2.53 When thy mind, that may be wavering in the contradictions of many scriptures, shall rest unshaken in divine contemplation, then the goal of Yoga is thine.
2.54 How is the man of tranquil wisdom, who abides in divine contemplation? What are his words? What is his silence? What is his work? – The Bhagavad Gita (Chapter 2)
Krishna, God, has something very important to say to religionists in this verse. He understands that all scriptures are imperfect and such imperfection confuses all thinking believers. Here he suggests that we not rely solely on written guidance. That we become our own gurus.
Hearing this Arjuna wants to know what it takes to reach such a contemplative state. Stay tuned for the answer. This series continues each Monday.
Daily Affirmation: Today I AM my own Guru!