The Bhagavad Gita
by B. Srinivasa Murthy (tr.)
Publisher: Long Beach Publications 1991
Number of pages: 131
The Bhagavad Gita, the ancient gospel of Hinduism, has been given a refreshing contemporary translation by B. Srinivasa Murthy, Ph.D. Murthy's translation, direct from the Sanskrit, is vivid and easily understood, while remaining true to the spirit of the original text. The book's lucid introduction explains the basic structure of Hindu philosophy and portrays the historical background of the Gita.
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by Vishnuvarthanan Moorthy - Smashwords
This book is about the common man who tries to understand Bhagavad Gita and apply the practices in his life. One among 500 crore people, a common man is still searching for identity and tries to lead a respectable life in day to day basis.
by G.H Westcott - Hesperides Press
Of all the great Hindu reformers, Kabir have had the greatest influence among the uneducated classes of Northern and Central India. He was described as the Indian Luther. The number of those who are under the influence of Kabir is great.
by Giridhar Boray - upanishat.com
Over centuries, The Bhagavad Gita has been considered an important spiritual guidebook and has influenced many thought leaders in history. The Gita is set in an epic battlefield where a family of cousins are engaged in a war for control of a kingdom.
India has a rich and diverse philosophical tradition dating back to the composition of the Upanisads in the later Vedic period. According to Radhakrishnan, the oldest of these constitute the earliest philosophical compositions of the world.