Our vulnerability points to our opportunity (Gita Daily)

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Published on Oct 13, 2013

Based on Bhagavad Gita Chapter 07, Text 14 We may get the question, “Why do we get tempted and deluded so easily? Why are we so vulnerable?” Gita wisdom answers that our vulnerability to temptation and delusion originates internally in our own immoral inclinations. More importantly, this vulnerability points compellingly towards a vital spiritual opportunity. Let’s understand how. All of us as souls are destined to rejoice eternally in a loving relationship with the all-attractive Lord, Sri Krishna. But our destiny depends on our desires.Only when we choose to love Krishna can we relishour eternal destiny. When we choose anything else, that desire misdirects our consciousness from spirit to matter, thereby depriving us of our glorious destiny. For impelling us to reclaim what we have lost, Krishna kindly entrusts us to a coach: Maya. She is his external energy, as the Bhagavad-gita (07.14) indicates. Read More – http://www.gitadaily.com/2013/07/25/our-vulnerability-points-to-our-opportunity/

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