(22) Non-doership

I performed action, this, that

To deserve this desired fruit

 

That’s doership avoidable

Karma bondage eternal

 

Opposite is idea of non-doer

Not me, but Divine is the doer

 

Acting thru’ me as instrument

For His purpose and object

 

Not doer, but a small contributor

Among many to the big picture

 

Non-doership concept spiritual

In worldly sense accountable

 

Duly punishable is a murderer

Though in his mind a non-doer

 

“Doing” by one, a consequence

Of unknown process complex

 

Concept of “I” created artificially

Then who is the doer really?

 

If result is good, to me all credit

If bad, someone else is culprit

 

Such “doership” convenient

Not at all spiritually right

 

We are like puppets on string

Almighty invisible controlling

 

Through gunas pre-programmed

Genes not consciously controlled

 

Against our mind is often our action

Who is the doer in such situation?

 

Non-doer not acting in action

Since Divine is the motivation

 

And acting even in non-action

No action being a contribution

 

Non-doership, desirelessness

Of the same coin two sides

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