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Gita to Gandhi—Yogas and Modern Hinduism

Lecture no. 5 from the course: Cultural Literacy for Religion: Everything the Well-Educated Person Should Know

Gita to Gandhi—Yogas and Modern Hinduism

Taught by Professor Mark Berkson | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

Examine Hinduism’s many paths to spiritual liberation, from the teachings in the Bhagavad Gita to the many types of yoga. Your study of Hinduism concludes with a survey of its role in the world today: Hindu nationalism, modern democracy of India, and the influx of Hindus to the United States.