I take this one book with me whenever I feel doubtful or uninspired.
This book contains the essence of ancient Indian wisdom and will resonate for anyone who has a sense of 'God' (call it what you will) beyond a simplistic personal God.
I now own 8 translations of the Upanishads, partial or complete, and I have read a number of others.
This translation of the Upanishads has preserved the hidden capacity to facilitate an awakening. I can only speak of my own experience. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Joel Bancroft
Great book. An absolute classic. This book can't fail to change your life absolutely and forever for the better.Published 10 months ago by A Reader
THE UPANISHADS WILL BE THE ONE RELIGIOUS BOOK THAT WE TAKE TO THE STARS!
THEY ARE THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF HUMAN RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE--AND I AM NOT FROM
INDIA... Read more
The translation reads like a poetic experience telling the reader how the love for Brahman is reached. Brahman is universal love.Published 14 months ago by Izabel Brandao
I also have the Bhagavad Gita translated by Juan Mascaro and, to my mind, his translations are without equal. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Beyondwords
I had to have the book for a class I was taking. We really didn't even use it all that much.Published on January 10, 2013 by Lacey J. Leavitt
Whether or not you can pronounce "Brihadaranyaka" is irrelevant. These sacred Hindu scriptures will allow you to reach Moksha and avoid the endless cycle of death and rebirth,... Read morePublished on November 11, 2012 by Steven M Latour
Readers may well learn from the Introduction that professor Mascaro was a great scholar, poet, and philosopher. Read morePublished on October 5, 2012 by Amazon Customer
I read this book (first) near the end of 1997. It is still dear to me; it helped to bring about a breakthrough. Read morePublished on September 8, 2012 by Ram Lee