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Noun1.Gita - (Hinduism) the sacred `song of God' composed about 200 BC and incorporated into the Mahabharata (a Sanskrit epic)Gita - (Hinduism) the sacred `song of God' composed about 200 BC and incorporated into the Mahabharata (a Sanskrit epic); contains a discussion between Krishna and the Indian hero Arjuna on human nature and the purpose of life
Hindooism, Hinduism - a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in reincarnation, by a belief in a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils
Mahabharata, Mahabharatam, Mahabharatum - (Hinduism) a sacred epic Sanskrit poem of India dealing in many episodes with the struggle between two rival families
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Mahesh Sharma,Union culture minister As India's cultural minister,I recommend that Ramayana and Gita should be part of our school curriculum and I am working extensively with Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani towards this.
Maryam, who received the prize on March 15, is simultaneously studying the Gita, the Bible and the Quran.
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Congress, told Modi that the personalised copy of the Gita was a gesture on her part to show her love for India.
GITA will remain a non-profit association with chapters and international affiliates.
To appreciate Chandra's adaptation of the Bhagavad-gita's lessons, more about the Gita itself needs to be understood.
The court in Siberian city of Tomsk dismissed the plea of state prosecutors against the lower court's dismissal of their original plea seeking a ban on "Bhagavad Gita As It Is", written by A C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, the founder of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON).
As per the deal, GITA will join forces with GPC-GIS, to design, develop and carry out educational events for the awareness, knowledge, proficiency and professionalism of speedily growing geospatial workforce in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region.
After a brief introduction to the subject giving an overview of the developmental aspects of the Vishvarupa concept and form, the author focuses on Vishvarupa as expounded in the Gita, as it is the main source of inspiration behind the Vishvarupa paintings.
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Narla (1908-1985), an Indian journalist/humanist, offers a rare critical appraisal of The Bhagavad Gita, a principal Hindu sacred text.