Bhagavad Gita

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Bhagavad Gita is knowledge of five basic truths and the relationship of each truth to the other: These five truths are Krishna, or God, the individual soul, the material world, action in this world, and time. The Gita lucidly explains the nature of consciousness, the self, and the universe. It is the essence of India's spiritual wisdom.

Bhagavad Gita is a part of the 5th Veda (written by Vedavyasa - ancient Indian saint) and Indian Epic - Mahabharata. It was narrated for the first time in the battle of Kurukshetra, by Lord Krishna to Arjun.

The Bhagavad Gita also referred to as Gita, is a 700–verse Dharmic scripture that is part of the ancient Sanskrit epic Mahabharata. This scripture contains a conversation between Pandava prince Arjuna and his guide Krishna on a variety of philosophical issues.

Faced with a fratricidal war, a despondent Arjuna turns to his charioteer Krishna for counsel on the battlefield. Krishna, through the course of the Bhagavad Gita, imparts to Arjuna wisdom, the path to devotion, and the doctrine of selfless action. The Bhagavad Gita upholds the essence and the philosophical tradition of the Upanishads. However, unlike the rigorous monism of the Upanishads, the Bhagavad Gita also integrates dualism and theism.

Numerous commentaries have been written on the Bhagavad Gita with widely differing views on the essentials, beginning with Adi Sankara's commentary on the Bhagavad Gita in the eighth century CE. Commentators see the setting of the Bhagavad Gita in a battlefield as an allegory for the ethical and moral struggles of the human life. The Bhagavad Gita's call for selfless action inspired many leaders of the Indian independence movement including Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, who referred to the Bhagavad Gita as his "spiritual dictionary".

The Bhagavad Gita often referred to as the Gita, is a 700-verse Sanskrit scripture that is part of the Hindu epic Mahabharata.

The Gita is set in a narrative framework of a dialogue between Pandava prince Arjuna and his guide and charioteer Krishna.

At the start of the Dharma Yudhha (righteous war) between Pandavas and Kauravas, Arjuna is filled with moral dilemma and despair about the violence and death the war will cause.

He wonders if he should renounce and seeks Krishna\'s counsel, whose answers and discourse constitute the Bhagavad Gita. Krishna counsels Arjuna to "fulfill his Kshatriya (warrior) duty to uphold the Dharma" through "selfless action".

The Krishna–Arjuna dialogue covers a broad range of spiritual topics, touching upon ethical dilemmas and philosophical issues that go far beyond the war Arjuna faces.

App Features-

1. Shloka of The Day -> See a unique shloka every day.

2. Random Shloka -> Go to any Shloka randomly.

3. Chanting Mode -> See all Shlokas in a single scrolling list.

4. Favorite Shloka -> Favorite or Bookmark any Shloka.

5. List of Notes -> See all your notes on any shloka in a single list.

6. Last Read Shloka -> Want to visit the Last Shloka you read use this feature.

7. Progress Report -> Watch your Bhagavad Gita Reading Progress.

8. Search Shloka -> Search for any Shloka.

9. Jump To -> Jump to any Shloka in any Chapter directly.

10. Choose a Language -> Change app language at any time. There are 19 Languages available in the app.
(Experimental Feature Limited To Chapters Translation Only)

11. Themes -> Bored with Colors in the App change your App Theme at any Time from 19 different themes.

12. Dark Mode -> Switch to Dark Theme for Better Experience of the App at night time for less strain on eyes.

13. Material Design and Animations -> Bhagavad Gita App is fully equipped with Material Design guidelines and animations.
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What's New

App is now compatible with Android 11.

App Features-

1. Shloka of The Day

2. Random Shloka

3. Chanting Mode

4. Favorite Shloka

5. List of Notes

6. Last Read Shloka

7. Progress Report

8. Search Shloka

9. Jump To

10. Choose a Language

11. Themes

12. Dark Mode

13. Material Design and Animations
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Additional Information

February 6, 2021
Current Version
Requires Android
4.2 and up
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Harsh Sharma
House No. 468 Shaheed Bhagat Singh Colony, Amritsar Byepass, Jalandhar, Punjab - 144008
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