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Bhagavad-Gita:: The Song of God

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The Bhagavad-Gita is the Gospel of Hinduism, and one of the great religious classics of the world. Its simple, vivid message is a daily inspiration in the lives of millions throughout the world and has been so for countless generations.

Here is a distinguished translation that can be read by every person, not as an archaic monument to an ancient culture, but as a living contemporary message that touches the most urgent personal and social ...

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Overview

The Bhagavad-Gita is the Gospel of Hinduism, and one of the great religious classics of the world. Its simple, vivid message is a daily inspiration in the lives of millions throughout the world and has been so for countless generations.

Here is a distinguished translation that can be read by every person, not as an archaic monument to an ancient culture, but as a living contemporary message that touches the most urgent personal and social problems.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780451528445
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/5/2012
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 176
  • Sales rank: 314,076
  • Product dimensions: 4.26 (w) x 6.90 (h) x 0.43 (d)

Table of Contents

Bhagavad-Gita Translators' Preface
Introduction by Aldous Huxley
Gita and Mahabharata

Bhagavad-Gita

I. The Sorrow of Arjuna
II. The Yoga of Knowledge
III. Karma Yoga
IV. Renunciation Through Knowledge
V. The Yoga of Renunciation
VI. The Yoga of Meditation
VII. Knowledge and Experience
VIII. The Way to Eternal Brahman
IX. The Yoga of Mysticism
X. Divine Glory
XI. The Vision of God in His Universal Form
XII. The Yoga of Devotion
XIII. The Field and Its Knower
XIV. The Three Gunas
XV. Devotion to the Supreme Spirit
XVI. Divine and Demonic Tendencies
XVII. Three Kinds of Faith
XVIII. The Yoga of Renunciation

Appendix I
The Cosmology of the Gita

Appendix II
The Gita and War

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    Posted July 26, 2012

    The Nook version is not the same as shown. I have the paperback

    The Nook version is not the same as shown. I have the paperback version which is superb but the Nook version is not the same translation and is a drudgery to read.

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