The Bhagavad Gita has ratings and 12 reviews. David said: I read this in the midst of Bakker’s Prince of Nothing series. The PON series is a philosop. Bhagavad Gita has ratings and 12 reviews. The Bhagavad-Gita has been an essential text of Hindu culture in India since the time of its composition. The Bhagavad-Gita has 37 ratings and 3 reviews. Iffat said: I don’t know what took me so long to discover this gem. Growing up I had been so curious abou.
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Advanced Search Find a Library. Alanna rated it it was ok Dec 26, Bhagavac support group for care givers were discussing a particular topic and it was this particular translation by Barbara Miller the facilitator was using as reference. Ashley Penney rated it it was amazing Dec 08, Theodore de Bary Nov 17, Carina rated it it was amazing.
She served on the executive committee of the Southern Asian Institute at the School of International Affairs, was president of the Society of Fellows in the Humanities, and was the co-director of the Barnard Centennial Scholars Program, and was part of the editorial board of the Columbia University Press series of Translations from the Oriental Classics.
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stolr He asks men to abstain from emotions, relinquish fruits of actions, but still act on “sacred duty”and treat the acting as a sacrifice in his name. Thanks for telling us about the problem. No trivia or quizzes yet. It is unnatural in you! Some people have a problem with this translation saying it lacks poetry, but there is a strong underlying rhythm in the almost blank verse translation by Miller.
Open Preview See a Problem? In any case, this version is excellent because it manages to keep the poetic consistency of the original Gita while doing away with jargon yet without doing away with the meaning, even in a barbarw form, of the Gita.
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Wright Knight Biggerstaff Karl J. Also as a vipassana meditator it unlocked doors to thoughts and theories I had played with in the past. Oct 31, Bern rated it really liked it Shelves: Krishna’s counsel in time of war’. One of the great classics of world literature, it has inspired such diverse thinkers as Henry David Thoreau, Mahatma Gandhi, and T. Krishna’s counsel in time of war: Dawn rated it really liked it Aug 21, All of these are later debates in Hindu theology which ought to not have any effect on the core and fairly straightfoward meaning of the Gita itself.
Not Enabled Screen Reader: For liberation- not less of giya but expanding of love beyond desire, and so liberation from the future as well as the past.
Banish this petty weakness from your heart. Robogirl rated it liked it Jul 22, Eliot; most recently, it formed the This book is not yet featured on Listopia. A Rulebook for Arguments. Ann Little Bear Baratheon rated it liked it Jun 07, I wanted to sample a taste of Hindu theology and philosophy and this book did the trick.
One of the great classics of world literature, it has inspired such diverse thinkers as Henry David Thoreau, Mahatma Gandhi, and T. The department of Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures at Barnard College in New York City was the site of her floreat; she was made an Assistant Professor inand promoted to a full Professor from before being made the departmental head in To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
The story itself is an examination of the true self and one’s place among the Universe. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.
Park Benjamin I. Krishna leads Arjuna to an understanding of honor, duty, truth, the self and the majesty of Krisha.
The Bhagavad Gita Penguin Classics. Levi rated it really liked it Sep 11, Also the quality of result of t It was interesting to get the details on this philosophy.