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(Hinduism) the sacred 'song of God' composed about 200 BC and incorporated into the Mahabharata (a Sanskrit epic)

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Today I was very honoured to have the opportunity to meet with Prime Minister Modi, where I presented him with a gift of my personal copy of the Bhagavad Gita," she said on her Facebook page.
This is essentially Simon Brodbeck's criticism, who says the Mahabharata and Bhagavad Gita "would be a more convincing locative object of study than 'Indian philosophy'," and that Framarin writes as if brahminical commentaries are straightforward expositions of a root text, rather than often creative philosophical efforts in their own right (Religious Studies 46.
Vedantic ethics as propounded in Bhagavad Gita can successfully supplement the positive thinking needed for successful managers and administrators.
Philosophical Hinduism, as explained in their holy books such as the Upanishads or the Bhagavad Gita, has many similarities with ideas and concepts in the Bible.
The first English translation of the Bhagavad Gita was in 1785 by Sir Charles Wilkins.
Its very name, Bhagavad Gita, sounds mysterious and unapproachable to most Americans.
My early acquaintance with the Bhagavad Gita dates back to 1960 as I passed out of the high school.
The Ethics of the Bhagavad Gita in the Context of the Mahabharata.
And his nonviolence drew its inspiration from the Koran and the Prophet Muhammad, in contrast to Gandhi, whose ideals were largely based on the Hindu holy book the Bhagavad Gita, the Bible, and the writings of Thoreau and Tolstoy.
There are also quotes to complement the text by people such as Lao Tzu, Ryokan and Bhagavad Gita.
No one has the kharma to be a character in a movie, even if the quotation which introduces the novel cites the Bhagavad Gita about being true to oneself.
The 2,500-year-old Bhagavad Gita calls this karma yoga: the discipline of action.
It is one of the great passages in literature, to my mind comparable alone to the tremendous moment in the Bhagavad Gita when the charioteer Krishna reveals his identity as god and the world at once.
But this idea appears in the ancient religious texts, the Bhagavad Gita, the Bible.
Tagore; poetry from The Bhagavad Gita, Neruda, and Gandhi; music by Beethoven, Satie, and Debussy; humoresques, and more.