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Hindus/self realization thru Self Effort OR God's Grace?


sir, there are 2 ways for self realization i.e by self effort (chapter 1-6 in gita) and by god's grace(chapter 7-12 in gita).
then , which should one follow? how to choose one?


The choice is yours. You can choose that which appeals to you. Because both will lead to the same goal. It is like eating a biscuit. You can start eating from the left side or from the right side. It does not matter. If you start with self-effort you will realize that without God's Grace you cannot attain self-realization. If you start with God's Grace soon you will realize the importance of self-effort. When you complete the journey you will see how both means the same.

Thanks for asking this important question. If you need more clarifications please do ask.

Best wishes,
Raja Subramaniyan


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25 years of spiritual studies and written following text books. Gita for Joyful Living ( Path to Joyful Living - I based on Jeeva Yatra ( ) Path to Joyful Living - II based on Sadhana Panchakam( ) Joyful Living based on Panchadashi ( ) Parama Ragasiyam (Tamil) based on Brahma Sutra (


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