Definition of Bhagavad-gita

1. Noun. (Hinduism) the sacred 'song of God' composed about 200 BC and incorporated into the Mahabharata (a Sanskrit epic); contains a discussion between Krishna and the Indian hero Arjuna on human nature and the purpose of life.

Exact synonyms: Bhagavadgita, Gita
Category relationships: Hindooism, Hinduism
Generic synonyms: Religious Text, Religious Writing, Sacred Text, Sacred Writing
Group relationships: Mahabharata, Mahabharatam, Mahabharatum



Definition of Bhagavad-gita

1. Noun. One of the holy books of Hindus. ¹

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Literary usage of Bhagavad-gita

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1. Hinduism by Monier Monier-Williams (1877)
"The bhagavad-gita,2 commented on by the great Vedantic teacher Sankaracarya (see pp. 83, 203), may 1 I an i obliged to repeat here, as in some of the ..."

2. Course of the History of Modern Philosophy by Victor Cousin, Orlando Williams Wight (1856)
"Of the Bhagavad-Gita, as belonging to th. s school. Its method; its psychology; its morality; ... BhagavadGita ..."

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