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Mahatma Gandhis works & interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhis works & interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita

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Published by Radha Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bhagavadgītā -- Criticism, interpretation, etc,
  • Hinduism -- Sacred books

  • Edition Notes

    Includes text of Bhagavadgītā in Sanskrit.

    Other titlesMahatma Gandhi"s "works" and interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita, Bhagavadgītā.
    Statementcompiled and written by Y.P. Anand.
    GenreSacred books
    ContributionsAnand, Y. P.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1138.66 (BL2)+, BL1138.66 .G36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24023621M
    ISBN 108174876324, 8174876332, 8174876340
    ISBN 109788174876324, 9788174876331, 9788174876348
    LC Control Number2009305972

    The Bhagavad Gita presents a synthesis of the Brahmanical concept of Dharma, theistic bhakti, the yogic ideals of liberation through jnana, and Samkhya philosophy. Numerous commentaries have been written on the Bhagavad Gita with widely differing views on the essentials.


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Mahatma Gandhis works & interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Download PDF EPUB FB2

The central teaching of the Gita according to Gandhi: “Anasakti” or non-attachment to the fruits of one’s actions is the principal message of the Gita. The idea of karma-falatyaga (karma: action; fala: fruit, and tyaga: renouncement) is also conveyed by another Sanskrit term: nish-kama karma (nish: non; kama: desire, and karma: action).This principle of renunciation of the desire for the.

Essentially, it is the Bhagavad Gita, the Mahatma’s version of the Gita, with a little commentary. This book is not to be confused with his own comprehensive, more complete commentary of most of the slokas of the Gita.

This book here is good as an abridged version, but that’s by: V. Mahatma Gandhi & the Bhagavad Gita --v. Mahatma Gandhi 'works' on the Bhagavad Gita.

Other Titles: Works. Mahatma Gandhi's "works" and interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita Bhagavadgītā. Responsibility: compiled and written by Y.P. Anand. Mahatma Gandhi's Works and Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita, 2 Vols. Set [Y.P.

Anand] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Mahatma Gandhi's Works and Interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita, 2 Vols. Set. The Gita according to GANDHI Page 4 that many outside India who are interested in a study of Gandhiji's life and thought may care to go in for this book.

Furthermore, I have an impression that the bulk of the readers of the book will be students. It is with the needs of this public in view.

Mahatma Gandhi On The Gita – Part I Gandhi was aware that there were very great differences between his teachings and those of Hinduism in general. Other reformers, including such notable ones as Rammohan Roy and Dayananda Saraswati, had argued that the original religion had been corrupted, and that the true teachings of Hinduism could be.

This is a simplified version of the Bhagavad Gita (Sanskrit: भगवदगीता) or Song of the Lord. The work is often referred to simply as the Gita.

Prashant Gupta begins, Here is the Song Divine or Bhagwad Gita for our young readers who resemble Arjuna in so many respects/5. Mahatma Gandhi's Bhagavad Gita A Book of Ethics for all Religions.

Mahatma Gandhi. Out of Stock. Hinduism According to Gandhi: Thoughts, Writings and Critical Interpretation. Mahatma Gandhi $ Living from the heart. Mahatma Gandhi. Out of Stock. The Little Book of Gandhi. The Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi, / Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhi on Bhagavadgita.

by Jyotsna Kamat First Online: J Page Last Updated: Decem The Bhagavad-Gita or the sacred song, is a Hindu poem with deep philosophy, spirituality and divinity embodied in it. It primarily is a Mahatma Gandhis works & interpretation of the Bhagavad Gita book counsel between Krishna and his disciple/relative warrior has often acknowledged its profound.

Both Nathuram Godse and Mahatma Gandhi read the Bhagavad Gita but one became a martyr and the other a murderer. January 30 reminds us of the fact that even the holiest of texts can have subjective. Q: What would Mahatma Gandhi think about the Bhagavad Gita.

A: M K Gandhi has written a separate book on his understanding of Bhagwat Gita. If compared with ‘Geeta Rahasya’ by Lokamanya Tilak or ‘Essay on Geeta’ by Yogi Arvind book written by M.

The Bhagavad Gita, also called The Song of the Lord, is a line section of a much longer Sanskrit war epic, the Mahabharata, about the legendary conflict between two branches of an Indian ruling family.

Framed as a conversation between Krishna, an incarnation of the god Vishnu, and a general of one of the armies, the Gita is written in powerful poetic 5/5(3). I don't know that Mahatma Gandhi also wrote the Bhagavad Gita or the Gita. Thanks for letting me know that. The summary: I have not read it.

The one who practices the teachings of the Gita knowingly or unknowingly moves ahead than the one who. [ by Sri A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, originally published circa ] It has become a luxurious fashion of the day, along with the progress of material civilization, that everyone can make his interpretation of the great Indian philosophy called the Bhagavad-gita.

I've recently been collecting notes and reading some commentaries on the Bhagavad Gita. One interesting commentary that I started reading last month is Gandhi's interpretation. Before I opened this book, my first pressing question was what he would say about what seemed to me to be a central theme of the Gita--that it was Arjuna's.

The Bhagavad-Gita (Song of the Lord), or “Shrimad Bhagavad-Gita Upanishad,” is a part of the Mahabharata and one of the most popular sacred texts of Hinduism. The Bhagavad-Gita is considered a spiritual revelation was given by Krishna. For the Mahatma Gandhi, the fundamental teaching of the Bhagavad-Gita is the detachment, the abandonment.

The Bhagavad Gita is one of the primary sacred Hindu religious texts and has been cherished for generations as a guide for proper living. The Gita is a part of the Ancient Indian epic known as the Mahabarata, and is comprised of a conversation between the archer Arjuna and the divine teacher Krishna/5(28).

Gandhi’s life-long concern for the Harijans is well-known. The name ‘Harijan’ that he favored is the most eloquent expression of his concern. The Untouchables, the lowest people of the social scale, for him were to be called children of God, Hari, by: 1. Easwaran talks about what the Bhagavad Gita meant to Mahatma Gandhi.

Skip navigation The Bhagavad Gita and Mahatma Gandhi Eknath Easwaran. Decoding the Gita, India's book of answers. The Bhagavad Gita According to Gandhi is based on talks given by Gandhi between February and November at the Satyagraha Ashram in Ahmedabad, India.

During this time--a period when Gandhi had withdrawn from mass political activity--he devoted much of his time and energy to translating the Gita from Sanskrit into his native Gujarati/5(K). Die Yoga-Weisheit der Bhagavad Gita f Book - Download Die Yoga-Weisheit der Bhagavad Gita f book by epub pdf fb2 Type: book pdf, ePub, fb2, zip Publisher: Yoga Vidya VerlagReleased: Page Count: Language: German Download link: Download eBook Book Description Die Bhagavad Gita ist eins der meist gelesenen B cher in Indien.

Viele Inder. Description of the book "The Bhagavad Gita According to Gandhi": Presented to his disciples at prayer meetings over a nine-month period inMohandas Gandhi's commentaries on the Bhagavad Gita are regarded in India as among the most important of this century.

In this way, Mahatma Gandhi, through his influential position in the world, could bring about universal relief, simply by preaching the message of Bhagavad-gita. In the same way, Prabhupada probably would have appreciated Martin Luther King’s spirituality and his noble efforts to make a change in the : Madhava Smullen.

HERE ENDS CHAPTER V. OF THE BHAGAVAD-GITA, Entitled "Karmasanyasayog," Or "The Book of Religion by Renouncing Fruit of Works." CHAPTER VI. Krishna. Therefore, who doeth work rightful to do, Not seeking gain from work, that man, O Prince. Is Sanyasi and Yogi--both in one And he is neither who lights not the flame Of sacrifice, nor setteth hand.

Interpretations of Srimad Bhagavad-Gita. Commentary by Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaj. It has become a luxurious fashion of the day, along with progressing material civilization that anyone can make their own interpretation of the great Aryan philosophy of India known as the Bhagavad-Gita.

Alongside its importance in the Hindu faith, the Bhagavad Gita has influenced many thinkers, including Mahatma Gandhi, Aldous Huxley, Henry David Thoreau, J. Robert Oppenheimer, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Carl Jung, Bulent Ecevit, Hermann Hesse, Heinrich Himmler, Nikola Tesla and others.

The main source of the doctrine of Karma Yoga is obviously Bhagavad Gita. In this article on Gandhi, 'Gandhi Through The Eyes of The Gita', Marie Beuzeville Byles explains that one must look through the eyes if Bhagavad Gita, to get a better understanding of Gandhiji's work and messages.

This section contains articles written by very well-known personalities and eminent authors about their views on Gandhi, Gandhi's works, Gandhian philosophy and it's. The Bhagavad Gita manuscript is found in the sixth book of the Mahabharata manuscripts – the Bhisma-parvan.

Therein, in the third section, the Gita forms chapters 23–40, that is to The Bhagavad Gita is often preserved and studied on its own, as an independent text with its chapters renumbered from 1 to Author: Vyasa.

The Bhagavad Gita ("The Lord's Song") is a profound religious text and an essential part of the Hindu religion. For a westerner, however, it is almost impossible to understand without previous knowledge of Hindu philosophy or copious annotation/5(97).

The Bhagavad Gita, also called The Song of the Lord, is a line section of a much longer Sanskrit war epic, the Mahabharata, about the legendary conflict between two branches of an Indian ruling as a conversation between Krishna, an incarnation of the god Vishnu, and a general of one of the armies, the Gita is written in powerful poetic language meant to be.

Bhagavad Gita. Three English versions of the Bhagavad Gita, the greatest devotional book of Hinduism. It has long been recognized as one of the world's most important spiritual classics and a Hindu guide to all on the path of Truth.

The Bhagavad Gita is sometimes known as the Song of the Lord or the Gospel of the Lord Shri Krishna. According to Western. Bhagavad Gita, the most popular Hindu scripture has been commented upon by Sages, Philosophers, Thinkers, & Leaders of people. The commentary on Gita by Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of modern India, is regarded as among the most important of.

The Bhagavad Gita, also called The Song of the Lord, is a line section of a much longer Sanskrit war epic, the Mahabharata, about the legendary conflict between two branches of an Indian ruling family. Framed as a conversation between Krishna, an incarnation of the god Vishnu, and a general of one of the armies, the Gita is written in powerful poetic Brand: North Atlantic Books.

Mahatma Gandhi’s Influence of Indian Social Philosophy. As far as Indian social philosophy was concerned, Gandhi found the concept of svadharma, based on the traditional Hindu varna system, most remarkable.

It seems that his views were derived mainly from the Bhagvad Gita, which he regarded as his “guide in life”. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (/ ˈ ɡ ɑː n d i, ˈ ɡ æ n d i / ; 2 October – 30 January ) was an Indian lawyer, anti-colonial nationalist, and political ethicist, who employed nonviolent resistance to lead the successful campaign for India's independence from British Rule, and in turn inspire movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.

The honorific Mahātmā Children: Harilal, Manilal, Ramdas, Devdas. Essentially, it is the Bhagavad Gita, the Mahatma’s version of the Gita, with a little commentary. This book is not to be confused with his own comprehensive, more complete commentary of most of the slokas of the Gita.

This book here is good as an abridged version, but that’s it/5(93). The Bhagavad Gita According to Gandhi available in Paperback. Add to Wishlist. ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 09/28/ Publisher: Berkeley Hills Books.

The Bhagavad Gita According to Gandhi. by Mahatma Gandhi, Michael N. Nagler | Read Reviews. Paperback. Current price is, Original price is $ You Publish your Price: $ The Influence of the Bhagavad Gita on Mahatma Gandhi’s Life “When doubts haunt me, when disappointments stare me in the face, and I see not one ray of hope on the horizon, I turn to Bhagavad-Gita and find a verse to comfort me; and I immediately begin to smile in the midst of overwhelming sorrow.

Those who meditate on the Gita will derive fresh joy and new meanings. The preface reads “The aim of this new translation of the Bhagavad Gita is to present the book to the English-speaking public of the Western world as a manual of Hindu religion and philosophy “.

Unlike other books, which sports Verses & Explanation simultaneously, this. My favourite version of Bhagavad Gita remains the one recommended by Mahatma Gandhi as the best English translation: 'The Song Celestial' by Sir Edwin Arnold.

So it is of great interest to discover that Gandhi has himself translated this sacred text, a cornerstone to the ancient and challenging Practice of Self Enquiry/5(92). You write “The Gita has a very unique position in the world as it is the only book that contains directly the actual words spoken by the Supreme Personality of Godhead.

” but we also find Krishna’s actual words in the Srimad Bhagavatam, called the “Uddhava Gita” Bhagavad Gita is known as ‘Song of the God’ whereas, Uddhava Gita is.Bhagavad Gita contains spiritual gems of incalculable value.

You will have to dive deep into its depths with a sincere attitude of reverence and faith. Only then will you be able to collect its spiritual pearls and comprehend its infinitely profound and subtle teachings.

The Bhagavad Gita is a unique book for all Size: KB.The Gita itself is an instance in point. It has given a new meaning to karma, sannyasa, yajna, etc. It has breathed new life into Hinduism. It has given an original rule of conduct. Not that what the Gita has given was not implied in the previous writings, but the Gita put these implications in a concrete shape.