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  • Sacred Literature of the World

  • Inspirational Passages Selected and Read by Eknath Easwaran
  • By: Eknath Easwaran
  • Narrated by: Eknath Easwaran
  • Length: 1 hr and 52 mins
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In this historic recording Eknath Easwaran, who taught meditation and spiritual living for over 40 years, reads his selection of lifeaffirming writings from the saints, sages, and scriptures of the Christian, Hindu, Sufi, Jewish, Buddhist, and Taoist traditions. This collection includes passages from Easwaran’s translations of the Bhagavad Gita, the Upanishads, and the Dhammapada. Easwaran’s reading is sonorous and deep, slowing down the mind and drawing us into a world of timeless wisdom where our worries and concerns fall back into perspective.

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  • THe BEST meditation book there is!

  • By Laura on 03-19-13

Sublime!

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Reviewed: 03-17-15

Really profound and beautiful as are all his own writings as well. I'd happily recommend any one of them along with this collection.