What is Bhagavad-gita - an essential subject
Bhagavad-gītā is the essence of all Vedic knowledge, a self-illuminating scripture, whose instructions should be accepted. Simply if one tries to understand each word, then one will get enlightenment. Bhagavad-gītā is the only source of scientific knowledge of God and our relationship with God. It expounds the science of devotional service. In this finest summary of all the teachings in the Vedas (the books of knowledge), Śrī Kṛṣṇa personally advises that one give up all other duties and surrender unto Him.
Srila Prabhupada's books, lectures, conversations and letters offer a comprehensive presentation of this essential subject as seen in the Vaniquotes What is Bhagavad-gītā category. An introduction from his books is given below in the following 9 quotes.
Quotes from Srila Prabhupada's books
|The Bhagavad-gītā is meant to show how one can understand his spiritual existence and his eternal relationship with the supreme spiritual personality and to teach one how to go back home, back to Godhead. (Bhagavad-gītā 11.55)|
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