By Chandrika

Adi Sankara's Bhaja Govindam is a bit selection of thirty-one verses in Sanskrit through the saint and pupil Adi Sankaracharya and his disciples. sometimes called Moha Mudgara or the tip of phantasm, the verses examine the everlasting query of man's quest for happiness in a global that's brief and choked with delusions. Sankara in transparent and lucid language, (probably the best Sanskrit textual content to be had) speaks of man's weaknesses - lust, anger, greed and attachment - and the stairs had to triumph over them. Our current translation contains tales from the substantial repertoire of knowledge literature throughout a large spectrum of non secular traditions. It additionally comprises an exhaustive biography of Adi Sankara himself, his contribution to Hinduism and a bankruptcy at the relevance of Bhaja Govindam today.

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