The Mahabharata is one of the world's most important stories, not only because of its cultural and historical significance, but its spiritual power. This course provides an introduction to the fundamental meanings hidden in the stories, characters, and teachings of the Mahabharata.
This course consists of short discussions to be heard before and after viewing the three parts of The Mahabharata by Peter Brook, which is available on DVD from The Gnostic Store:
Related course: Teachings of the Hindu Gods
The lectures are also playing continuously on Gnostic Radio:
"Wherever we direct our attention, we spend creative energy. We can save creative energy if we divide attention, if we do not become identified with things, people, and ideas. When we become identified with things, people, and ideas, we then forget our Self and lose creative energy in the most pitiful way. It is essential to know that we need to save creative energy in order to awaken the consciousness, and that the creative energy is the living potential, it is the vehicle of the consciousness, it is the instrument in order to awaken the consciousness."