Sign In
 
Forgot password?
Enter your username or email to reset and email yourself your password
Forgot your username? Click here
Sign In
Welcome . For your security, please choose your password.
Sign In
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Sign up
for saving your wish list, viewing past orders
receiving discounts and lots more...
Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
Share
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Books > Hindu > Jnaneshwar : The Founder of the Bhakti Movement in Maharashtra (Comic Book)
Displaying 4056 of 6688         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Jnaneshwar : The Founder of the Bhakti Movement in Maharashtra (Comic Book)
Pages from the book
Jnaneshwar : The Founder of the Bhakti Movement in Maharashtra (Comic Book)
Look Inside the Book
Description
About the comic

JNANESHWAR

It was predicted by a sage that the children of Vithal and Rukmini would be great spiritual leaders. But of their four children it was little Jnanadev who seemed to have a special inclination for the scriptures. In his brief life as a preacher Jnaneshwar, as he was called later, spread the message of Bhagwat Dharma or love of God and brotherhood of man. He was the founder of the Bhakti movement in Maharashtra. Jnaneshwar renounced the world at the age of twenty-one.

Back of the Book

Jnaneshwar was the founder of the Bhakti movement in Maharashtra, and all subsequent poet-saints of Maharashtra looked up to him for inspiration.

Jnaneshwar explained the Gita for the first time in Marathi and thus brought it to the common man who had no knowledge of Sanskrit. He wrote in the Jnaneshwari, (his commentary on the Gita): "Let the city of the Marathi language be enriched with spiritual knowledge so that the merchandise of happiness will be cheap and customers in this market can take as much happiness as they want." With this motive he explained the Gita in a simple way, giving examples from day-to-day life. It was not his intention to establish a sect. He wanted only to share the joy of the Gita with the masses. "i want to fill the whole world with divine joy", he wrote. And he did. His Jnaneshwari is read and reread to this day, throughout Maharashtra.

Besides the Jnaneshwari, the other works of Jnaneshwar include Anubhavamrita, Changdev Pasashti, and over a thousand verses known as "Abhangas."

With his mission accomplished, Jnaneshwar chose to withdraw from the world at the tender age of twenty-one. He entered SAMADHI at Alandi in the year 1297 A.D. Namdev in his Jnanadevachi Adi has recorded the events in the life of his spiritual preceptor in great detail.

 

Sample Page


Jnaneshwar : The Founder of the Bhakti Movement in Maharashtra (Comic Book)

Item Code:
IDK626
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2006
Publisher:
Amar Chitra Katha
ISBN:
8175084308
Size:
9.4" X 7.0"
Pages:
32
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 75 gms
Price:
$6.50   Shipping Free
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Jnaneshwar : The Founder of the Bhakti Movement in Maharashtra (Comic Book)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 11356 times since 7th Oct, 2014
About the comic

JNANESHWAR

It was predicted by a sage that the children of Vithal and Rukmini would be great spiritual leaders. But of their four children it was little Jnanadev who seemed to have a special inclination for the scriptures. In his brief life as a preacher Jnaneshwar, as he was called later, spread the message of Bhagwat Dharma or love of God and brotherhood of man. He was the founder of the Bhakti movement in Maharashtra. Jnaneshwar renounced the world at the age of twenty-one.

Back of the Book

Jnaneshwar was the founder of the Bhakti movement in Maharashtra, and all subsequent poet-saints of Maharashtra looked up to him for inspiration.

Jnaneshwar explained the Gita for the first time in Marathi and thus brought it to the common man who had no knowledge of Sanskrit. He wrote in the Jnaneshwari, (his commentary on the Gita): "Let the city of the Marathi language be enriched with spiritual knowledge so that the merchandise of happiness will be cheap and customers in this market can take as much happiness as they want." With this motive he explained the Gita in a simple way, giving examples from day-to-day life. It was not his intention to establish a sect. He wanted only to share the joy of the Gita with the masses. "i want to fill the whole world with divine joy", he wrote. And he did. His Jnaneshwari is read and reread to this day, throughout Maharashtra.

Besides the Jnaneshwari, the other works of Jnaneshwar include Anubhavamrita, Changdev Pasashti, and over a thousand verses known as "Abhangas."

With his mission accomplished, Jnaneshwar chose to withdraw from the world at the tender age of twenty-one. He entered SAMADHI at Alandi in the year 1297 A.D. Namdev in his Jnanadevachi Adi has recorded the events in the life of his spiritual preceptor in great detail.

 

Sample Page


Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Related Items

Jnaneshvar: (The Life And Works of The Celebrated Thirteenth Century Indian Mystic-Poet)
by S. Abhayananda
Paperback (Edition: 2000)
Sri Satguru Publications
Item Code: IHL200
$23.50
Open the Door Jnanesvara
by Dr. Vanamala Parthasarathy
Paperback (Edition: 1995)
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
Item Code: IHL353
$15.00
Garland of Divine Flowers: Selected Devotional Lyrics of Saint Jnanesvara
by Trans. By. P.V. Bobde
Paperback (Edition: 1999)
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDE425
$11.00
The Jnaneshwari
by M.R Yardi
Hardcover (Edition: 2011)
Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan
Item Code: NAD053
$50.00
Glimpses of Jnaneshwari
by M.R. Paranjpe
Paperback (Edition: 2002)
Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan Pune Kendra
Item Code: IHF061
$14.00
Sri Jnanadeva's Amrtanubhava with Cangadeva Pasasti
by Ramchandra Keshav Bhagwat
Paperback (Edition: 2006)
Samata Books, Chennai
Item Code: IDI731
$25.00
The Holy Vedantic Life
by Dr. M.S. Manhas
Hardcover (Edition: 2014)
B.R. Publishing Corporation
Item Code: NAL804
$30.00
The Indian Teaching Tradition (A Psychological and Spiritual Study)
by Jacques Vigne
Hardcover (Edition: 1997)
B.R. Publishing Corporation
Item Code: NAL801
$25.00
Bhagavad Gita Bhasya of Sri Sankaracarya (Shankaracharya)
by Translated By: Dr. A.G. Krishna Warrier
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Sri Ramakrishna Math
Item Code: IDE930
$30.00
Manache Shloka or Manobodha (Enlightment of Mind)
by Balakrshna Narayana Rudre
Paperback (Edition: 2005)
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
Item Code: NAD349
$16.50
Shri Sai Baba's Teachings and Philosophy
by Lt Col. M.D. Nimbalkar
Paperback (Edition: 2004)
New Dawn Press
Item Code: IDE522
$9.50
Bhagavad-Gita (With the Commentary of Sankaracarya (Shankaracharya)
by Trans By. Swami Gambhirananda
Hardcover (Edition: 2010)
Advaita Ashrama
Item Code: IDE159
$25.00

Testimonials

I am so pleased! the Shawl arrived today - it had been held up in customs, sliced open, inspected and finally reached me today. There was no damage to the shawl and it is JUST PERFECT! Thank you so much. I have waited a long time for this shawl and I AM VERY PLEASED. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.
Barrie, Ontario
I fall in love with Exotic India last year when I found accidentally a beautiful blue kaftan with a little printed elephant on it. Since then I am a fan of this lovely place and I am sure that I will be a lifetime. I feel that my relation with Exotic India is special because I like every article, they are unique, made with passion and each piece relates a magical, mythical story. I want to thank you for your promptitude by shipping so fast my order, it arrived directly from India to Romania (Transylvania) on the fourth day after I have set my order. I did not expect it so soon, my heart was filled with joy by such an amazing surprise. I appreciated it! I wish all the joy and beauty you bring to me turn back to you!
Noemi
I would like to thank Exotic India for the very superior packaging and shipment of my order. Much appreciated! The order arrived very quickly. Many thanks!! I will always check Exotic India first for books in the future.
Teresa, USA
Hello Vipin K., thanks a lot for replacing the 4th volume of the Srimad Bhagavatam and sending me a faultless copy of the book so fast. The faulty pagination (missing and mixed up pages) is due to the bookbinding, of course, you are not to blame. Your customer service is excellent. And as your selection of books is extraordinary, I'm already looking forward to the next books that will reach me, perfectly packed and in best condition as always. ;-)
Walter
I really found this site to be very well designed, and the number of items amazing. From my careful inspection of the high resolution photos, the quality of work appears to be outstanding.
Sanjay, USA
The statue was delivered today. It is exceedingly beautiful. My thanks to the creator of the statue for such a lovely idol and to yourselves for the great service.
Shashi
I'm so proud of your Company, it's so rare to have a good service after sales.... I will recommend you to all my friends.
Colette, Canada
I am a repeat customer of your store. I have bought several items from you and like the quality and service. Please keep up the good work of providing Puranas and Vedas.
Raghavan, USA
This is a beautiful website - and very customer friendly - easy to find your way around.
Sonia, UK.
Fantastic service! Delivery in Italy in two days!
Francesca Verna
TRUSTe online privacy certification
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2016 © Exotic India