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Bhagavad-Gita: The Song Divine:"a New,Easy-to-Understand Edition of India's Timeless Masterpiece of Spiritual Wisdom"


Woodham presents the timeless wisdom of the Gita in contemporary English Poetry, bringing to life its ancient yet perennially applicable message.
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Woodham presents the timeless wisdom of the Gita in contemporary English Poetry, bringing to life its ancient yet perennially applicable message.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781887089265
  • Publisher: Torchlight Publishing
  • Publication date: 5/1/2001
  • Pages: 112
  • Sales rank: 1,014,644
  • Product dimensions: 5.10 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Carl Woodham began a life-long fascination with Bhagavad-gita as a philosophy student in New Mexico in 1972. A disciple of the world's foremost Vedic scholar, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami, he is the author of numerous poems and article, lectures frequently, and has appeared on nationally and internationally syndicated television programs. Carl Woodham has studied the Bhagavad-gita and other Vedic literatures for over 30 years. He lives near Gainesville, Florida.
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Table of Contents

Foreword vii
Introduction ix
1. Arjuna Gives Up 1
2. Reincarnation, Duty, and Yoga 5
3. Karma-yoga: The Yoga of Action 12
4. Knowledge Through the Disciplic Line 17
5. Acting in Consciousness of Krishna 22
6. Meditation and Mystic Yoga 25
7. Absolute Knowledge 30
8. Matter and Death, Soul and Supersoul 33
9. God's Personality 36
10. Seeing and Serving God 39
11. The Terrifying Cosmic Form of God 43
12. Loving God 47
13. The Field and Its Knower 49
14. Surpassing the Three Modes 53
15. Supreme Personal Yoga 56
16. The Divine and the Demoniac 59
17. Faith, Food, and Sacrifice 62
18. Breaking the Bonds of Matter 65
Chapter Summaries 72
Appendices 93
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