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Overview

The eighteen chapters of The Bhagavad Gita (c. 500 b.c.), the glory of Sanskrit literature, encompass the whole spiritual struggle of a human soul. Its three central themes—love, light, and life—arise from the symphonic vision of God in all things and of all things in God.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780140447903
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/28/2008
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 213,637
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 7.70 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Juan Mascaró taught at Oxford University, Parameshvara College at Jaffna, the University of Barcelona, and Cambridge University. He also translated The Dhammapada and The Upanishads for Penguin Classics. He died in 1987.

Simon Brodbeck studied at the Universities of Cambridge and London and completed a Ph.D. thesis on The Bhagavad Gita at the School of Oriental and African Studies.

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Table of Contents

The Bhagavad Gita Acknowledgements
Chronology
Introduction by Simon Brodbeck
Further Reading
Translator's Introduction to 1962 Edition
A Note of the Translation

The Bhagavad Gita

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 26, 2011

    Superb

    Food for the mind nourishment for the soul.

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    Posted December 23, 2012

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    "For I know the plans I have for you, says the LORD; plans to prosper you and not to harm you; plans to give you a hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11

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    Posted September 2, 2012

    John 3:16

    For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son; that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life. †††

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