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Top 4 Misconceptions About the Bhagavad Gita
19 Feb

Top 4 Misconceptions About the Bhagavad Gita

Bhagavad Gita is one of the most essential and most followed texts in Hinduism. It has been the pride of its followers for ages now. Bhagavad Gita is considered as the text of ultimate reality, as it tells the ultimate truth of this Universe. But as the reasoning developed, people developed many misconceptions about this holy book.

Here are some misconceptions that few people have developed towards Bhagavad Gita:-

1. Only Intellectuals Can Read Bhagavad Gita:-

It is a pure myth; it is not necessary to have a high IQ to understand the concepts of Bhagavad Gita. 

In fact, anybody can read and appreciate every concept of Bhagavad Gita very readily. 

Some people deny the facts of Bhagavad Gita to prove their intellect and don’t try to understand the essence of Bhagavad Gita.

It is essential to read this religious text with all the respect and belief.


2. Central Concept Is Missing:-

Some people tell us that they are engineers, doctors, scientists, writers, etc. but according to Bhagavad Gita there on two concepts “Tvam” means You and “Ishwara” means God, 

All those real-life identities are just your attributes which are based out in your mind and your body.

Bhagavad Gita is mainly about the connection of your soul to the ultimate spiritual reality of this universe.


3. No - Relevance In Today’s World:-

There are lots of youngsters do not believe in God.

They often think that God is ancient and there is no relevance in today’s world. 

But we have to keep in mind that no one can deny the existence of God and the sun still shines the same way as it used to be. 

We have to believe that there is a one god that controls the whole world.


4. Gita Is Only Matter Of Belief:-

Many people believe that Geeta is just a religious book.

Bhagavad Gita has some significance in our life. 

Bhagavad Gita eliminates all our illusions about life.

Bhagavad Gita also teaches us the way to deal with the problems.


So here are some of the misconceptions and myths that people developed about Bhagavad Geeta over time

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