Abhinavagupta's Commentary on the Bhagavad Gita  Gitartha by Boris Marjanovic

By Boris Marjanovic

Abhinavagupta, unquestionably the best genius of India within the fields of philosophy, aesthetics, poetics, dramaturgy, Tantra and mysticism, is being rediscovered purely within the previous couple of many years. even supposing a number of students, in India and in a foreign country, are engaged in learning his works, it really is impressive that there are nonetheless few translations available.

Abhinavagupta explains in his observation that he undertook this paintings simply because he felt that his predecessors while commenting at the Bhagavad Gita had now not understood its mystery or esoteric meanings.

The current paintings offers a unique model of the Bhagavad Gita within the mild of Kashmir Shaivism. it is going to even be inspiring fpr someone attracted to the perform of the key yogaof the Gita.

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Flow with your breath lifting on an inhalation and lowering on an exhalation. Repeat this pose at least three times on each side. 5. Anjaneyasana (Low Lunge) Step one foot between your hands while placing the knee of the back leg down on the mat. Extend your arms straight above your head, but keep the shoulders relaxed. Hold the pose for several breaths as you feel the deep stretch in your hips 6. Anjaneyasana (Low Lunge), variation Reach back with your opposite hand, opening the chest and twisting the spine to help detoxify your internal organs.

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