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Prabhavananda Swami 1893-1976

Overview
Works: 178 works in 661 publications in 7 languages and 8,472 library holdings
Genres: Sacred books  Biographies  Sacred works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sermons  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Translator, Performer, Editor, Contributor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: B131, 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 1976 in English and held by 1,034 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 )

43 editions published between 1962 and 2020 in English and held by 1,001 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 sermon on the Mount according to Vedanta by Prabhavananda( Book )

45 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 6 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These talks by Swami Prabhavananda (1893-1976) present Christ's teachings from the perspective of Hindu philosophy and the sacred teachings of the Vedas. Spiritual seekers from any path will find inspiration from his message as a practical program for daily living--From publisher description
How to know God: the Yoga aphorisms of Patanjali by Ādiśeṣa( Book )

40 editions published between 1953 and 2019 in English and Sanskrit and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Upanishads, breath of the Eternal by Prabhavananda( Book )

32 editions published between 1946 and 1983 in English and held by 593 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
Shankara's Crest-jewel of discrimination = Viveka-chudamani by Śaṅkarācārya( Book )

19 editions published between 1947 and 1978 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion in practice by Prabhavananda( Book )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, first published in 1968, is a collection of twenty-five lectures by Swami Prabhavananda, the outstanding scholar and translator of Hindu scriptures. They present a direct and pragmatic approach to spiritual life, and a clear guide to Hinduism
The song of God : Bhagavad-gita( Book )

8 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Upanishads : breath of the eternal : the principal texts( Book )

11 editions published between 1957 and 2002 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ancient Hindu mystical writings offers profound and timeless philosophical and spiritual meditations on divine inspiration, the creation of the world, the nature of reality, and the unity of all existence
Vedic religion and philosophy by Prabhavananda( Book )

18 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bhagavad-Gita, the song of God( Book )

8 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wisdom of God. (Srimad Bhagavatam)( Book )

8 editions published between 1943 and 1968 in English and held by 164 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 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bhagavad-Gita : the song of God( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 106 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
Srimad Bhagavatam( Book )

5 editions published between 1943 and 1988 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Upanishads by Prabhavananda( Book )

3 editions published between 1948 and 1983 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bhagavad-Gita : the song of God( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Srīmad Bhāgavatam; the wisdom of God by Purāṇas( Book )

23 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Hindi and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The song of God : Bhagavad-gita The song of God : Bhagavad-gita
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The spiritual heritage of IndiaThe sermon on the Mount according to VedantaHow to know God: the Yoga aphorisms of PatanjaliThe Upanishads, breath of the EternalShankara's Crest-jewel of discrimination = Viveka-chudamaniThe eternal companion: Brahmananda; teachings and reminiscences, with a biographyThe song of God : Bhagavad-gitaThe Upanishads : breath of the eternal : the principal texts
Alternative Names
Prabhavananda 1893-1976

Prabhavānanda 1893-1976 Swami

Prabhavananda, Swami, 1893-

Prabhavānanda Swami 1893-1976

Prabhavananda, Swāmi, b. 1893

Prahavananda, Swami 1893-1976

Swâmi Prabhavânanda

Swāmī Prabhavānanda 1893-1976

Swami Prabhavananda filósofu indiu (1893–1976)

Swami Prabhavananda Indiaas filosoof (1893-1976)

Swami Prabhavananda Indian writer and philosopher

Swami Prabhavananda indischer Philosoph der Ramakrischna-Bewegung

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