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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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"The Life-Ethics of the Bhagavadgita as Interpreted by Ramanuja." in Life Ethics in World Religions.
That she managed to accomplish her art in such challenging psychic conditions is the undeniable proof that "even among fierce flames the golden lotus can be planted"--a quotation from BhagavadGita which is inscribed on Plath's tombstone.
Segundo Singleton, a primeira ocorrencia do termo yoga aparece no Katha Upanishad, aproximadamente no seculo III a.C.; e ele continua citando outras obras mais tardias onde vao aparecendo mencoes do yoga ou alguns de seus passos, como o Maitri Upanishad, o Svetasvatara Upanishad, o BhagavadGita, entre outras, todas obras que nao alcancam o periodo anterior ao seculo III a.C.
In response, Bion wrote that he thought Meister Eckhart (the 13th century German mystic) was 'right on the nail', and described the Bhagavadgita as 'marvellous' (Milner, 1973, p.
Upanishads and the Bhagavadgita, Lao-tze and the Tales of the
Sridhara Svami, the great acarya of the medieval period offered his distinctive interpretation of the philosophy of the Vaisnavism mostly through his commentaries on three basic treatises of the Bhagavata cult, viz, Bhagavata Purana (Bhavartha Dipika), Visnu Purana (Atma Prakasa) and Bhagavadgita (Subodhini).
Gilgamesh epos, Rigveda, Bhagavadgita, Lao-tzu, Aristophanes, Homer, Herodotus, Horace, Dante, Shakespeare, Voltaire, Chaucer, Hugo, Mickiewicz and many others).
Such contextualization should include a comparison of the Vedic model of restoration with forms of legitimation based on the bhakti model of the legitimacy as formulated, for instance, in the Bhagavadgita. Here, the king functions as representative of the highest god or goddess and is at the same time a bhakta.
He breaks convention by drawing on resources such as the Bhagavadgita and the moral dilemma of Arjuna as an integral part of his argument.
andtr., The Bhagavadgita in the Mahabharata; A Bilingual Edition (Chicago, 111: University of Chicago Press, 1981).
He has not killed, but unlike Arjuna on the Kuruksetra battleground of the Bhagavadgita, unlike the future Gautama Buddha of the Updya-kausalya Sutra, and perhaps unlike the selfless, but also angrily self-righteous Maung Win, Clements stays securely on the subject-object field of duality.
Bhagavadgita; exegetical and comparative commentary with Sanskrit text, translation, interlinear transliteration with parsing, mini lexicon, and text-critical notes, v.2: chapters 4-6.
Then emerged a saffron clad child chanting the Vedic mantra/hymns from the Bhagavadgita.