कृष्ण कथा: कृष्णाच्या खेळकर मार्गाचे अन्वेषण

कृष्णकथा बर्‍याच आहेत, त्यात प्रत्येकाची स्वतःची अशी आवडती एक कथा असते. येथे काही लोकप्रिय गोष्टींबरोबर सद्गुरूंनी काही कमी ज्ञात असलेल्या कथाही सांगितल्या आहेत
कृष्ण कथा: कृष्णाच्या खेळकर मार्गाचे अन्वेषण
 

कथा सुरू होण्यापूर्वी, सद्गुरू आपल्याला कृष्णाच्या बहुमुखी स्वरूपाची झलक दाखवून व्यासपीठ तयार करतात आणि कृष्णाचा मार्ग - आनंदाचा / गमतीचा मार्ग उलगडण्यासाठी काय करावे लागते याबद्दल ते बोलतात.

कृष्ण कोण आहे?

सद्गुरु:जेव्हा आपण कृष्ण म्हणतो, तो कोण आहे याचं सार आहे, तो एक बिनधास्त मूल आहे, एक अतिशय खोडकर, एक मोहक बासरीवादक, एक आकर्षक नर्तक, एक भुरळ पाडणारा प्रेमी, शूर योद्धा, त्याच्या शत्रूंना निर्दयीपणे नेस्तनाबूत करणारा, प्रत्येक घरातील हृदयांवर राज्य करणारा, एक हुशार राजकारणी आणि राजा-उत्पादक (किंगमेकर), एक सभ्य गृहस्थ, सर्वोत्तम योगी आणि सर्वात रंगतदार असा अवतार.

कृष्ण वेगवेगळ्या लोकांनी वेगवेगळ्या मार्गांनी पाहिलाय, समजलाय आणि अनुभवलाय. उदाहरणार्थ, दुर्योधनाच्या शब्दांत कृष्णा हा “जर असा व्यक्ती अस्तित्वात असला तर हा सगळ्यात हसणारा बदमाश आहे. तो खाऊ शकतो, पिऊ शकतो, गाऊ शकतो, नाचू शकतो. तो प्रेम करू शकतो, तो लढा देऊ शकतो, वृद्ध स्त्रियांशी गप्पा मारू शकतो आणि लहान मुलांबरोबर खेळू शकतो. कोण म्हणतो की तो देव आहे? ” दुर्योधनाची ती धारणा होती.

कृष्णाची बालपणची प्रेयसी राधा, जी इतकी मोठी झाली की राधेशिवाय आपण कृष्णाबद्दल बोलूच शकत नाही - आम्ही “कृष्ण राधे” असे म्हणत नाही, “राधे कृष्ण” असे म्हणतो - ती म्हणाली, “कृष्णा माझ्याबरोबर आहे. तो जिथे आहे तिथे नेहमी माझ्याबरोबर असतो. तो कुणाबरोबरही असू दे तरीही तो माझ्याबरोबर आहे. ” अशी तिची धारणा होती.

लहानपणापासूनच स्वत: मध्येच एका विशिष्ट परिस्थितीमुळे पूर्णपणे सतावलेला आत्मा असलेल्या शिकंदिन म्हणाले, “कृष्णाने मला कधीच आशा दिली नाही. पण जेव्हा तो उपस्थित असतो तेव्हा आशेची झुळूक सर्वांना स्पर्श करते.”

लीला म्हणजे, खेळाडुचा मार्ग आहे - आम्ही जीवनातील सर्वात प्रगल्भ आणि गंभीर बाबींचा शोध घेतो, परंतु आनंदाने.

मी या विषयावर असेच अविरत बोलू शकतो. तो कोण आहे, विविध लोकांनी ह्याच्या वेगवेगळ्या बाजू पाहिल्या. काहींसाठी तो देव आहे. काहींसाठी तो विक्षिप्त आहे. काहींसाठी तो एक प्रियकर आहे. काहींसाठी तो लढाऊ आहे. तो अशा बर्‍याच गोष्टी आहे. जेव्हा आपण कृष्ण म्हणतो तेव्हा त्याचा अर्थ काय आहे याचा आस्वाद घ्यायचा असेल, कृष्ण म्हणून आपण ज्या चेतनेचा उल्लेख केला पाहिजे त्या भावनेने आपल्याला स्पर्श करायचा असेल तर आपल्याला लीलेची गरज आहे. लीला म्हणजे, खेळाडुचा मार्ग आहे - आम्ही जीवनातील सर्वात प्रगल्भ आणि गंभीर बाबींचा शोध घेतो, परंतु आनंदाने. अन्यथा कृष्ण तेथे नसेल. जगातील सगळ्यात प्रगल्भ परिमाण जगातील बहुतांश लोकांनी गमावण्यामागचे कारण असे आहे की त्यांना खेळकर कसे राहायचे हे माहित नसते.

हा मार्ग आनंदाने अन्वेषण करण्यासाठी आपल्याला प्रेमाने परिपूर्ण हृदय, आनंदित मन आणि एक जोमदार शरीर हवे असते. तरच तिथे लीला आहे. एक आनंदी मार्गाने जीवनातील सर्वात गहन परिमाणांचे अन्वेषण करण्यासाठी, आपण आपल्या जागरूकतेसह, कल्पनेसह, आपल्या स्मरणशक्तीने, आपल्या आयुष्यासह, आपल्या मृत्यूसह खेळायला तयार असले पाहिजे. जर आपण सर्व गोष्टींसह खेळायला तयार असाल तरच तेथे लीला आहे. लीला म्हणजे फक्त कुणाबरोबर नाचणे असे नाही. याचा अर्थ असा की आपण आयुष्यासह नाचण्यास तयार आहात. आपण आपल्या शत्रूबरोबर नाचण्यास तयार आहात, आपण ज्यावर प्रेम करता त्याच्याबरोबर नाचण्यास आपण तयार आहात, आपण मृत्यूच्या क्षणी नाचण्यास तयार आहात. तरच तिथे लीला आहे.

 

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