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 by way of Sir Edwin Arnold often called the tune Celestial. On studying 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 studying can provide me no passport for featuring my very own translation. even so my wisdom of Sanskrit is proscribed, my wisdom of Gujarati too is on no account scholarly. How might I then dare current the general public with my translation? it's been my exercise, as additionally that of a few partners, to minimize to perform the instructing of the Gita as i've got understood it. The Gita has turn into for us a religious reference publication. i'm conscious that we ever fail to behave in excellent accord with the instructing. The failure isn't really because of wish of attempt, yet is inspite of it. even supposing the mess ups we appear to see rays of wish. The accompanying rendering comprises the which means of the Gita message which this little band is making an attempt to implement in its day-by-day conduct.--Mahatma Gandhi Wilder guides is a eco-friendly writer. All of our books are published to reserve. This reduces waste and is helping us hold costs low whereas enormously decreasing our effect at the setting.

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