Dating bhagavad gita
These three paths with great care and attention have been fully explained in the Bhagavad-Gita which comprises chapters 23 through 40 in the Bhishma-Parva section of Mahabharata. So each chapter is a highly specialized yoga revealing the path of attaining realization of the Ultimate Truth.The first six chapters have been classified as the Karma Yoga section as they mainly deal with the science of the individual consciousness attaining communion with the Ultimate Consciousness through actions.Without realization of our divine relationship with the God it is impossible to establish our eternal relationship with Him.This divine relationship is our natural constitutional position and every human beings birthright.Lord Krishna spoke the Bhagavad-Gita on the battlefield of Kuruksetra in 3102 B.C.; just prior to the commencement of the Mahabharata war.
This information applies to each and every one of us without exception.This knowledge is the king of all wisdom, the king of all that is confidential.It is the purest and the topmost and because it gives direct perception of the self by realization it is the perfection of all religion and everlastingly joyful to perform.It was first translated into English in 1785 by Charles Wilkins.
It was translated into Latin in 1823 by Schlegel, into German in 1826 by Von Humbolt, into French in 1846 by Lassens and into Greek in 1848 by Galanos.By now it has been translated into all the major languages of the world such as Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Hebrew, Portugese, Arabic, Hindi and Bengali.