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Shraddhatraya Yoga :- SHLOK 02
2. Threefold is that faith born of the individual nature of the embodied,Sattvic, Rajasic, and Tamasic. Do thou hear of it.Faith, of which thou has asked, is of three sorts. It is born of the individual nature (svabhava): i e the samskara or tendency made up of the selfreproductive latent impressions of the actsgood and bad, Dharma and Adharma which were done in the past births and which manifested themselves at the time of death. sattvic ; faith in the worship of the Gods (Devas) which is an effect of sattva, Rajasic: faith in the worship of the Yakshas and the Rakshasas, which is an effect of Rajas. Tamasic ; faith in the worship of the Pretas and the Pisachas, which is an effect of Tamas. Do thou understand the threefold faith which is going to be described. As to this threefold Faith,
Sri Shankaracharaya
2. To this, the reply given by Sri Krishna Bhagawan is: "The faith that is born in people in accordance with their innate nature may be. of these three types.
Sri. Gangolli D.B
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