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Titles on Eastern Philosophy – karma, reincarnation, yoga, eastern mysticism.

History

Titles on the history and hegemony of Bhakti traditions, saints and philosophers.

Arts and Culture

Titles exploring the arts and culture in the Vedic and related traditions.

Religion

Titles on Eastern religion, its developments from ancient tradition to its modern form.

BBTAcademic strives to provide quality academic services related to teaching and research to North American schools, colleges and universities, especially those with departments of eastern philosophy, theology, and religion.

As a librarian, student, faculty or staff of your esteemed school, college or university, we hope you will be as excited about this program as we are. To know more click on the link.

Newest titles

Avatar Art offers a stunning panorama of the most popular figures in India’s array of avatars, gods, sages and demons. Explore a fascinating Vedic world portrayed by contemporary artists.

$15.95

Vanity Karma brings you on a journey through the full text of Ecclesiastes, a journey illuminated by traditional biblical scholarship, insights from the Bhagavad-Gita, a dash of autobiography, and a steady spiritual focus.

$15.95

Is the hunt for sustainable contentment just confusion – a kaleidoscope of diverse illusion? Drawing upon the ancient yoga science of the self, Hiding in Unnatural Happiness probes our contemporary approach to the fulfillment and progress, and recommends another road, less traveled but timeless.

$9.95

Srila Rupa Gosvami composed Laghu-bhagavatamrta as a sequel to Brhad-bhagavatamrta, highlighting the Lord Himself. In one sense, then, the Laghu-bhagavatamrta is the creme de la creme of the Vedas, in that it focuses on the essential and primary truth known as sambandha-jnana, preliminary understanding of the relationship between God and all his emanations.

$19.95

Our Family Business excitingly weaves anecdotes, narrative, concepts, and compelling arguments that assert the spiritual and pragmatic significance of distribution of the ancient spiritual literature of India via the Hare Krishna movement (ISKCON), and is thus, a must-read for historians as well as students of theology, religion, philosophy, and culture.

$19.95

Testimonials

“Whether the reader be an adept of Indian spirituality or not, a reading of Bhagavad-gita As It Is will be extremely profitable, for it will allow him to understand the Gita as still today the majority of Hindus do. For many, this will be the first contact with the true India, the ancient India, the eternal India.”

Dr. Geddes MacGregor
Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Philosophy
University of Southern California

“There is very little question that this edition is one of the best books available on the Gita and on devotion. Prabhupada’s translation is an ideal blend of literal accuracy and religious insight.”

Dr. Francois Chenique

Doctor of Religious Sciences
Institute of Political Studies, Paris

“The Gita can be seen as the main literary support for the great religious civilization of India, the oldest surviving culture in the world…. The present translation and commentary is another manifestation of the permanent living importance of the Gita . Swami Bhaktivedanta brings to the West a salutary reminder that our highly activistic and one-sided culture is faced with a crisis that may end in self-destruction because it lacks the inner depth of an authentic metaphysical consciousness. Without such depth, our moral and political protestations are just so much verbiage.”

Dr. Thomas J. Hopkins

Chairman, Dept. of Religious Studies
Franklin and Marshall College