good beginning of a long journey to adulthood.
I congratulate Dr. Prasad for his dedication.”
--- Dr. Ved P. Vatuk, Merath, India
“….your Gita helped me navigate through the difficult times I am going through. I have readcouple of books on Gita but the way you have communicated the words of the Lord
has made awhole lot of difference to me and will to others.”--- Harshad Sonar
“ .... I would like to include the translation of the Gita by Dr. Ramananda Prasad in my site. I aminterested in representing India fairly, and
I fear that the translation of the Gita by Sir EdwinArnold that is distributed all over the net will do more to turn students away rather thanintroduce them fairly to the text….”
--- Prof. Anthony Beavers, University of Evansville, Indiana
“...I am very interested in your translation of Gita. Though I have many English translations,
Ithink your translation is the best one. So far, there are 5 versions in China,
and I hope wecould translate your "Gita" into Chinese too. Could you grant the Chinese translation rights......”
--- Dr. Zhicheng Wang,
Prof. of Philosophy,Zhejiang University, Hangzhou (near Shanghai), P. R. China
“… Prasad’s deft renderings are elegantly simple, easy to understand and unencumbered bylong commentary.
An ambitious work that will be appreciated by all who study the Gita
---- Hinduism Today, USA
“… Explanations of the theory and philosophy of selfless service has been so beautifullyexpounded ….”
--- Prof. S. Tilak, Concordia University, Canada.
“… More accurate than most other translations and rendered into modern prose,
thismakes an excellent place to start with.…"
--- Gsibbery, Baton Rouge, LA.
“...It is marked by simplicity, terseness, and clarity and is devoid of superfluity. This book is
refreshingly free from any sectarian slant.
Any serious reader of the Gita would find this bookquite useful and rewarding ….”
--- Vedanta Kesari and Prabuddha Bharata, Magazines of Vedanta Society.
“…I personally find many translations tedious because of complex structure.
This translation issimply beautiful because it is beautifully simple…”
--- Rev. Phil Buzzard, New York