Bhagavad-Gita and Other Hindu Texts

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[Bhagavad-Gita]   [Mahabharata]   [Ramayana]   [Upanishads]   [Vedas]   [Yoga Sutras]  

Bhagavad-Gita (c. 400 BC) [gbf(50),HC]
  • HTML (19 pages) with introduction and commentary, at Gateway to India (Translated by B.S. Murthy)
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Sir Edwin Arnold)
  • French PDF at the American/International Gita Society (Translated by Philippe De Coster, DD)
  • Dutch PDF at the American/International Gita Society (Translator unknown)
  • Portuguese HTML at the International Gita Society (Translated by Dr. Olavo O. Desimon)
  • Spanish PDF (link page) at Biblioteca Virtual Universal
  • Swedish Multi-Format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Nino Runeberg)
  • PDF File (2.4MB) with introduction and commentary, at Project Gutenberg Self-Publishing Press (Translated by B.S. Murthy)
  • MP3 Audio Format (1 51MB file, or 4 6-15MB files) at Gateway to India (Translated by B.S. Murthy)

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  • Sanskrit/English Hardcover edition, translated by His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada (Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, 1997, 904 pg).
  • Paperback edition titled The Bhagavad-Gita: Krishna's Counsel in Time of War, translated by Barbara Stoler Miller (Bantam Wisdom Edition, 1986).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Eknath Easwaran (Vintage Books, 2000, 256 pg).
  • Amazon Kindle edition, translated by BS Murthy (2013, 114 pg).
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Mahabharata (between c. 540-300 BC)
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Chakravarthi V. Narasimhan (Columbia University Press, 1997, 254 pg).
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Ramayana (c. 600? BC)
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by Ralph T.H. Griffith)

  • Sundara Kanda
    • PDF (376KB) of the Sundara Kanda - Hanuman's Odyssey, at Gateway for India (Translated by BS Murthy)
    • HTML (Multi-page) of the Sundara Kanda: Hanuman's Odyssey, at Boloji.com (Translated by BS Murthy)


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  • Amazon Kindle edition of Sundara Kanda - Hanuman's Odyssey, translated by BS Murthy (2013, 124 pg).
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Upanishads (between c. 800?-400? BC)
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by Max Müller)
  • Spanish PDF (link page) of the first five Valli of the Kata Upanishad at Biblioteca Virtual Universal

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Eknath Easwaran (Nilgiri Press, 2007, 368 pg).
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The Vedas (between c. 2000?-200 BC)
The Vedas are believed to have been composed c. 2000-1500 BC; codified c. 600 BC; and written down c. 300-200 BC
  • HTML of the Rig Veda (Multi-page, indexed) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by Ralph T.H. Griffith)
  • HTML of the Sama Veda (Multi-page, indexed) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by Ralph T.H. Griffith)
  • HTML of the Black Yajur Veda (Multi-page, indexed) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by Arthur Berriedale Keith)
  • HTML of the White Yajur Veda (Multi-page, indexed) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by Ralph T.H. Griffith)
  • HTML of the Atharva Veda (Multi-page, indexed) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by Ralph T.H. Griffith)

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  • Paperback edition of the Rig Veda, translated by Wendy Doniger (Penguin Classics, 2005, 352 pg).
  • Paperback edition of the Sama Veda, translated by Ralph T.H. Griffith (Kessinger Publishing, 2004, 200 pg).
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The Yoga Sutras (c. 150 BC)
  • HTML (Single page, 24KB) at the Internet Sacred Texts Archive (Translated by BonGiovanni)

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Sri Swami Satchidananda (Integral Yoga Publications, 1985, 108 pg).
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Epic of Gilgamesh (c. 2000?-1400? BC)
The Vedas (c. 2000?-200 BC)
Code of Hammurabi (c. 1700? BC)
(Old Testament) (c. 1400?-300? BC)
Iliad (c. 850? BC)
Odyssey (c. 850? BC)
The Upanishads (c. 800?-400? BC)
Shield of Heracles (c. 700? BC)
Theogony (c. 700? BC)
The Works and Days (c. 700? BC)
The Spartan Creed (c. 650? BC)
The Ramayana (c. 600? BC)
The Mahabharata (c. 540-300 BC)
Analects (Confucius) (c. 500 BC)
Tao Te Ching (c. 500 BC)
Nemean Odes (c. 476? BC)
Olympian Odes (c. 476 BC)
The Persians (472 BC)
Pythian Odes (c. 470 BC)
Seven Against Thebes (467 BC)
The Suppliant Maidens (Aeschylus) (463 BC)
Agamemnon (458 BC)
The Eumenides (458 BC)
Isthmian Odes (c. 458? BC)
The Oresteia (458-450 BC)
The Choephori (450 BC)
Rhesus (450 BC)
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