Editorial Reviews. Review. The best from a literary point of view. American Library Association A distinguished literary work. TIME Magazine A highly. Bhagavad Gita: The Song of God (Prabhavananda) Bhagavad Gita: The Song of God. translated by Swami Prabhavananda and Christopher Isherwood. Jeremi said: The Bhagavad-Gita is one my favourite scriptures so far. The Song of God; Bhagavad-Gita by Swami Prabhavananda and Christopher Isherwood.
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He was initiated into the Ramakrishna Order by Swami Brahmananda. In that case, i’ll take the freedom of philosophy over the grip of religion any day. Dec 11, Lon rated it it was amazing.
The form and content are liberal yet eerily commanding. I really connected with some of the ideas propounded here, but even if you don’t, it’s worth reading for the narrative alone.
Bhagavad-Gita: The Song of God
Every generation takes something new from the Bhagavad-Gita, and now it is your turn. Feb 07, Paul added it.
This book has been a great friend since childhood for me, bringing to me the eternal message of the Gita in simple english prabhavanand beautifully.
Here is a distinguished translation that can be read by every person, not as an archaic monument to an ancient culture, but as a living con The Bhagavad-Gita is the Gospel of Hinduism, and hte of the great religious classics of the world. How shall he tame it? Jason rated it it was ok Aug 28, Mar 16, Good Dufresne rated it it was amazing. I’m not coming across well, but I’m really glad I read this, and if the whole pedantic, screeching, moralizing, holier-than-thou face of religion in America today has totally turned you off religion, too, consider trying this book anyway!
To ask other readers questions about Bhagavad-Gitaplease sign up. Dhriti rated it it was amazing Apr 09, I feel like this book isn’t really od to review. Aldous Huxley was an English novelist best known for his books: The Bhagavad-Gita is one my favourite scriptures so far. Krishna Who burns with the blis I’ve reviewed Eknath Easwaran’s rewarding translation which I really liked a year ago.
Initially he worked as an assistant minister of the Vedanta Society of San Francisco. Lew rated it really liked it Jan 24, If one masters the way as it is given here, one will definitely master gia and existence.
Aug 11, Andrew Cheng rated it it was amazing. Refresh and try again. Arjuna, on the other hand, picked giat beloved Krishna, and asked him to be his charioteer. Oct 01, Becky rated it it was amazing. Swami Prabhavananda died on the bicentennial of America’s independence, July 4,and on the 74th anniversary of the death, or mahasamadhi, of Swami Vivekananda, the founder of the Ramakrishna Order in India and many of the Vedanta centers in America and Europe.
Bhagavad-gita: Song of God
After two years, he esta Swami Prabhavananda was an Indian philosopher, monk of the Ramakrishna Order, and religious teacher. Later on I read more exact translations and commentaries of the original sanskrit, but the accuracy and simplicity of this translation has always impressed me so much. I think this is toxic and takes away from the better messages of the religion.
Mystique Moore rated it really liked it May 07, What spoke to me most in this book was the lesson of doing something for the sake of doing it, not for the reward.
The creative energy of Brahman is that which causes all existences to prabhqvananda into being” “Deep his delight After strict self-schooling: This translation captures the power and intensity of the original Sanskrit, showcasing the true power of Krishna as he unveils his true form, that of the Four Armed Vishnu, the Preserver.
Here is a distinguished translation that can be read by every person, not as an archaic monument to an ancient culture, but as a living contemporary message that touches the most urgent personal and social problems.
Bhagavad-Gita: The Song of God by Prabhavananda
Imho, The best Translation of the Gita and this translation is a joy to read unlike other traslations. Safe and Secure Payments.
Deep his delight After strict self-schooling: Consider these lines, from Krishna’s side of the dialogue: It will take several readings for me to really “get” this. In it, he explained that mankind has one duty alone: Born in India, he joined the Ramakrishna Order after graduating from Calcutta university in Now, after having read the Bhagavad GitaI don’t know bhagavsd to think of it which is why I haven’t given the book a star rating.