The Upanishads

The Upanishads

by Swami Paramananda
     
 

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The translator's idea of rendering the Upanishads into clear simple English, accessible to Occidental readers, had its origin in a visit paid to a Boston friend in 1909. The gentleman, then battling with a fatal malady, took from his library shelf a translation of the Upanishads and, opening it, expressed deep regret that the obscure and unfamiliar form shut from him…  See more details below

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The translator's idea of rendering the Upanishads into clear simple English, accessible to Occidental readers, had its origin in a visit paid to a Boston friend in 1909. The gentleman, then battling with a fatal malady, took from his library shelf a translation of the Upanishads and, opening it, expressed deep regret that the obscure and unfamiliar form shut from him what he felt to be profound and vital teaching.

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ISBN-13:
9781453833186
Publisher:
CreateSpace
Publication date:
10/17/2010
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.22(d)

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