The Bhagavad Gita book is a 700 verse Sanskrit scripture which is a part of the Hindu epic, Mahabharata. It is the discourse that takes place between Lord Krishna and Arjun before the start of the Kurukshetra war.The teachings by Lord Krishna helped in changing Arjun’s perspective about life and his understanding of life. We present to you 'Talking Bhagavad Gita' which helps you to understand this mysterious book in a fun, interactive manner. The 'Talking Bhagavad Gita Book' uses a multisensory book and reader that has a unique combination of TOUCH-SOUND-VISUAL technology. Every touch to the page triggers an audio response which keeps the user engaged throughout. The package also contains the Wisdom Flute which has an inbuilt speaker and also plays aartis in various languages. With buying this product you also get free content and language update for 1 year and also a free subscription to the Gita WIsdom Pack. The box contains Bhagavad Gita Book, the Wisdom Flute, Prasad and a charger for the devices. This is also a perfect gift for an auspicious occasion.
What is the Bhagavad Gita?
The Bhagavad Gita is an ancient Indian text that became the most beloved scripture of India. It is the discourse that takes place between Lord Krishna and Arjun before the start of the Kurukshetra war. The teachings by Lord Krishna helped in changing Arjun’s perspective about life and, thus, his life path. The Bhagavad Gita book has 18 chapters in total. In this article we summarise all of the 18 chapters of the Bhagavad Gita.
Chapter 1: Arjuna Vishaada Yoga
Arjun Vishaada yoga is first chapter of Bhagavad Gita book.As the opposing armies stand poised for battle, Arjuna, the mighty warrior, sees his intimate relatives, teachers and friends in both armies ready to fight and sacrifice their lives. Overcome by grief and pity, Arjuna fails in strength, his mind becomes bewildered, and he gives up his determination to fight.
Chapter 2: Sankhya Yoga
Sankhya Yoga is the second chapter of Bhagavad Gita book.Arjuna submits to Lord Krishna as His disciple, and Krishna begins His teachings to Arjuna by explaining the fundamental distinction between the temporary material body and the eternal spiritual soul. The Lord explains the process of transmigration, the nature of selfless service to the Supreme and the characteristics of a self-realized person.
Chapter 3: Karma Yoga
Karma Yoga is the third Chapter of Bhagavad Gita.Everyone must engage in some sort of activity in this material world. But actions can either bind one to this world or liberate one from it. By acting for the pleasure of the Supreme, without selfish motives, one can be liberated from the law of karma (action and reaction) and attain transcendental knowledge of the self and the Supreme.
Chapter 4: Jnana Karma Sannyasa Yoga
Jnana Karma Sannyasa yoga is the fourth Chapter of Bhagavad Gita .Transcendental knowledge-the spiritual knowledge of the soul, of God, and their relationship-is both purifying and liberating. Such knowledge is the fruit of selfless devotional action (karma-yoga). The Lord explains the remote history of the Gita, the purpose and significance of His periodic descents to the material world, and the necessity of approaching a guru, a realized teacher.
Chapter 5: Karma Sanyaasa Yoga
Karma Sanyaasa Yoga is the fifth Chapter of Bhagavad Gita book. Outwardly performing all actions but inwardly renouncing their fruits, the wise man, purified by the fire of transcendental knowledge, attains peace, detachment, forbearance, spiritual vision and bliss.
Chapter 6: Dhyana Yoga
Dhyana Yoga is the sixth Chapter of Bhagavad Gita. Astanga-yoga, a mechanical meditative practice, controls the mind and the senses and focuses concentration on Paramatma (the Supersoul, the form of the Lord situated in the heart). This practice culminates in samadhi, full consciousness of the Supreme.
Chapter 7: Jnana Vigyaana Yoga
Jnana Vigyaana Yoga is the Seventh Chapter of Bhagavad Gita Lord Krishna is the Supreme Truth, the supreme cause and sustaining force of everything, both material and spiritual. Advanced souls surrender unto Him in devotion, whereas impious souls divert their minds to other objects of worship.
Chapter 8: Aksharabrahma Yoga
Aksharabrahma Yoga is 8th Chapter of Bhagavad Gita book.By remembering Lord Krishna in devotion throughout one's life, and especially at the time of death, one can attain to His supreme abode, beyond the material world.
Chapter 9: Raja Vidhya Raj Guhya Yoga
Raja Vidhya Raj Guhya Yoga is the Ninth Chapter of Bhagavad Gita.Lord Krishna is the Supreme Godhead and the supreme object of worship. The soul is eternally related to Him through transcendental devotional service (bhakti). By reviving one's pure devotion one returns to Krishna in the spiritual realm.
Chapter 10: Vibhuti Yoga
Vibhuti Yoga is the tenth Chapter of Bhagavad Gita book. All wondrous phenomena showing power, beauty, grandeur or sublimity, either in the material world or in the spiritual, are but partial manifestations of Krishna's divine energies and opulence. As the supreme cause of all causes and the support and essence of everything, Krishna is the supreme object of worship for all beings.
Chapter 11: Vishwarupa Darshana Yoga
Vishwarupa darshana Yoga is the eleventh Chapter of Bhagavad Gita. Lord Krishna grants Arjuna divine vision and reveals His spectacular unlimited form as the cosmic universe. Thus He conclusively establishes His divinity. Krishna explains that His own all-beautiful humanlike form is the original form of Godhead. One can perceive this form only by pure devotional service.
Chapter 12: Bhakthi Yoga
Bhakti-yoga,12th chapter of pure devotional service to Lord Krishna, is the highest and most expedient means for attaining pure love for Krishna, which is the highest end of spiritual existence. Those who follow this supreme path develop divine qualities.
Chapter 13: Kshetra Kshetragna Vibhaaga Yoga
Khshtra Kshtragna Vibhaaga Yoga is 13th Chapter about One who understands the difference between the body, the soul and the Supersoul beyond them both attains liberation from this material world.
Chapter 14: Guna Traya Vibhaaga Yoga
All embodied souls are under the control of the three modes, or qualities, of material nature: goodness, passion, and ignorance. Lord Krishna explains what these modes are, how they act upon us, how one transcends them, and the symptoms of one who has attained the transcendental state.
Chapter 15: Akshara Purushottama Yoga
The ultimate purpose of Vedic knowledge is to detach one self from the entanglement of the material world and to understand Lord Krishna as the Supreme Personality of Godhead. One who understands Krishna 's supreme identity surrenders unto Him and engages in His devotional service.
Chapter 16: Daivaasura Sampad Vibhaaga Yoga
Those who possess demonic qualities and who live whimsically, without following the regulations of scripture, attain lower births and further material bondage. But those who possess divine qualities and regulated lives, abiding by scriptural authority, gradually attain spiritual perfection.
Chapter 17: Shraddha Traya Vibhaaga Yoga
There are three types of faith, corresponding to and evolving from the three modes of material nature. Acts performed by those whose faith is in passion and ignorance yield only impermanent, material results, whereas acts performed in goodness, in accord with scriptural injunctions, purify the heart and lead to pure faith in Lord Krishna and devotion to Him.
Chapter 18: Moksha Sannyasa Yoga
Krishna explains the meaning of renunciation and the effects of the modes of nature on human consciousness and activity. He explains Brahman realization, the glories of the Bhagavad-gita, and the ultimate conclusion of the Gita: the highest path of religion is absolute, unconditional loving surrender unto Lord Krishna, which frees one from all sins, brings one to complete enlightenment, and enables one to return to Krishna's eternal spiritual abode.