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5 Life Lessons We All Can Learn From The Mahabharata

From every character and from every incident that took place in the Mahabharata there are some things you can take lessons from. There is a reason why this Mythological book is being worshipped among the Hindus from ages. Here are some of the things you can learn from the Mahabharata. 

Being Kind and Humble is Not Always Good 

If you summarize Karna's life you will learn that the world is not a very good place to live in sometimes. While giving, helping people and being kind towards them is good, but it is not good to be selfless all the time. You should always watch your back before helping someone else. Don't just let your emotions affect your dos, sometimes listen to your brain also. If you want to ace the game of life you must act accordingly. The moral of the story is being selfish is not good but being selfless is even worse.

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Don't Let Bad People Influence your Life 

The way Shakuni Mama ruined the lives of the Kauravas is an evident example of how bad a company can ruin your life. If you've read the Mahabharata you will surely hate Shakuni mama. He is the reason behind every hardship the Kauravas had to face. The war wouldn't have happened if it wasn't for him. He manipulated the Kauravas into doing all the bad things that they ended up doing. He used the Kaurav brothers to fulfill his agendas. 

Loving and Supporting Friends can change your life 

Always keep yourself surrounded with people who will push you to do better and support you in everything you do. You might already know that during the whole war the Pandavas had Lord Krishna supporting them just like the Kauravas had Data Karna having their back. It is known to all that how weak Arjun and Duryodhan felt without their mate Lord Krishna and Karna. That's why it's important to value the friend who will do everything to support you. 

Fight to Get What You Want 

Nothing comes easily in life. If you want something with all your heart you have to fight for it. Be it good grades, a great job, or someone you love if it is something you truly want, you to have to put your heart and soul into it. There will be other people always who wants the same thing as you but to make sure it belongs to you give your 100% into achieving it. Prove your true worth to the universe so that you can have what you want. 

Always Be a Student 

The best way of living your life is to always keep learning. Learn for every possible thing. Whatever keeps happening around you keep learning from that. never underestimate anyone even a kid half of your age can teach you an important lesson. Read more books so that you can learn unexpected things from every corner of the world. Don't ever let the student in you die. Always keep learning.

These are some of the important life lessons you should adopt from the great Hindu Mythology the Mahabharata.