Leadership: The Bhagavad-Gita Paradigm


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  • Chandragupt Institute of Management, Patna, Bihar, 800001, India

Abstract

Deep scholarly disagreement about the core nature of leadership indicates that it still eludes researchers. Using logical deductions based on the Bhagavad-Gita, this article establishes meaning as the core of leadership enabling its unified view that extends even to the non-people domain such as books and flags. It is not yet another way to lead; it attempts to explain leadership per se. The Bhagavad-Gita paradigm of leadership can redefine organisations as work places facilitating expressions of Svadharma – the way of self, with egalitarian work cultures and morally uplifting impact.

Keywords

Guna, Leadership, Meaning, Svadharma and Transcendence.

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