The world is an agitation, the wise one subsides it

He by whom the world is not agitated, and who cannot be agitated by the world, who is freed from joy, envy, fear, and anxiety-he is dear to Me.”

~ Srimad Bhagwad Gita, Chapter 12, Verse 15

The greats had the need to appear in the first place because the world was in agitation, fever, and turbulence. Otherwise, why would the greats assume a form in…

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