There's a dedicated team of people working at the Krishna.com office and warehouse to share Lord Krishna’s teachings with more than 4000 visitors a day (1.46 million per year) from 228 countries, territories and islands. Fall is when Krishna.com’s annual bills are due, property tax ($5200), insurance ($3150), email newsletter service ($2145), and a new roof after the hurricane ($6000), totaling $16,495. We need your help to keep Krishna.com alive and vibrant. Please give a donation.

BG Chap 16 - Kṛṣṇa reassures Arjuna

The divine qualities lead to liberation, and the demoniac qualities lead to bondage. Arjuna was thinking that he would go to hell since he was contaminated with anger and harsh words, and desired to kill Droṇa and others worthy of worship. The Lord seeing Arjuna in this state, assured him not to worry, for being a kṣatriya, it was his prescribed duty to shoot arrows and show rough behavior. To do otherwise would give Arjuna the nature of an asura, possessing all bad qualities.