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Nach Dem Griechischen Orient

By: Stark, Karl Bernhard, 1824-1879
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The Mahabharata Book 12 : Santi Parva, Score Hin M12

By: Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Description: The Santi Parva is a huge interpolation in the Mahabharata, in the genre known as 'wisdom literature.' The narrative progression is placed on hold almost from the first page. Instead we get a long and winding recapitulation of Brahmanic lore

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The Satapatha Brahmana, Part Iii, Score Hin Sbe41

By: Julius Eggeling

Description: This is part III of the Sacred Books of the East Satapatha Brahamana translation, containing Books V, VI and VII. This portion is notable for the description of the extended Vedic creation myth. This includes a mention of a 'cosmic egg,' a ke

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Indian Myth and Legend, Score Hin Iml

By: Donald A. MacKenzie

Description: This is the Gresham Myths and Legends volume for India. Of course, one person's myth is another's religion, in this case nearly a billion people. As opposed to most of the other volumes in this series (e.g. Egypt, Crete, Celtic), these 'Myths

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The Mahabharata Book 13 : Anusasana Parva, Score Hin M13

By: Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Description: The Anusasana Parva, like the Santi Parva before it, is a long hiatus in the narrative of the Mahabharata. Set on the deathbed of Bhishma, the Anusasana Parva is a huge treasure-trove of Brahmanic lore which is obviously a later interpolation

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The Mahabharata Book 3 : Vana Parva, Score Hin M03

By: Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Description: The Mahabharata is one of the two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India. It is an epic narrative of the Kurukshetra War and the fates of the Kauravas and the Pandava princes as well as containing philosophical and devotional material, such as

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Sadhana, the Realisation of Life, Score Tagore Sadh

By: Rabindranath Tagore

Description: Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We h

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The Mahabharata Book 7 : Drona Parva, Score Hin M07

By: Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Description: The Mahabharata is one of the two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India. It is an epic narrative of the Kurukshetra War and the fates of the Kauravas and the Pandava princes as well as containing philosophical and devotional material, such as

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The Mahabharata Book 14 : Aswamedha Parva, Score Hin M14

By: Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Description: This book, one of the concluding portions of the Mahabharata, is notable for several reasons. The first is a long interposed section of Upanishadic material, known the as Anugita. This occupies a large part of this book; Arjuna asks Krishna

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How to Be a Yogi, Score Hin Hby

By: Swâmi Abhedânanda

Description: Swami Abhedananda (1866-1939) was a disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahansa. He was one of the firsts to spread the message of Vedanta Philosophy into the western world. “How to Be a Yogi” is one of the most influential spiritual books of all ti

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Old Deccan Days, Score Hin Odd

By: Mary Frere

DescriptionOld Deccan Tales is a collection of folk tales from India’s rich fairyland where rajas, ranis, rakshas, jackals, magicians, and cobras prevail. Children will enjoy the daring, brave, and wonderful creatures and people that populate the stories

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Ramakrishna, His Life and Sayings, Score Hin Rls

By: F. Max Müller

Description: Ramakrishna (1833-86), was a Bengali Hindu sage. Although theoretically a high-caste Brahamin by birth, he came from a poor, low-caste village and had little or no education. He did not know a word of Sanskrit and his knowledge of the Vedas

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The Sacred Laws of the Âryas, Part I : Âpastamba and Guatama, Scor...

By: Georg Bühler

Description: The Sacred Laws Of The Âryas As Taught In The Schools Of Âpastamba, Guatama, Vâsishtha, And Budhâyana Translated By Georg Bühler Part I Âpastamba And Gautama. About Author: Professor Johann Georg Bühler (July 19, 1837 – April 8, 1898) was a

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Love and Death, Score Hin Lad

By: Sri Aurobindo

Description: This is a blank-verse (unrhymed iambic pentameter) retelling of a popular story from the Mahabharata, the tale of Ruru and Priyumvada. The hero, Ruru, quests into the afterlife to beg for the resurrection of his beloved bride, Priyumvada, kil

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Fruit-gathering, Score Tagore Frutgath

By: Rabindranath Tagore

Description: Tagore is an artist of rare lyrical powers, who understands the human soul. Tagore's poems are devotions, mystical, sublimated ecstasy. They are the thoughts of a seer, the perfect union of beauty and truth in poetry. Contents: Fruit Gatherin

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In the Great God's Hair, Score Bain 04Dos

By: F. W. Bain

Description: The title of each of the books in this series indicates some aspect of the Vedic/Sanskrit Religion-Philosophic Tradition. The Great God is of course Shiwa, whose matted hair catches and conducts the descent of the river or life in its passage

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The Rig Veda, Score Hin Rigveda

By: Ralph T. H. Griffith

Description: This is the Ralph T.H. Griffith English translation of the Rig Veda. This was one of the first etexts developed for this site. Each page of this is cross-linked with the Sanskrit text of the Rig Veda. Both this and the Sanskrit Rig Veda requi

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The Mahabharata Book 9 : Shalya Parva, Score Hin M09

By: Kisari Mohan Ganguli

Description: The Mahabharata is one of the two major Sanskrit epics of ancient India. It is an epic narrative of the Kurukshetra War and the fates of the Kauravas and the Pandava princes as well as containing philosophical and devotional material, such as

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The Texts of the White Yajurveda

By: Ralph T. H. Griffith
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Twenty-two Goblins, Score Hin Ttg

By: Arthur W. Ryder

Description: One night the famous King Triple-victory, mighty as the king of the gods, found a monk called Patience standing under a fig tree and making a magic circle. O King, if you wish to do me a favor, go south from here some distance all alone, and

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