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The Bhagavad Gita

Eknath Easwaran

Explore the age-old dilemma of taking action that is both necessary and morally ambiguous with this revered Hindu Scripture. Follow Prince Arjuna as he struggles with the decision to wage war against his own family, and delves into the teachings of divine consciousness through his charioteer, Krishna. Discover the paths of knowledge, devotion, action, and meditation, which serve as the foundation for all Hindu systems of philosophy and religion. Through Eknath Easwaran's easy-to-read translation and thorough introduction, this version of the Bhagavad Gita offers guidance for action, devotional Scripture, philosophical text, and inspirational reading. Experience the profundity of this ancient text and learn to follow your own dharma.
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“Do not yield to this degrading impotence, Give up such petty weakness of heart and arise” (Bhagavad Gita, a book that everybody should read)      source
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One of the books I give to people as gift.      source
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