My Gita

Devdutt Pattanaik (Author)

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Author: Devdutt Pattanaik

Languages: English

Number Of Pages: 256

Binding: Paperback

Package Dimensions: 8.0 x 5.0 x 0.7 inches

Release Date: 11-11-2015

Details: Product Description Widespread popularity of The Gita The Gita is one of the most widely read books in India and the World. Hence, it comes as no surprise that there are numerous translations and interpretation of the Gita available. Many authors, academicians and scholars all over the world have attempted to translate, interpret and publish the Gita in their own words. Devdutt Pattanaik’s book 'My Gita’ is also a part of that tradition. The Book The unique feature about Pattanaik’s book is that it is written in such a way that it adheres to the background and surroundings of the modern time. The readers of 'My Gita’ will be able to connect with the book today because of the contemporary sense in which it has been written. The Gita originally has thousands of verses and the reader today has no time for reading all of them, so Devdutt Pattanaik’s takes care of this issue by going through the various themes of the Gita in his book. Krishna and Arjuna’s dialogue may seem alien in today’s world. But Pattanaik transverses that problem by connecting and adapting the teachings of Krishna to the present times. A world where the self is gaining more and more importance, needs to look towards the world that we live in, needs to understand that we do not live in this world alone, that love and care and meaning are very important for life. Buy this thought provoking book from now About The Author Devdutt Pattanaik can be called an expert in mythologist. He is a well published author of many books on Indian Mythology which includes the popular books like Jaya, Sita, 7 secrets of Indian Goddesses, 7 secrets of Vishnu and many more. He is based in Mumbai and gives lectures on mythology as well. He has his own site where one can garner more information about his books and life: He is a retired Physician who has authored more than 600 articles and 30 books. He was famous for being the CBO that is Chief Belief Officer at Future Group while his column in MID DAY have increase his popularity and fan following. In his present occupation, he serves Reliance Industries as a Culture Consultant Review It will definitely blow your mind. The Gita, in a most simple form, for any person who wants to think in a intellectual way. The explanation he gives for the name - 'My Gita' is top notch. As I already like The Gita very much, I'm just loving Devdutt's version of it too. --By Supratheesh on 17 November 2015 As it is said that "Bhagavat Gita is the milk of Vedas" I say "My Gita is the Milk Shake" made by Dr.Devdutt, to the our generation. His hardwork in unravelling the wisdom is highly appreciable. --By Customer on 28 November 2015 A very unbiased & clear writing.. Gripping and thought provoking ideas mentioned. --By Vidya on 22 November 2015 About the Author Devdutt Pattanaik writes and lectures on the relevance of mythology in modern times. He has written over 500 articles in newspapers, and thirty books, which include Jaya: An Illustrated Retelling of the Mahabharata, Sita: An Illustrated Retelling of the Ramayana, 7 Secrets of Hindu Calendar Art, 7 Secrets of Shiva, 7 Secrets of Vishnu, 7 Secrets of the Goddess, The Book of Ram, 99 Thoughts on Ganesha, Shikhandi and Other Tales They Don’t Tell You and Myth=Mithya: Decoding Hindu Mythology. He lives in Mumbai. For more information on Devdutt and his books, visit