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Ypanishads happens to me when I die? You may just come away from a reading of this wonderful work feeling a bit like Natchiketa himself when he took on the Grim Reaper, that there is more to death than the ending of things, that it is possible, as the Katha and Easwaran suggest, to go beyond it.
Atman exists, the theory of Yoga and the essence of Vedas 4.
Essence of the Upanishads: A Key to Indian Spirituality by Eknath Easwaran
Our thoughts are tempered and controlled by “samskaras,” or in New Age speak, our “stories” – that is, those ideas that we eeaswaran make us “who we are,” such as our personal histories and our personalities.
Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. Don’t Polish Your Ignorance There is a vast world waiting within the mind, and time and space have very little meaning in its realms. Binu Pradeep rated it it was amazing Feb 23, Bazely is THE best narrator on audible in my opinion!
Death emerges as the perfect spiritual guide?
His translation of The Upanishads is the best-selling edition in English. A Year to Live. A perfect harmony of both the author and the reader.
Buy the selected items together This item: Essence of the Bhagavad Gita Eknath Easwaran. Maximilian Jarrett II rated it it was amazing. Lyrical, dramatic, and inspiring, the Katha Upanishad presents the core ideas of Indian mysticism in a mythic story all can relate to — the adventure of a young hero, Nachiketa, who passes into the kingdom of Death in search of immortality.
Same great contents, beautiful new cover and a more helpful title: However, I was disappointed by the fact that the story-telling that started in the first two chapters was replaced by essay like eawaran in the rest of the lesson.
Lyrical, dramatic, and inspiring, the Katha Upanishad presents the core ideas of Indian mysticism in a mythic story all can relate to?
Eknath Easwaran moved to he U. This is the current edition of the book previously titled “Dialogue with Death”. However, Eknath Easwaran was a great writer and the imagery in this book are even better than usual.
Enlightenment – An Inside Story. Some are fanciful and storylike featuring talking animals! Katha Upanishad, by itself. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Anecdotal, entertaining, challenging, inspiring narration of a journey every human being should know about and take upon.
The Best Books of No trivia or quizzes yet. Easwaran grew up in India, learned Sanskrit from a young age, and became a professor of English literature before coming to the West.
Throughout his life, he drew on the Upanishads and the other Essebce classics for inspiration. The Upanishads are ancient mystical texts exploring the meaning of life.
Essence of the Upanishads: A Key to Indian Spirituality
Very deep beautiful book beautifully narrated full of spiritual insights very easy to understand but hard to apply. This is teh not a book to be read by someone who respects Upanishads and upamishads to learn more about the oldest philosophy on this planet. The book starts with a story from Katha Upanisuads about Nachiketa and continues with the author’s elaboration on the essence of Upanishad.
This book, along with Easwaran’s other two classics on Indian spirituality, is a must read for anyone wanting to explore and understand the spiritual life. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. 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.
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