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Dear Sir,
        1)How come Sattwic nature bind a man in this world?
2)If an enlightened person comes into this world after Samadhi, what mode of nature will he be then? Isn't it Sattwic?
3)without having Enlightenment, how can we avoid the binding from all the 3 modes of nature and live in this world?

Thank you Sir.

Om..

Answer
Dear Vimal,

1. Sattvic nature does not bind a person to the world. The person would fulfill completely what is his 'dharma' and still remain unattached. That is the advice in BhagawadGita.

"Yoga-sthah kuru karmāni, sańgam tyaktvā Dhana˝jaya;
siddhy-asiddhyah samo bhūtvā, samatvaḿyoga uchyate."

(Perform your duty equipoised, O Arjuna, abandoning all attachment. Consider success and failure as the same (but performing one's duty is considered paramount), such equanimity is called yoga.)
SrimadBhagawadGita 2.48

2. Like above.

3. The person must study scriptures, engage in whatever mode of worship that suits him - jnana, bhakti, or karma. Enlightenment will come in time. With best regards,

Yours sincerely,

Aupmanyav

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Especially religious history of India. I follow 'advaita' philosophy (non-duality) and am an atheist. My answers would be consistent with science and practicality.

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