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Why Bhagavad Gita advises not to revel in sense pleasures?

Even an average intelligent man, if he cares to investigate his own experiences with the outer world, will discover, all by himself, that joy-hunting among finite objects is no profitable preoccupation. The law of diminishing returns works in all our experiences and the very thing that gave a certain unit of joy in the beginning, itself soon becomes a stinking putrefying pit of sorrow.

Finite things can only torture us with hope of getting a more satisfactory joy and whip us along the path of sensuousness, making us pant is sheer exhaustion. 

Man, if he is wise, is satisfied only with the infinite and refuses to revel in sense pleasures. 

The more chaste, full, divine joy is gained only when come to experience the Self.

The enjoyments that are born of contacts are only generators of pain, for they have a beginning and an end. O son of Kunti, the wise do not rejoice in them. (Gita 5.22)

(Source: Holy Gita – Ready reference – Published by Chinmaya International Foundation)

Teachings of Dada J P Vaswani