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The Gita Idea of God

by Brahmachari Gitanand

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
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Number of Pages504
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ISBN 10054807433X
ISBN 109780548074336
OCLC/WorldCa178029491

Preface. Bhagavad Gita–The Book of Life. S everal thousand years ago in north-central India, two people sat in a chariot in the midpoint of a great battlefield. One of them, the yogi Arjuna, knew that it would be not be long before the conflict would begin. So he asked Krishna, the Master of Yoga, what should be his attitude and perspective in this moment. Bhagavad Gita means "Song of the Spirit," the divine communion of truth-realization between man and his Creator, the teachings of Spirit through the soul, that should be sung unceasingly. The underlying essential truths of all great world scriptures can find common amity in the infinite wisdom of the Gita's mere concise verses.

  The Bhagavad Gita contains many of the core ideas and theological and philosophical concepts that are prevalent in Hinduism today. These ideas also correlate with the philosophical and moral teachings of other religions. Background of the Bhagavad Gita. The title Bhagavad Gita translates to “Song of God,” or “Song to the Supreme Being Author: Caleb Strom. Morality and Spirituality in The Book Bhagavad Gita - In the book Bhagavad Gita, Krishna teaches Arjuna how to reach the highest stage of spirituality, and ultimately the divine God. Krishna gives Arjuna a clear road map to follow so he can reach this goal.

In The Bhagavad Gita: The Song of God Retold in Simplified English, Edward Viljoen’s voice comes through with clarity and authenticity, in an exquisite manner, making accessible for the western mind the profound wisdom contained in the original teaching of Oneness. Read this book—it will open your eyes to the greatest mystery of all; how to.   This program is read by the author. The Bhagavad Gita: A Song of God Retold in Simplified English is the latest title in the Essential Wisdom Library. This unique edition of the timeless epic is designed to be accessible for listeners without any prior experience of Hinduism. Not simply a translation of the original, Viljoen has simplified and restated the Gita’s Author: Edward Viljoen.


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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: George William Brown, Brahmachari Gitanand. Gita is one of the most influential treatise in eastern philosophy. The Bhagavad-Gita is the eternal message of spiritual wisdom from ancient India.

The word Gita means song and the word. Bhagavad means God, often the Bhagavad-Gita is called the Song of God. It has molded traditions and made great men for thousands of years. The Bhagavad Gita (in Sanskrit, "Song of the Lord") is the most famous poem in all of Hindu literature and part of the Mahabharata, the Indian epic masterpeice.

The Gita consists of a dialogue between Lord Krishna and Prince Arjuna on the morning of a climactic by:   The true kriya-yoga way (life-force control) of divine realization is to ascend by leading the ego, mind and life force through the same spinal channel that was used by the soul originally descended into the body (Gita ).

In versethe author states that there are several paths available to master the yoga/5. The concept of God in Bhagavad Gita,Bible and Islam. God is described in all religions as the almighty supreme and eternal.

Interestingly the concept of God is quite similar in Gita,Bible and Qur’an. Bhagavath Gita. God is described in Bhagvad Gita as Unborn, and never begotten. God is attainable. There are many paths, but the most favored is the path of devotion, or the heartfelt love and worship of God.

God recognizes and accepts the worship of those who worship the gods (;). Chapter 17 tells of three attitudes of worship (on service, see). The Bhagavad Gita is one of the holy books of was written thousands of years The Gita Idea of God book.

It has teachings said to be given by Lord Krishna (an incarnation whom many Hindus believe to be the god Vishnu in human form.) In the book, Krishna is talking to Arjuna, an archer, before the kurukshetra war begins.

Krishna tells Arjuna that he must perform his duty (called dharma) for his caste, and. Bhagavad-Gita literature essays are academic essays for citation.

These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of Bhagavad-Gita. Contemplation and Knowledge in The Bhagavad-Gita; Questions of the Hereafter in Gilgamesh, the Bhagavad-Gita, and the Bible; The Fundamental Role of Discipline in the Bhagavad Gita’s.

The Bhagavad Gita is an ancient Indian text that became an important work of Hindu tradition in terms of both literature and earliest translations of this work from Sanskrit into English were made around CE by Sir Charles Wilkins.

The name Bhagavad Gita means “the song of the Lord”. It is composed as a poem and it contains many key topics related to the Indian Author: Cristian Violatti.

In Gita, Krishna is represented as God, in Bible, King David, Jesus and Moses are considered to be the representatives of God, in Quran, Prophet Mohammed is recognized as the representative of the Supreme Being while Buddha is representative in the holy books of Buddism.

The whole idea is to remember God/Supreme Being who is the source of. I bought a Bhagavad-Gita and read it in order to facilitate discussion. As the leader of the temple said he had formerly been a Christian missionary, he didn’t need to acquaint himself with the Bible. I thought I would share some of my thoughts.

Here is an extract of the Bhagavad-Gita. Traditionally, a guru would only elaborate on a particular verse or a set of verses or a chapter of The Gita at a time. It is only in modern times, with a printed book in hand, that we want to. The Bhagavad Gita gives the essence of the Vedas, which is the foundation of Hinduism.

Thus, the message of the Gita is the message of the Vedas, which is the message of Hinduism. The purpose of life is to “Be happy and help others”, which is possible only. "Before reading The Bhagavad Gita: The Song of God Retold in Simplified English, my understanding of The Bhagavad Gita was basic, at best.

This was the perfect book for me. Edward Viljoen led me through an overview of this sacred text with grace, clarity, and deep wisdom. Born in India on January 5,Paramahansa Yogananda - author of the renowned spiritual classic Autobiography of a Yogi - devoted his life to helping people of all races and creeds to realize and express more fully in their lives the true beauty, nobility, and divinity of the human spirit.

After graduating from Calcutta University inYogananda took formal vows as a monk of India's /5(46). It is almost like SRF has cloned the very creative and enlightened well of love that was Yogananda - and pulled out his teachings on the Bhagavad Gita from the astral world itself.

This is a fresh and new approach to explaining the science of yoga - if that can be said about teachings and ideas that are thousands of years old/5(50). Instantly they were extracted, named The Song of God (Bhagavad Gita), and circulated throughout the subcontinent.

The Bhagavad Gita today That was several thousand years ago, and today the Gita is found in every household in India and has been translated into every major language of the world. The Gita combines together different conceptions of God without feeling the necessity of reconciling the oppositions or contradictions involved in them.

It does not seem to be aware of the philosophical difficulty of combining the concept of God as unmanifested, differenceless entity with the notion of Him as the super-person Who incarnates.

Fascinating book where Ram Dass tries to explain his views of reality, God-ness, and the relationship between western understanding and eastern ideas. I always find his books quite interesting. This book also includes a compendium at the end with a full program for meditation and spritual awakening/5.

The Bhagavad Gita, "The Song of the Lord", is the best known of all the Indian scriptures, and Easwaran's reliable and accessible version has consistently been the best-selling translation. Easwaran's introduction places the Gita in its historical setting and brings out /5(K).

The Gita incorporates into its seven hundred verses many different sorts of insights, which people use to argue many different, often contradictory, ideas. We might divide them into two broad groups: what I would call the warrior’s Gita, about engaging in the world, and the philosopher’s Gita, about disengaging.

Godsong by Amit Majmudar is a beautifully crafted poetic translation of the Bhagavad Gita that will surely be a timeless addition to your library!

The reader can return to it time and again, dipping into the wisdom it contains.Mahatma Gandhi On The Gita – Part I In his interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita, one of the two religious books of the Hindus that he claimed to know (the other was the Ramayan of Tulsidas), he expounded his central idea of nonviolence, although admitting that the Gita apparently approves of war.

His explanation was that the great stories.