?

Again context. The Krishna - who is God - who is the "karta" of all our thoughts and deeds, says the above mentioned words followed by "Arjun tum yudh karo"

Come on. Why not the same lecture to Duryodhan and convert his mind and avoid the battle which kills thousands of people?

Is it because of the fact that people do not like stories which goes like "then they lived happily ever after", but prefer "then everyone except 5 died, and these 5 spent rest of their lives in guilt and misery"

This post coming from a partial godless woman is an extreme sin. She should be immediately sent to neighboring country.

P.S. Before publishing I verified whether I have already written a similar post - because incidentally I got 165 results when searching God.

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