The Upanishads by Eknath Easwaran, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Essence of the Upanishads is a translation and commentary on the Katha Upanishad, an ancient Indian scripture. Written by Eknath Easwaran, the book was. 1 Jun In this best-selling translation, Eknath Easwaran makes these For Easwaran, the Upanishads are part of India’s precious legacy, not just to.

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Paths To God Ram Dass. Write a product review. But it is Easwaran’s understanding of the wisdom of the Upanishads that makes this edition truly outstanding. To get the free app, enter mobile phone number. Thousands of people of all ages and backgrounds now follow this program all around the world. Other books in this series. Showing of reviews. Ken Lenoir rated it it was amazing Jul 28, Lessons from Japanese Psychology.

Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Secret of Seed Bija Mantras. Meanwhile in a few short months he lost two people passionately dear to him: This book would be especially good for two types of people: They teach that each of us, each Self, is eternal, deathless, one with the power that created the universe. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Discovering Meditation Easwaran discovered meditation mid-life, while he was teaching on a college campus in central India.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. This book includes an overview of the cultural and historical setting, with chapter introductions, notes, and a Sanskrit glossary.


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Atman exists, the theory of Yoga and the essence of Vedas 4. From what I gather, the goal in life is to join with the eternal self, which is no easy matte Though there is humor sprinkled amongst the text, this is not a book of light reading. Tons of wisdom that reads like story.

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Because of their antiquity the Upanishads are perhaps the oldest sacred books of any religion. Will read Upanishads soon.

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Upanishads books non-fiction books Works by Eknath Easwaran. I just wished the story that The book starts with a story from Katha Upanishad daswaran Nachiketa and continues with the author’s elaboration on the essence of Upanishad.

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One unmoving that is swifter than Mind, That the Gods reach not, for it progresses ever in front. He does a wonderful job without trying to “convert” and one can safely say the ideas in this are universal to all religions. It is obvious that he was making a very westernize translation, omitting things that would turn away upahishads western mind, as for example: While not a perspective I share, I am far too aware of the lacunae in the modern science paradigm to think that exploring other perspective is fruitless.


Paperbackpages. Easwaran’s guidance throughout this book is a gentle but firm reminder that we are ultimately our true Selves and everything else our brains tells us can be given up. Sold by Cloudtail India and ulanishads from Amazon Fulfillment.

Autobiography of a Yogi Yogananda Paramahamsa. A gifted teacher who lived for many years in the West, Easwaran lived what he taught, giving him enduring appeal as a teacher and author of th insight and warmth. Binu Pradeep rated it it was amazing Feb 23, Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. He explains key Sanskrit terms like karma and prana, illustrating them through everyday anecdotes and entertaining analogies while placing Indian spirituality into the broader context of world mysticism.

The book praises meditation for the encounter with the divine. The Upanishads are not the easiest works to understand. I quote the themes just for a reference.

His meditation class at UC Berkeley in was the first accredited course on meditation at any major university.

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