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The Resource The Bhagavad-gita (the sacred song) : with introduction, original Sanskrit text and Roman transliteration, a lucid English rendition in two colors, paragraph headings, guide for beginners and daily reading, explanation with verses from other religious scriptures, and index, by Ramanada Prasad

The Bhagavad-gita (the sacred song) : with introduction, original Sanskrit text and Roman transliteration, a lucid English rendition in two colors, paragraph headings, guide for beginners and daily reading, explanation with verses from other religious scriptures, and index, by Ramanada Prasad

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The Bhagavad-gita (the sacred song) : with introduction, original Sanskrit text and Roman transliteration, a lucid English rendition in two colors, paragraph headings, guide for beginners and daily reading, explanation with verses from other religious scriptures, and index
Title
The Bhagavad-gita (the sacred song)
Title remainder
with introduction, original Sanskrit text and Roman transliteration, a lucid English rendition in two colors, paragraph headings, guide for beginners and daily reading, explanation with verses from other religious scriptures, and index
Statement of responsibility
by Ramanada Prasad
Title variation
Sacred song
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • san
  • san
  • eng
Cataloging source
QBX
Dewey number
  • 294.5/92404521
  • 294.5
Index
index present
Language note
English and Sanskrit
LC call number
BL1138.62
LC item number
.E5 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Prasad, Ramananda
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Hinduism
Label
The Bhagavad-gita (the sacred song) : with introduction, original Sanskrit text and Roman transliteration, a lucid English rendition in two colors, paragraph headings, guide for beginners and daily reading, explanation with verses from other religious scriptures, and index, by Ramanada Prasad
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Arjuna's dilemma
  • Vision of God is the aim of a seeker
  • Lord Krishna shows His cosmic form
  • We are only a divine instrument
  • Arjuna's prayers to the cosmic form
  • One may see God in any form
  • Lord can be seen by devotional love
  • 12.
  • Path of devotion
  • 217
  • Worship a personal or impersonal God?
  • Arjuna gets deluded
  • Four paths to God
  • KarmaYoga is the best way
  • Attributes of a devotee
  • One should develop divine qualities
  • 13.
  • Creation and the Creator
  • 231
  • Theory of creation
  • Fourfold noble truth and Nirvana
  • God can be described only by parables
  • 2.
  • Faith alone can lead to Nirvana
  • Attributes of the spirit
  • 14.
  • Three Modes of Nature
  • 248
  • Three modes bind the soul
  • Three modes are the vehicles of transmigration
  • How to rise above the three modes
  • Cut the bonds of modes by devotional love
  • 15.
  • Transcendental Knowledge
  • Supreme Person
  • 260
  • Creation is like a tree of Maya
  • How to attain salvation
  • Embodied soul is the enjoyer
  • Spirit is the essence of everything
  • Supreme spirit, spirit, and the soul
  • Descent of the Supreme Being
  • 16.
  • Divine and the Demonic Qualities
  • 14
  • 274
  • A list of major divine qualities
  • There are only two types of human beings
  • Three gates to hell
  • One must follow the scriptural injunctions
  • 17.
  • Threefold Faith
  • 288
  • Three types of food
  • Three types of sacrifices
  • Spirit is eternal, body is transitory
  • Austerity of thought, word, and deed
  • Three types of charity
  • 18.
  • Liberation Through Renunciation
  • 301
  • Definition of renunciation and sacrifice
  • Four goals of human life
  • Three types of pleasure
  • Ultimate path to God
  • Highest service to God
  • Death and transmigration of soul
  • Grace of Gita
  • Forty Verses of the Gita
  • 341
  • Science of selfless action
  • Theory and practice of KarmaYoga
  • Marks of a Self-realized person
  • Aims and objectives of the Gita Society
  • Dangers of unrestrained senses
  • Peace through sense control and Self-knowledge
  • 3.
  • Path of KarmaYoga
  • 49
  • Why one should serve others?
  • First commandment of Hinduism
  • Leaders should set an example
  • What should the wise do to the ignorant?
  • All works are the works of nature
  • iv
  • Two stumbling blocks on the path
  • Origin and control of sin or lust
  • 4.
  • Path of Renunciation with Knowledge
  • 71
  • Why God incarnates?
  • Path of worship and prayer
  • Division of labor is based on the aptitude
  • Attached, detached, and forbidden action
  • A KarmaYogi is not bound by Karma
  • Message of solace in the Gita
  • Different types of sacrifices
  • Gift of knowledge is the best gift
  • A KarmaYogi obtains Self-knowledge
  • Need for both Self-knowledge and Seva
  • 5.
  • Path of Renunciation
  • 92
  • Both paths lead to the Supreme
  • A KarmaYogi works for God
  • Marks of an enlightened person
  • xiii
  • Path of meditation and contemplation
  • 6.
  • Path of Meditation
  • 103
  • A KarmaYogi is a renunciant
  • Mind is both a friend and an enemy
  • Techniques of meditation
  • Who is a Yogi?
  • Two methods to subdue the mind
  • Destination of unsuccessful yogi
  • 1.
  • Who is the best yogi?
  • 7.
  • Self-knowledge and Enlightenment
  • 128
  • Seekers are very few
  • Matter, consciousness, and spirit
  • Supreme spirit is the basis of everything
  • Who seeks God?
  • Everything is a manifestation of God
  • God can be seen in any desired form of worship
  • Arjuna's Dilemma
  • 8.
  • Eternal Being (Brahma)
  • 144
  • Spirit, individual soul, and Karma
  • Theory of reincarnation and Karma
  • A simple method of God-realization
  • How to attain salvation
  • Creation is cyclic
  • Paths of departure from world
  • Self-knowledge leads to salvation
  • 1
  • 9.
  • Supreme Knowledge and Big Mystery
  • 160
  • Theory of evolution and involution
  • Ways of the wise and of the ignorant
  • Everything is a manifestation of God
  • Attaining salvation by devotional love
  • Lord accepts the offering of love
  • There is no unforgivable sinner
  • Path of devotional love is easier
  • Arjuna wants to inspect the army
  • 10.
  • Manifestation of the Absolute
  • 178
  • God gives Self-knowledge to His devotees
  • Nobody can know the Reality
  • Everything is His manifestation
  • Creation is a small fraction of the Absolute
  • 11.
  • Vision of the Cosmic Form
  • 194
Control code
ocm57473677
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Fourth edition, fourth revised and enlarged edition.
Extent
xx, 361 pages
Isbn
9780962109928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
294.5 B4693 4TH 2004 ; P ; XX-N ; C0305QU1(LS).
Stock number
1238396
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57473677
  • (Sirsi) o57473677
Label
The Bhagavad-gita (the sacred song) : with introduction, original Sanskrit text and Roman transliteration, a lucid English rendition in two colors, paragraph headings, guide for beginners and daily reading, explanation with verses from other religious scriptures, and index, by Ramanada Prasad
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Arjuna's dilemma
  • Vision of God is the aim of a seeker
  • Lord Krishna shows His cosmic form
  • We are only a divine instrument
  • Arjuna's prayers to the cosmic form
  • One may see God in any form
  • Lord can be seen by devotional love
  • 12.
  • Path of devotion
  • 217
  • Worship a personal or impersonal God?
  • Arjuna gets deluded
  • Four paths to God
  • KarmaYoga is the best way
  • Attributes of a devotee
  • One should develop divine qualities
  • 13.
  • Creation and the Creator
  • 231
  • Theory of creation
  • Fourfold noble truth and Nirvana
  • God can be described only by parables
  • 2.
  • Faith alone can lead to Nirvana
  • Attributes of the spirit
  • 14.
  • Three Modes of Nature
  • 248
  • Three modes bind the soul
  • Three modes are the vehicles of transmigration
  • How to rise above the three modes
  • Cut the bonds of modes by devotional love
  • 15.
  • Transcendental Knowledge
  • Supreme Person
  • 260
  • Creation is like a tree of Maya
  • How to attain salvation
  • Embodied soul is the enjoyer
  • Spirit is the essence of everything
  • Supreme spirit, spirit, and the soul
  • Descent of the Supreme Being
  • 16.
  • Divine and the Demonic Qualities
  • 14
  • 274
  • A list of major divine qualities
  • There are only two types of human beings
  • Three gates to hell
  • One must follow the scriptural injunctions
  • 17.
  • Threefold Faith
  • 288
  • Three types of food
  • Three types of sacrifices
  • Spirit is eternal, body is transitory
  • Austerity of thought, word, and deed
  • Three types of charity
  • 18.
  • Liberation Through Renunciation
  • 301
  • Definition of renunciation and sacrifice
  • Four goals of human life
  • Three types of pleasure
  • Ultimate path to God
  • Highest service to God
  • Death and transmigration of soul
  • Grace of Gita
  • Forty Verses of the Gita
  • 341
  • Science of selfless action
  • Theory and practice of KarmaYoga
  • Marks of a Self-realized person
  • Aims and objectives of the Gita Society
  • Dangers of unrestrained senses
  • Peace through sense control and Self-knowledge
  • 3.
  • Path of KarmaYoga
  • 49
  • Why one should serve others?
  • First commandment of Hinduism
  • Leaders should set an example
  • What should the wise do to the ignorant?
  • All works are the works of nature
  • iv
  • Two stumbling blocks on the path
  • Origin and control of sin or lust
  • 4.
  • Path of Renunciation with Knowledge
  • 71
  • Why God incarnates?
  • Path of worship and prayer
  • Division of labor is based on the aptitude
  • Attached, detached, and forbidden action
  • A KarmaYogi is not bound by Karma
  • Message of solace in the Gita
  • Different types of sacrifices
  • Gift of knowledge is the best gift
  • A KarmaYogi obtains Self-knowledge
  • Need for both Self-knowledge and Seva
  • 5.
  • Path of Renunciation
  • 92
  • Both paths lead to the Supreme
  • A KarmaYogi works for God
  • Marks of an enlightened person
  • xiii
  • Path of meditation and contemplation
  • 6.
  • Path of Meditation
  • 103
  • A KarmaYogi is a renunciant
  • Mind is both a friend and an enemy
  • Techniques of meditation
  • Who is a Yogi?
  • Two methods to subdue the mind
  • Destination of unsuccessful yogi
  • 1.
  • Who is the best yogi?
  • 7.
  • Self-knowledge and Enlightenment
  • 128
  • Seekers are very few
  • Matter, consciousness, and spirit
  • Supreme spirit is the basis of everything
  • Who seeks God?
  • Everything is a manifestation of God
  • God can be seen in any desired form of worship
  • Arjuna's Dilemma
  • 8.
  • Eternal Being (Brahma)
  • 144
  • Spirit, individual soul, and Karma
  • Theory of reincarnation and Karma
  • A simple method of God-realization
  • How to attain salvation
  • Creation is cyclic
  • Paths of departure from world
  • Self-knowledge leads to salvation
  • 1
  • 9.
  • Supreme Knowledge and Big Mystery
  • 160
  • Theory of evolution and involution
  • Ways of the wise and of the ignorant
  • Everything is a manifestation of God
  • Attaining salvation by devotional love
  • Lord accepts the offering of love
  • There is no unforgivable sinner
  • Path of devotional love is easier
  • Arjuna wants to inspect the army
  • 10.
  • Manifestation of the Absolute
  • 178
  • God gives Self-knowledge to His devotees
  • Nobody can know the Reality
  • Everything is His manifestation
  • Creation is a small fraction of the Absolute
  • 11.
  • Vision of the Cosmic Form
  • 194
Control code
ocm57473677
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Fourth edition, fourth revised and enlarged edition.
Extent
xx, 361 pages
Isbn
9780962109928
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
294.5 B4693 4TH 2004 ; P ; XX-N ; C0305QU1(LS).
Stock number
1238396
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57473677
  • (Sirsi) o57473677

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