Loading... Please wait...
  • Image 1

Srimad Bhagavatam, First Canto Part One

$10.95
SKU:
BLBH281
Weight:
1.50 LBS
Gift Wrapping:
Options available
Quantity:

Product Description

By

Translation and commentary by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

About

This is the first 7 chapters of the Srimad-Bhagavatam, a work that contains 355 chapters. This volume sets the scene for the rest of the book and works as an excellent summary of the philosophy that will be covered as the book unfolds.

Srimad-Bhagavatam, an epic philosophical and literary classic, holds a prominent position in India's voluminous written wisdom. This ancient text touches upon all fields of human knowledge.

The timeless wisdom of India is expressed in the Vedas, ancient Sanskrit texts. Originally preserved through oral tradition, the Vedas were first put into writing by Srila Vyasadeva.

After compiling the Vedas, Srila Vyasadeva was inspired to present their profound essence in the form of Srimad-Bhagavatam. Known as "the ripened fruit of the tree of Vedic literature," Srimad-Bhagavatam is the most complete and authoritative exposition of Vedic knowledge--covering everything from the nature of the self to the origin of the universe.

The first verse of Srimad-Bhagavatam makes clear that because the book is intended for people serious about spiritual progress, it will not deal with sectarian religious ideas, philosophical conjecture, or worldly concerns. The second text promises that anyone who reads the book systematically will achieve the spiritual success meant for all human beings.

Special Features:

  • Original Sanskrit text
  • English equivalents, word-for-word
  • Elaborate commentary
  • Opening chapter summaries

Product Details

Hardbound, 410 pages, 5.25" x 7.75".

  • More editions of this book, and full information here....

Sharing Books

Are you buying a few copies to share with friends or co-workers? We have special sharing prices on this book!

Buy 3 or more for only $6.64 each! Add them to your cart to see the price savings.

More info on Sharing Books...

Product Reviews

This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!

Customers also viewed

Click the button below to add the Srimad Bhagavatam, First Canto Part One to your wish list.