Chapter-17 The Yoga of Three fold faith.
Arjuna Said : Those who worship God with faith but donot regards injunctions of scriptures,where they do stay-Sattav or Rajas or Tamas.
Bhagavan Said : That untutored innate faith of men is of three kinds-Sattvika, Rajasika and Tanasika. Faith constitutes a man; whatever the nature of this faith, verily he is that. Men of Sattvika worship God; those of Rajasika worship Denigods & demons while other who are of Tamsika worship the spirit of the dead & ghosts. Food also, which is liked to different men according to innate disposition of three kinds-Sattvika,Rajasika & Tanasika. Similarly sacrifice, penance and charity too are of three kinds each. For detail study & follow up refer chapter -17. OM, TAT, SAT- this three are the symbols of Brahma, who is Truth, Consciousness, and Bliss. By that were the Brahmanas & the Vedas as well as sacrifices created at the beginning of cosmic dawn. An obligation offered,gift given,an austerity practiced & good deed done, if it is without faith is termed as naught i.e Asat. The Chapter-17 End. From:Shrimad Bhagawat Geeta. Wait for next post S B Geeta-60. Vinod Anand 23/04/2017 Friend,Philosopher,Guide