Chapter Twelve


Lord Krishna recounts the power of devotion. In this chapter we learn that there is more than one way to devotion, and consequently, to God. We also hear about the various qualities of devotees that make them dear to Him.

1  Personal & Impersonal God

1-4  The Yogi and the Devotee

5  The Path of the Hero

6-7  Surrender and Self Realization

8  How to Attain God

9-10  If You Can’t Do That, Do This

11  If You Can’t Do That, Do This, Continued

12  Knowledge & Action

13-14  Contentment

15  What You Do Affects the World

16-17  Happiness and Surrender Yoga

18-19  Free of Encumbrances

20  The Way of Eternal Truth