The Question and Answer section for Bhagavad-Gita is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
I can't really answer that. Life is full of desirable and undesirable circumstances. I think the Gita talks about how we process these circumstances being the main gauge to our happiness.
Krishna says that renunciation without coming to understand selfless action, or action with awareness as to its true purpose, is spiritually destructive. Krishna goes on to talk about meditation as a key element in the path to selfless action. It...
Bhagavad Gita 3.42. The working senses are superior to dull matter; mind is higher than the senses; intelligence is still higher than the mind; and he [the soul] is even higher than the intelligence.