Bhagwad Gita versus ‘The Secret’

Acharya Prashant
5 min readOct 30, 2020

The following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Questioner (Q): The Bhagavad Gita says, “Don’t focus on the outcome of your work,” but the book entitled ‘The Secret’ says, “Visualize a positive outcome of your work.” Which of these is true?

Acharya Prashant (AP): You are comparing fine apples with rotten oranges.