PDF/EPUB Eknath Easwaran ó Essence of the Upanishads A Key to Indian Spirituality ó

The Katha Upanishad embraces the key ideas of Indian mysticism in a mythic story we can all relate to – the uest of a young hero Nachiketa who ventures into the land of death in search of immortalityBut the insights of the Katha are scattered hard to understand Easwaran presents them systematically and practically as a way to explore deeper and deeper levels of personality and to answer the age old uestion “Who am I?”Easwaran grew up in India learned Sanskrit from a young age and became a professor of English literature before coming to the West His translation of The Upanishads is the best selling edition in EnglishFor students of philosophy and of Indian spirituality and readers of wisdom literature everywhere Easwaran’s interpretation of this classic helps us in our own uest into the meaning of our lives The Katha Upanishad embraces the key ideas of Indian mysticism in a mythic story we can all relate to – the uest of a young hero Nachiketa who ventures into the land of death in search of immortalityBut the insights of the Katha are scattered hard to understand Easwaran presents them systematically and practically as a way to explore deeper and deeper levels of personality and to answer the age old uestion “Who am I?”Easwaran grew up in India learned Sanskrit from a young age and became a professor of English literature before coming to the West His translation of The Upanishads is the best selling edition in EnglishFor students of philosophy and of Indian spirituality and readers of wisdom literature everywhere Easwaran’s interpretation of this classic helps us in our own uest into the meaning of our lives The Katha Upanishad embraces the key ideas of Indian mysticism in a mythic story we can all relate to – the uest of a young hero Nachiketa who ventures into the land of death in search of immortalityBut the insights of the Katha are scattered hard to understand Easwaran presents them systematically and practically as a way to explore deeper and deeper levels of personality and to answer the age old uestion “Who am I?”Easwaran grew up in India learned Sanskrit from a young age and became a professor of English literature before coming to the West His translation of The Upanishads is the best selling edition in EnglishFor students of philosophy and of Indian spirituality and readers of wisdom literature everywhere Easwaran’s interpretation of this classic helps us in our own uest into the meaning of our lives