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Author Eknath, Easwaran, 1910-1999.

Title Essence of the Upanishads : a key to Indian spirituality / Eknath Easwaran
Edition 3rd rev. ed
Published Tomales, Calif. : Nilgiri Press, ©2009


Description 1 online resource
Series Wisdom of India
Wisdom of India (Tomales, Calif.)
Contents Table of Contents; p r e fac e; Introduction; Cha p t e r 1; Cha p t e r 2; Cha p t e r 3; Cha p t e r 4; Cha p t e r 5; Cha p t e r 6; Cha p t e r 7; Cha p t e r 8; Cha p t e r 9; Cha p t e r 1 0; Cha p t e r 1 1; Cha p t e r 1 2; Further Reading; The Katha Upanishad; Index
Summary Easwaran takes one of India's classic wisdom texts, the Katha Upanishad, and explains how it embraces all the key ideas of Indian spirituality within the context of a powerful mythic quest the story of a young hero who ventures into the land of death in search of immortality. Illustrating the insights of the Katha through analogies and everyday examples, Easwaran shows how these ancient teachings help us gain a deeper understanding of our world and ourselves today
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
SUBJECT Upanishads. Kaṭhopaniṣad -- Criticism, interpretation, etc
Upanishads. Kaṭhopaniṣad fast
Subject Upanisaden.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Eknath, Easwaran, 1910-1999. Dialogue with death
ISBN 9781586380373