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Krishnas Other Song: A New Look at the Uddhava Gita Steven J. Rosen

Krishnas Other Song: A New Look at the Uddhava Gita

Steven J. Rosen

Published April 9th 2010
ISBN : 9780313383267
Hardcover
293 pages
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Krishnas Other Song: A New Look at the Uddhava Gita examines the entire Uddhava Gita in relation to other Hindu scriptures, especially the Bhagavad Gita, and shares its teachings in light of interreligious understanding and nonsectarianMoreKrishnas Other Song: A New Look at the Uddhava Gita examines the entire Uddhava Gita in relation to other Hindu scriptures, especially the Bhagavad Gita, and shares its teachings in light of interreligious understanding and nonsectarian spirituality. This editions elaborate commentary, written by a prominent American scholar of Hindu studies, who is also a practitioner, opens up the texts esoteric teaching to a Western audience for the first time, adding context and relevance that make the book accessible and its teachings practicable for a Western readership.A foreword, written by prominent Hinduism scholar Charles S. J. White joins the authors own introduction to lay out the Uddhava Gitas background, philosophical dimensions, and religious significance. This edition does not include the original Sanskrit, nor does it labor to translate each word verbatim. Rather, it gives the reader all 1,030 verses in plain English, offering accessible commentary that allows the meaning and relevance of the Uddhava Gita to unfold to one and all.