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Bhagavad Gita

The 700 verses of the Bhagavad Gita are traditionally chanted.
  most popular religious scripture among the Hindus; an episode in the Mahabharata relating a conversation between Lord Krishna and the warrior prince Arjuna from which flow the essential teachings of Hindu philosophy
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  • The 700 verses of the Bhagavad Gita are traditionally chanted.
  • Read any of the Mutiny records; which, rather than the Bhagavad Gita, should be your Bible in this country.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Passage to India
  • —"Bhagavad Gita."
    J.D. Salinger  --  Franny and Zooey
  • The following is taken from the Hindu "Song of the Lord," the Bhagavad GIta.
    Joseph Campbell  --  The Hero With a Thousand Faces

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  • The outward forms of virtue will vary greatly from nation to nation; a Chinese scholar of the old school, or an Indian raised on the Vedas and the Bhagavad Gita, has a conscience that will differ from mine.
    Jay Allison, et al.  --  This I Believe
  • It exists in all the enduring texts, from the Bible to the Bhagavad Gita to the Koran and beyond.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • …Smrti, which include the traditional teachings of the orthodox sages, canonical instructions for domestic ceremonials, and certain works of secular and religious law, as well as the great Hindu epic, the Mahabharata, which of course includes the Bhagavad Gita; (3) Purana, which are the Hindu mythological and epic works par excellence; these treat of cosmogonic, theological, astronomical, and physical knowledge; and (4) Tantra, texts describing techniques and rituals for the worship of…
    Joseph Campbell  --  The Hero With a Thousand Faces
  • "Modern polarity is nothing but the ’dual world’ described by Krishna here in the Bhagavad Gita over two thousand years ago.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Bhagavad Gita [9] , Ramayana [8] , Mahabharata [9]
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