The Dabbawalas of Mumbai

The Dabbawalas of Mumbai The dabbawalas constitute a lunchbox delivery and return system that delivers hot lunches from homes and restaurants to people at work in Mumbai. The lunchboxes are picked up in the late morning, delivered predominantly using bicycles and...

Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.43.32

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Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.38.31

Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.38.31 धूमेनाव्रियते वह्निर्यथादर्शो मलेन च | यथोल्बेनावृतो गर्भस्तथा तेनेदमावृतम् || 38|| dhūmenāvriyate vahnir yathādarśho malena cha yatholbenāvṛito garbhas tathā tenedam āvṛitam dhūmena—by smoke; āvriyate—is...

Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.25.30

Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.25.30 सक्ता: कर्मण्यविद्वांसो यथा कुर्वन्ति भारत | कुर्याद्विद्वांस्तथासक्तश्चिकीर्षुर्लोकसंग्रहम् || 25|| saktāḥ karmaṇyavidvānso yathā kurvanti bhārata kuryād vidvāns tathāsaktaśh chikīrṣhur loka-saṅgraham saktāḥ—being...

Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.21.29

Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.21.29 यद्यदाचरति श्रेष्ठस्तत्तदेवेतरो जन: | स यत्प्रमाणं कुरुते लोकस्तदनुवर्तते || 21|| yad yad ācharati śhreṣhṭhas tat tad evetaro janaḥ sa yat pramāṇaṁ kurute lokas tad anuvartate yat—whatever; yat—and whichever; ācarati—does he act;...

Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.5.28

Shrimad Bhagwat Gita : : 3.5.28 न हि कश्चित्क्षणमपि जातु तिष्ठत्यकर्मकृत् | कार्यते ह्यवश: कर्म सर्व: प्रकृतिजैर्गुणै: || 5|| na hi kaśhchit kṣhaṇam api jātu tiṣhṭhatyakarma-kṛit kāryate hyavaśhaḥ karma sarvaḥ prakṛiti-jair guṇaiḥ...