400 BC, Sanskrit Poem Incorporated Into the Mahabharata
When meditation is mastered, the mind is unwavering like the flame of a lamp in a windless place.
Bhagavad Gita – [Mediation]
When the senses contact sense objects, a person experiences cold or heat, pleasure or pain. These experiences are fleeting they come and go. Bear them patiently.
Bhagavad Gita – [Feelings]
When you move amidst the world of sense, free from attachment and aversion alike, there comes the peace in which all sorrows end, and you life in the wisdom of the Self.
Bhagavad Gita – [Wisdom]