एक बाबाजी घूमते-फिरते एक शहर में पहुँचे| रात हो गयी थी| सरदी के दिन थे| शहर का दरवाजा बंद हो गा था| बाबाजी को ठण्ड लगी| गरम कपड़ा पास में था नहीं| बाबा जी ने सोने के लिये जगह देखी| एक भड़भूँजे की भट्ठी थी|
“Sanjaya said, ‘Then Vasudeva, stationed on the car, addressed Karna,saying, “By good luck it is, O son of Radha, that thou rememberestvirtue! It is generally seen that they that are mean, when they sink intodistress, rail at Providence but never at their own misdeeds.
“Yudhishthira said, ‘All persons on earth, O foremost of men, applaudvirtuous behaviour. I have, however, great doubts with respect to thisobject of their praise. If the topic be capable of being understood byus, O foremost of virtuous men, I desire to hear everything about the wayin which virtuous behaviour can be acquired. How indeed, is thatbehaviour acquired, O Bharata! I desire to hear it. Tell me also, Oforemost of speakers, what has been said to be the characteristics ofthat behaviour.’