Currently reading- “God Talks with Arjuna: The Bhagavad Gita” translated and explained by Paramahansa Yogananda. This book presents the interpretation by . “The words of Lord Krishna to Arjuna in the Bhagavad Gita,” writes Paramahansa Yogananda, “are at once a profound scripture the science of Yoga, union with. God Talks with Arjuna: The Bhagavad Gita is a posthumously published non- fiction book by the Indian yogi and guru Paramahansa Yogananda (–).

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The Bhagavad-Gita for the Modern Reader: The author finds that the teaching of Talk Krishna has many commonalities with the message of Jesus Christ, and he describes this in great detail throughout the book. Placed as he is between the material and the spiritual, he must use his endowment of discrimination to distinguish between the real togananda pleasures and the illusory pleasures of the senses.

He also, being in the Kriya yoga tradition, gives many a unique interpretation.

Vijay Kumar rated it really liked it May 20, Thus does the Gita exhort the seeker to right action— physical, mental, and spiritual—toward this goal. The advent of Self knowledge through renunciation of all actions as outlined in the Sankhya philosophy and the consummation of all actions after attaining this realization as described in Vedanta, both hod to do with complex nature of action. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Its purpose is to instruct the reader with a way to conquer negative woth in order to reach final perfection in God.

The Bhagavad Gita: Royal Science of God-Realization by Paramahansa Yogananda

His interpretation of Gita differs from other interpreters, but follows the beliefs in yoga philosophy of his progenitors, Yogi Mahavatar Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, and Swami Sri Yukteswar Giri guru of Yogananda. Indologist Georg Feuerstein in Yoga Journal wrote of the work. The Bhagavad Gita Paramahansa Yogananda. A masterpiece of spiritual wisdom from the highest realm of consciousness of a greatest yogi himself It is not a book to read for entertainment as it has deep, moral lessons that require a great deal of thought and internal processing.


Having attained soul perception, the yogi arjunz the Cosmic Spirit behind all individual souls and iwth manifestation in the universe Gita 9. The Imperishable Absolute Beyond the Cycles.

It personifies the characters of the battle of Mahabharata into our vices and follies. But these books are both directly based on the 20th century writing of the great yogi Paramhansa Yogananda.

References to New Testament may also be found in many chapters.

God Talks with Arjuna: The Bhagavad Gita by Paramahansa Yogananda on Apple Books

In the latter years of his life, Yogananda also began to train another monastic disciple Mrinalini Mata. The soul is the witness and it does not engage itself in the operation human intelligence, mind, and senses. It explains Krishna’s teachings with as much conviction as some one who has heard it directly from His Lips. These volumes are the most clear and concise explanation of the Bhagavad Gita paramabansa the standpoint of the true yoga practitioner.

It is an observer of the Cosmic Nature that is instigated by Parkriti and man’s individual karma. The summary of the book is as follows: Needs to be read with great concentration to get the best out of it and for the techings to sink in. He explains the teachings in a clear, precise, and very talke manner. And when one does, they will be all the more aware of the mechanisms which cause suffering and the tools we all have to free ourselves from them.


Customer Ratings We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this book. His East-West integration reveals the Gita as an investigation into the nature of human yogannda and spiritual awakening that is accessible to both the Eastern spiritual seeker and the Western student of Consciousness.

There is a great deal of metaphoric language that needs commentary for us in the West. We came from God and our ultimate destiny is to return to Him. We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. Yogananda gives the genealogy, along with the spiritual significance of each character in paramahansx story of Yovanandaas handed down from his guru’s guru, Lahiri Mahasaya.

Go and give that revealed truth with your interpretations: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The best translation into English I’ve found yet!

The Essence of Bhagavad Gita

This is best ever commentry of Bhagwad Geeta. My library Help Advanced Book Search. The Gita teaches us the rightful duty in life and how to discharge with dispassion that avoids pain and nurtures wisdom and success in spiritual life.

A parwmahansa gift to whole humanity by Sri Paramhansa Yoganada.