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Agaliha
January 20th, 2008, 07:31 PM
Got done cleaning the house early, so I thought I'd post this-- links to text and info about the other Gita texts (besides the Bhagavad Gita):


The Gita Govinda
(Krishna focused)

Info:

Gita Govinda - Multimedia Project (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkwuO1JNHRYsAszlXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE4aW1scjNhBHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMgRjb2xvA3NrMQR2dGlkA00wMDFfOTAEb ANXUzE-/SIG=11gnp8ju6/EXP=1200956942/**http%3a//ignca.nic.in/gita.htm)
Kangra Paintings - Jayadeva Goswami's Gita-Govinda (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkwuO1JNHRYsAtTlXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE4OWJsNWw0BHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMwRjb2xvA3NrMQR2dGlkA00wMDFfOTAEb ANXUzE-/SIG=126l8b1nu/EXP=1200956942/**http%3a//www.goloka.com/docs/gita_govinda/index.html)
The Gita Govinda: A Journey Into Realms Of Delight (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkwuO1JNHRYsAuTlXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE4cTY3dXJrBHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDNQRjb2xvA3NrMQR2dGlkA00wMDFfOTAEb ANXUzE-/SIG=127fakjqh/EXP=1200956942/**http%3a//www.exoticindiaart.com/article/gita_govinda/)
Gita Govinda of Jayadeva Goswami (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkwuO1JNHRYsAwzlXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE5bDdsdnMwBHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMTAEY29sbwNzazEEdnRpZANNMDAxXzkwB GwDV1Mx/SIG=12a304b51/EXP=1200956942/**http%3a//www.gosai.com/krishna-talk/56-gita-govinda.html)Text:

Gita Govinda (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkyLv1JNHrQ4Ac_xXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE5azB1YzQ1BHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMTYEY29sbwNzazEEdnRpZANNMDAxXzkwB GwDV1Mx/SIG=12eeqa6jf/EXP=1200957039/**http%3a//www.ocasopress.com/pdf/GitaGovindaScreenVersion.pdf) (PDF)

Sri Gita Govinda PDF download here: Download (http://www.purebhakti.com/cgi-bin/unicount/unicounter.pl?name=ggo&trackip=16&rand=rvalue&cache=0&deliver=http://www.purebhakti.com/library/ggo/gitagovinda.zip) from this site (http://www.purebhakti.com/library/index.shtml). (full text, translation & commentary)

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The Venu Gita
(Krishna focused)

Info:

Venu-Gita (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkxio1pNHX1QAZyBXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE4OWJsNWw0BHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMwRjb2xvA3NrMQR2dGlkA00wMDFfOTAEb ANXUzE-/SIG=1223kl1t8/EXP=1200957480/**http%3a//www.vnn.org/world/WD0001/WD18-5295.html)
VNN World - Venu-Gita (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkxio1pNHX1QAZyBXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE4OWJsNWw0BHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMwRjb2xvA3NrMQR2dGlkA00wMDFfOTAEb ANXUzE-/SIG=1223kl1t8/EXP=1200957480/**http%3a//www.vnn.org/world/WD0001/WD18-5295.html)
Venu-Gita - The Flute Song (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkj_n1pNH6EABlnNXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE5dTcyMmtsBHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMzcEY29sbwNzazEEdnRpZANNMDAxXzkwB GwDV1Mx/SIG=12e5va981/EXP=1200957543/**http%3a//www.purebhakti.com/lectures/lecture20010121pm.shtml)Text:

The Venu Gita PDF download here: Download (http://www.purebhakti.com/cgi-bin/unicount/unicounter.pl?name=vg&trackip=16&rand=rvalue&cache=0&deliver=http://www.purebhakti.com/library/vg/venugita.zip)from this site (http://www.purebhakti.com/library/index.shtml). (full text, translation & commentary)
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The Devi Gita
(Devi focused)

Info:

Devi Gita (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkjnM15NHqXEBzXVXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE4cHVuaDZnBHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMQRjb2xvA3NrMQR2dGlkA00wMDFfOTAEb ANXUzE-/SIG=11k7qastd/EXP=1200957772/**http%3a//shreemaa.org/devigita.htm) (also has text)Text:

From Sacred-Texts.com: The Devī Gita (http://www.sacred-texts.com/hin/dg/index.htm)
The Devī Gita (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGklDy15NHkRQARhVXNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE5azB1YzQ1BHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMTYEY29sbwNzazEEdnRpZANNMDAxXzkwB GwDV1Mx/SIG=1283ttd02/EXP=1200957810/**http%3a//www.aren.org/prison/documents/women/14/14.pdf) (PDF)
Devi Gita : quotes (http://rds.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0oGkwFj2JNH5j4BEC1XNyoA;_ylu=X3oDMTE5bXJnZ2VnBHNlYwNzcgRwb3MDMjIEY29sbwNzazEEdnRpZANNMDAxXzkwB GwDV1Mx/SIG=12hat6rln/EXP=1200957923/**http%3a//www.onelittleangel.com/wisdom/quotes/book.asp%3fmc=292)
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Ashtavakra Gita
The Ashtavakra Gita or the Song of Ashtavakra (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashtavakra), also known as Ashtavakra Samhita is an Advaita Vedanta scripture which documents a dialogue between the Perfect Master Ashtavakra and Janaka, the King of Mithila. (Wiki)

Info:

Summary (http://realization.org/page/doc0/doc0023.htm)
Wikipedia Article (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashtavakra_Gita)Text:

Ashtavakra Gita (http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Ashtavakra_Gita) Translation at Wikisource by John Richards
Online Translation by John Richards - second edition (http://realization.org/page/doc0/doc0004.htm)
John Richards translation in pdf format (http://sanskritdocuments.org/doc_giitaa/ashteng.ps)
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I know there's more out there, when I find them I'll post'em here! If you know of any please share :)

Has anyone read any of these?
I really want to eventually! From the little that I've seen, they're pretty cool!

Oh and this site (http://www.purebhakti.com/library/index.shtml) also offers other books for free PDF download, mostly Krishna related. Good resource! I never had any problems (viruses, etc) with them either.

Baobabtree
January 20th, 2008, 08:17 PM
Another nice thread Agaliha. In regards to other Gita texts there is the Uddhava Gita which consits of the 6th to 29th chapter of the 11th canto of the Srimad Bhagavatam (or Bhagavad Purana) available here- http://bhagavata.org/canto11/c11-contents.html

This was the only translation of the text I could find online, and I should note Prabhupada's translation of the text is a fair bit biased (eg: he translates asura as atheist in some areas of the Purana). Regardless I still think it gets the general point the text is trying to make, and I still have to praise Prabhupada for preforming such a mammoth task as translating the Bhagavatam.

Edit: There's also the Guru Gita from the Skanda Purana, but I'm not sure where you'd find it online.

Agaliha
January 23rd, 2008, 04:23 PM
Thanks Baobabtree :)

I also updated with the Ashtavakra Gita (see first post)!
And I'll add more when I find them.