The Bhagavad Gita According to Gandhi

The Bhagavad Gita According to Gandhi

Mohandas K. Gandhi


My first acquaintance with the Gita started in 1888-89 with the verse translation via Sir Edwin Arnold often called the music Celestial. On examining it, I felt a willing wish to learn a Gujarati translation. and that i learn as many translations as i'll lay carry of. yet all such analyzing may give me no passport for featuring my very own translation. however my wisdom of Sanskrit is proscribed, my wisdom of Gujarati too is certainly not scholarly. How may I then dare current the general public with my translation? it's been my pastime, as additionally that of a few partners, to minimize to perform the educating of the Gita as i've got understood it. The Gita has turn into for us a religious reference ebook. i'm conscious that we ever fail to behave in ideal accord with the educating. The failure isn't because of wish of attempt, yet is regardless of it. although the disasters we appear to see rays of wish. The accompanying rendering comprises the which means of the Gita message which this little band is attempting to implement in its day-by-day conduct.--Mahatma Gandhi Wilder guides is a eco-friendly writer. All of our books are revealed to reserve. This reduces waste and is helping us preserve costs low whereas tremendously lowering our influence at the setting.

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