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A Comprehensive Guide to Bhagavad-Gita with Literal by H.D. Goswami

By H.D. Goswami

For a few, the based, hugely readable Gita translation contained herein can be their first come across with the textual content, whereas others may perhaps have already got an often learn model ready at domestic. In both case, this entire advisor, with its systematic research of significant issues and its 1000's of Gita references, represents a exceptional better half for newcomers, complex scholars and skilled students alike. With encyclopedic wisdom and an insider’s figuring out of the textual content, the writer courses us in basic obtainable prose to the very middle of the Gita’s elegant conclusions. hence this complete advisor not just constitutes a chief publication of reference, but additionally proves a completely attractive and illuminating read.

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