Author: Swami MadhavanandaTranslator(s)/ Editors(s): Swami MadhavanandaPublisher: Advaita AshramYear: 2015Language: Bi-LingualPages: 670ISBN/UPC (if available): 8175051027
A reliable, lucid, complete English translation of Sankara's Commentary with text of the Upanishad in Devanagari character.The Brhadaranyaka is the greatest of the Upanishads; and Sri Sankara's bhasya on this Upanishad is the greatest of his commentaries on the Upanishads. The Brhadaranyaka is the greatest not only in extent; but it is also the greatest in respect of its substance and theme. It is the greatest Upanishad in the sense that illimitable, all embracing, absolute, self-luminous, blissful reality - the Brhat or Brahman, identical with Atman, constitutes its theme.It is a faithful and readable English rendering of the greatest of the Upanisad-bhasyas written by Sri Sankaracarya. Such of the student of the bhasyas of Sri Sankara as may know English better than Sanskrit will in this English translation a reliable help to the understanding of the contents of the Brhadaranyaka-bhasya.