November 2021

FATE IS THE FIFTH FACTOR

C.N. Vaze
Chartered Accountant

Readers will be aware that in the Bhagawad Geeta there is no mention or promotion of any religious community. The word religion - is used in the Geeta to mean ‘duty’, just as there is a religion (duty) of a king, of a teacher, a student, or of Brahmans and of Kshatriyas (warriors). It is a practical guide for day-to-day life and not necessarily a treatise with high level ‘philosophy’. Shrikrishna gives very practical tips in His message to Arjun.

In the 18th chapter, 14th stanza, Shrikrishna describes five factors responsible for performing a task,

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