The Bhagavad Gita
In the Bhagavad Gita, Prince Arjuna asks direct, uncompromising questions of his spiritual guide on the eve of a great battle. In this expanded edition of the most famous ùand popular ù of Indian criptures, Eknath Easwaran contextualizes the book culturally and historically and explains the key concepts of Hindu religious thought and the technical vocabulary of yoga. Chapter introductions, notes, and a glossary help readers understand the bookÆs message. Most importantly, this translation uses simple, clear language to impart the poetry, universality, and timelessness of the GitaÆs teachings.