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Who were the people that thought Śaṅkarācārya was the author of Bhagavad-gītā?

In his lecture Thoughts on the Gita, Swami Vivekananda says the following. I'm interested in the part that's in bold. THOUGHTS ON THE GITA The book known as the Gita forms a part of the ...
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Which Gita verses did Rajinikanth refer, while announcing his entry into politics?

Famous actor Rajinikanth did a grand announcement of his entry into politics on 31st December, 2017. During his speech, he referred Gita in following context: "Karmanye Vadhikaraste Ma Phaleshu ...
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Which verses from Gita were referred by J Robert Oppenheimer (the father of atomic bomb)?

Julius Robert Oppenheimer was the son of a German Jewish migrant to USA. Under his supervision, the Manhattan project was carried, which ultimately resulted in first modern nuclear weapons. Eventually ...
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Is there any mention of geeta before sankara bhashya?

Gita is believed to be a chief text of vedanta. It is one of the three fundamental texts of vedanta. It is said that the first mention and commentary of gita is done by sankara which is about 1000 ...
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Bhagavad Gita was first recited to whom?

Some people say that it was first said to Suryadev Vivasvaan and other say, it was recited to Arjuna, Sanjay and Drithrashtra? So, who is supposed to be the first to hear Bhagavad-Gita?
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Why did moha (disillusion) arise in Arjuna only before the Kurukshetra war in Mahabharata but not the previous battles?

Why did moha (disillusion) arise in Arjuna in the battle of Mahabharata, why didn't the same thing (disillusion) happen to him when Duryodhana & co. attacked King Virata during the agyatvasa of ...
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Are the words inside Bhagvad Gita exactly the same words used in actual conversation (ie, used By Lord Krishna and Arjuna)?

In Bhagvad Gita most of the slokas are in Anushtup chhandas (except a few which are in Trishtup chhandas).. i.e., each verse of Gita consisting exactly of 32 letters, arranged in 4 quarters in a ...
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Bhagwat Gita Original Version [duplicate]

I want to purchase Bhagwat Gita in Hindi. Which is the original one? How can we verify if it's not duplicate? There are many in the market with the same name.
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In mahabharata what Karna life said or moral? a good man take down by cheats is that correct? [duplicate]

In Mahabharata book Karna is god's son. So he had good attitude and character also and he also stronger than Arjuna. But he's bad luck he need to be friend with opposite parties. Krishna god made ...