Helping Others Spiritually Hindu

On the Spiritual Welfare of Others — An Excerpt from the Bhagavad Gita

Below is an excerpt from the Hindu text the Bhagavad Gita, one of the books of the Mahabharata, explaining the significance of helping humanity spiritually as part of spiritual practice:

Below is an excerpt from the Hindu text the Bhagavad Gita, one of the books of the Mahabharata, explaining the significance of helping humanity spiritually as part of spiritual practice:

“Those seers of truth, whose doubts have been dispelled, devoid of all sins, engaged in self-realization and who are always concerned for the spiritual welfare of all living beings, achieve liberation in the Ultimate Truth.”

~ Bhagavad Gita, Book 5, Verse 25 (source).

Note, whereas material help is repaid materially, the quote above refers to helping others spiritually, as we are then in turn helped spiritually as well — a form of help much needed to for inner spiritual growth.

Working for the Spiritual Welfare of Others -- Bhagavad Gita

A depiction of Indra and Gods giving boons to Arjuna and Krishna.

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