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Season 1 - Episode 7

Mahabharata Background

60 min - Talk


The Bhagavad Gita is a story within the epic Mahabharata, a classical sanskrit text on Yoga. James introduces us to some of the main characters, sharing stories that reveal our human experience of longing, love, greed, tragedy, birth, death, exile, heroic kings, mythological gods and goddesses, and wise sages. Finally, he sets the stage for the Bhagavad Gita, introducing us to Lord Krishna and the great warrior, Arjuna. Allow your imagination to soar.
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Jul 31, 2015
Bhakti, Jnana
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This is wonderful! I can't wait for the next episode.
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Thank you. Love the way the story is told. Do you have a favorite book of The Bhagavad Gita? I also look forward to the next episode . Amazing .
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An absolute delight! Thanks so very much.
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Epic and awesome! Many thanks
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I love coming back to James' retelling of this foundational story as I pursue my study of the Gita.
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Thank you James, your storytelling is always so I am embarking on another cycle of BG teachings this is invaluable and thoroughly entertaining background...with gratitude x

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