The Bhagavad-Gita

Random House Publishing Group, 1 jun. 2004 - 176 pagina's
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The Bhagavad-Gita has been an essential text of Hindu culture in India since the time of its composition in the first century A.D. One of the great classics of world literature, it has inspired such diverse thinkers as Henry David Thoreau, Mahatma Gandhi, and T.S. Eliot; most recently, it formed the core of Peter Brook's celebrated production of the Mahabharata.

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Review: The Bhagavad-Gita: Krishna's Counsel in Time of War

Gebruikersrecensie  - Camille Dent - Goodreads

Even though this work is only a small section of a much larger volume, the Mahabharata, this tiny chunk of it gives so much insight to Eastern beliefs. Most Americans have tried things such as ... Volledige recensie lezen

Review: The Bhagavad-Gita: Krishna's Counsel in Time of War

Gebruikersrecensie  - Andrew Obrigewitsch - Goodreads

This book is a philosophical and spiritual experience that I recommend anyone that is interested in how other cultures think and believe. The Bhagavad-Gita gave me a good insight into Indian culture and Hinduism. I learned what Yoga really is, and it's not what people in the US think it is. Volledige recensie lezen

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The BhagavadGita Context and Text
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Why Did Henry David Thoreau Take
Key Words in the BhagavadGita

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BARBARA MILLER has worked with educators in professional development and teacher education for more than fifteen years. She is currently Managing Project Director of the Center for Professional Communities in Education at Education Development Center, Inc.

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