Definition of Bhagavadgita in English:


Line breaks: Bhag¦avad|gita
Pronunciation: /ˌbʌɡəvədˈɡiːtə
A poem composed between the 2nd century bc and the 2nd century ad and incorporated into the Mahabharata. Presented as a dialogue between the Kshatriya prince Arjuna and his divine charioteer Krishna, it stresses the importance of doing one’s duty and of faith in God. Also called Gita.

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