Takeaways from Mahabharata
Ramayana and Mahabharata took place as they wanted to teach humans the way of living. Every once in a while God come on earth and make necessary corrections. People follow great personality and that's how Supreme God conveys his message. Apart from our books, we must look into those holy volumes, the ultimate guide prepared for human life. We are fortunate to take birth as a humans so it's expected from us to learn, apply and serve the purpose of being human. Mahabharata has one of the greatest things to be shared with us.
Being kind, humble and generousis not sufficient to live life. The world is not an easy place to survive and live in. It's way tough than our expectations. To ace it, we must understand how actually it works. One should be aware of extremes of Human kind and deeds.
Bad company can ruin your life, you must be knowing Shakuni mama. He was a destroyer in a complete sense. Because of him the war took place. Stay away from people who are interested in your things more than you.
Unconditional relationships and loyal friendships can take you right places. In time of crisis, all we need is a back bone and strong support system. Loyalty of friends and determined team members are our collective strength.
One should learn survival skills without fail. Knowing household chores like cooking and cleaning can definitely make your life easy. Keep yourself occupied and never be ashamed of doing any kind of work. A work is work, there is nothing like big or small. There are no such discriminations.
Stand by what is right, if needed fight for it. You need to fight for what you think belongs to you. The one who is dependent on luck is wasting his life, you can't just wait for your thing to come with a miracle, there is nothing like luck. You have to get it, earn it and fight for it if you think it is rightfully belongs to you.
Emotions are powerful enough to kill your happiness. It's actually the weakest link that majority of us cannot understand. Think rationally and practically. Do right things, if your path is correct, the whole universe will come to aid you.
Learning is the never ending process. Grasp whatever comes your way exactly the way Arjuna did. No one can steal your knowledge and with knowledgeable applications you can survive better in this world.
Half knowledge can be dangerous than having no knowledge. Deep clarity of thought, meaningful purpose, confidence and credibility of your say are essential pointers whenever you open your knowledge blaming in front of others.
You are unstoppable if you are following your passion. Passion for doing great things and hunger for learning can make you expert in that field.
Every here and there for extraordinary tasks we need a good strategy to sail our boat. Consider every little aspect, estimate negative outcomes and probable actions for critical stages. A good strategy is a winning strategy.
Don't swayed by greed. As we know, by default we all are greedy. So first thing we can do is to learn how to control our senses and material desires.
Never give up in despite all hurdles. Always remember, problems come to those who have ability to solve them. Even though you face disgrace at several stages, don't give up and keep moving ahead.