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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Tirukkural (c. 400?-100? BC)
Letter to Herodotus (c. 306-270 BC)
Letter to Menoeceus (c. 306-270 BC)
Letter to Pythocles (c. 306-270 BC)
Fables (Aesop) (c. 300 BC)
Elements of Geometry (c. 300 BC)
Letter to Idomeneus (c. 270 BC)
On Conoids and Spheroids (c. 250?-212 BC)
On the Equilibrium of Planes (c. 250?-212 BC)
On Floating Bodies (c. 250?-212 BC)
Lemmas (c. 250?-212 BC)
On the Measurement of the Circle (c. 250?-212 BC)
On the Method of Mechanical Problems (c. 250?-212 BC)
On the Quadrature of the Parabola (c. 250?-212 BC)
The Sand-Reckoner (c. 250?-212 BC)
On Sphere and Cylinder (c. 250?-212 BC)
On Spirals (c. 250?-212 BC)
On Conic Sections (c. 240 BC)
The Yoga Sutras (c. 150 BC)
Orations (Cicero) (between 81-43 BC)
Letters (Cicero) (between 68-43 BC)
The Gallic War (58-50 BC)
The Civil Wars (50-47 BC)
On the Nature of Things (c. 50 BC)
The Alexandrian War (47 BC)
The African War (46 BC)
The Spanish War (45 BC)
Laelius on Friendship (or, de Amicitia) (44 BC)
On Old Age (or, De Senectute) (44 BC)
Eclogues (37 BC)
Satires (Horace) (35-30 BC)
Epodes (Horace) (c. 30 BC)
History of Rome (c. 30? BC-AD 17?)
Georgics (29 BC)
The Art of Poetry (or, Ars Poetica) (23-20 BC)
Odes (Horace) (23-12 BC)
Epistles (Horace) (c. 20 BC)
The Aeneid (19 BC)
The Secular Hymn (or, Carmen Saeculare) (c. 17 BC)
Amores (c. 10? BC)
The Art of Beauty (c. 5? BC)
Cures for Love (c. 5? BC)
Heroides (c. 5? BC)
The Art of Love (3 BC)
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