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Prabhavananda Swami 1893-1976

Overview
Works: 116 works in 578 publications in 8 languages and 8,230 library holdings
Genres: Sacred books  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sacred works  Personal narratives  Prayers and devotions  Sermons  Commentaries  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Translator, Performer, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PK3633.B5, 891.21
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Most widely held works by Prabhavananda
The song of God : Bhagavad-gita by Prabhavananda( Book )

75 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in English and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bhagavad-Gita is the gospel of Hinduism, and one of the great religious classics of the world. Here is a distinguished translation which can be read by every man and woman, not as an archaic monument to an ancient culture, but as a living contemporary message which touches the most urgent personal and social problems of today. - Back cover
The spiritual heritage of India by Prabhavananda( Book )

35 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clear summary of Indian philosophy and religion. This selection gives excerpts from the scriptures that best explain the philosophy. Included are discussions on The Bhagavad Gita: The Song of God, How To Know God: The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali, The Upanishads: Breath of the Eternal. There are also chapters on the Vedas, Tantras, and other scriptures and famous teachers of India
The Upanishads, breath of the Eternal by Prabhavananda( Book )

54 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in English and German and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... Not a literal rendering, but ... clear and simple English [rendering] the sense and spirit of the original."--p. [v], Preface. -- Of the 108 preserved Upanishads, contains the 10 principal ones (selected by Shankara, 7th century commentator) plus 2 that are special favorites of Swami Prabhavananda, the translator
The sermon on the Mount according to Vedanta by Prabhavananda( Book )

39 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De nieuwtestamentische Bergrede wordt belicht vanuit de oude Indische geloofs- en denkrichting
How to know God: the Yoga aphorisms of Patanjali by Ādiśeṣa( Book )

46 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bhagavad-Gita, the song of God by Prabhavananda( Book )

56 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The timeless epic of Hindu faith contains a simple, vivid message of daily inspiration for millions throughout the world. This powerful, beautiful scripture is translated into clear, meaningful English which can be read as a living contemporary message that touches the most urgent personal and social problems
Shankara's Crest-jewel of discrimination = Viveka-chudamani by Śaṅkarācārya( Book )

18 editions published between 1947 and 1978 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal companion: Brahmananda; teachings and reminiscences, with a biography by Prabhavananda( Book )

21 editions published between 1947 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vedic religion and philosophy by Prabhavananda( Book )

17 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wisdom of God : Srimad Bhagavatam( )

7 editions published between 1943 and 1968 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion in practice by Prabhavananda( Book )

5 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Srimad Bhagavatam by Purāṇas( Book )

19 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Hindi and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Upanishads, breath of the eternal : the principle texts selected and translated from the original Sanskrit( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narada's Way of divine love: the bhakti sutras by Prabhavananda( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the Bhagavad-gita "The song of God"( Recording )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal companion: Brahmananda- records of his teaching, with a biography by Prabhavananda( Book )

5 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoga and mysticism : four lectures by Prabhavananda( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1984 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal companion: Brahmananda- his life and teachings by Prabhavananda( Book )

3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eternal companion; spiritual teachings of Swami Brahmananda by Prabhavananda( Book )

7 editions published between 1945 and 1981 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prayers and meditations compiled from the scriptures of India by Prabhavananda( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The sermon on the Mount according to Vedanta
Alternative Names
Prabhavananda 1893-1976

Prabhavānanda 1893-1976 Swami

Prabhavānanda Swami 1893-1976

Prahavananda, Swami 1893-1976

Swâmi Prabhavânanda

Swāmī Prabhavānanda 1893-1976

Swami Prabhavananda Indiaas filosoof (1893-1976)

Swami Prabhavananda Indian writer and philosopher

Swami Prabhavananda indischer Philosoph der Ramakrischna-Bewegung

স্বামী প্রভবানন্দ

プラバヴァーナンダ, スワミ

Languages
English (424)

French (12)

German (10)

Portuguese (2)

Sanskrit (1)

Arabic (1)

Dutch (1)

Hindi (1)

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The spiritual heritage of IndiaThe Upanishads, breath of the EternalThe sermon on the Mount according to VedantaHow to know God: the Yoga aphorisms of PatanjaliBhagavad-Gita, the song of GodShankara's Crest-jewel of discrimination = Viveka-chudamaniThe eternal companion: Brahmananda; teachings and reminiscences, with a biography