A tragic comedy ending wherein only the balloons of illusion burst.
Our simple seeker was meditating on the lesson
Krishna gave to Arjuna on Karma Yoga.
Can you accept that all output of time and
energy is an investment in some future event?
Yes. I’ve recently been there and done that.
Was it worth it?
Very much so, looking back from a safe
distance from the disastrous outcome.
Krishna spoke of sacrificing the results.
Was that part of your experience.
Krishna would have meant in advance.
I didn’t do that. I’m not that noble.
Besides, I think in today’s world,
the very concept of sacrifice is
considered sanctimonious and exhibiting
a holier than thou attitude.
Or, in simple terms, an ego trip?
Then, in today’s language, how would you
describe the final outcome?
I was able to let go.
Of the outcome?
Much more than that.
Are we reversing roles?
We have no iron-clad roles.
That realization was…
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