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Title:
Bhagavad-gita : the song divine : a new, easy-to-understand edition of India's timeless masterpiece of spiritual wisdom
Author:
Woodham, Carl.
Uniform Title:
Bhagavadgītā. English.
Publication Information:
Badger, CA: Torchlight Publishing, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xvi, 98 pages ; 19 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781887089265
Format :
Book

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Central Library BL1138.62 .E5 2000D Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Woodham presents the timeless wisdom of the Gita in contemporary English Poetry, bringing to life its ancient yet perennially applicable message.


Author Notes

Carl Woodham has studied the Bhagavad-gita and other Vedic literatures for over 30 years.


Table of Contents

Forewordp. vii
Introductionp. ix
1. Arjuna Gives Upp. 1
2. Reincarnation, Duty, and Yogap. 5
3. Karma-yoga: The Yoga of Actionp. 12
4. Knowledge Through the Disciplic Linep. 17
5. Acting in Consciousness of Krishnap. 22
6. Meditation and Mystic Yogap. 25
7. Absolute Knowledgep. 30
8. Matter and Death, Soul and Supersoulp. 33
9. God's Personalityp. 36
10. Seeing and Serving Godp. 39
11. The Terrifying Cosmic Form of Godp. 43
12. Loving Godp. 47
13. The Field and Its Knowerp. 49
14. Surpassing the Three Modesp. 53
15. Supreme Personal Yogap. 56
16. The Divine and the Demoniacp. 59
17. Faith, Food, and Sacrificep. 62
18. Breaking the Bonds of Matterp. 65
Chapter Summariesp. 72
Appendicesp. 93

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