The Bhagavad Gita: Oxford World's Classics
W.J. Johnson (translation)
Paperback, 128 pages
The Bhagavad Gita is the best known and most widely read Hindu religious text in the Western world.
It considers social and religious duty, the nature of sacrifice, the nature of action, the means to liberation, and the relationship of human beings to God. It culminates in an awe-inspiring vision of Krishna as God omnipotent, disposer and destroyer of the universe.