The Upanishads is a collection of the old Hindu religious writings. The writings are done by the old sages from the ancient times, and it includes their thoughts and teachings. Even today, these Hindu texts are famous and are followed all over the world for mental and spiritual peace. The Upanishads is a translation of all these priceless writings translated by Eknath Easwaran.
The old Hindu religious texts are old cannot be understood by the modern day readers. So, Eknath has translated these valuable teachings about consciousness and spirituality. The writings have the answers to today's problems and issues about life that our human minds find impossible to answer. With the help of these ancient words of wisdom, one can relate their unanswerable questions to the writings and find solutions.
The author has managed to extract some ideas from the writings of the old Indian sages and imparts the knowledge about life, death, self, joy, wisdom and consciousness. Though it was written in ancient times, it still has relevance to the modern world, and answers to our questions. The author has woven the spiritual concepts with the modern day technologies and science in a nice manner, making it an exciting and practical read for readers of all ages. The original Upanishad is voluminous and has complex languages, but the author has made the language simple and lucid, and also presented the teachings in a concise style without bothering the reader with a huge book.
Eknath Eswaran was a translator and interpreter of Indian literature. He was also a spiritual teacher and authored meditation books. Some of his famous works are The Dhammapada and Your Life is Your Message. You can order online the paperback edition published by Jaico Publishing House with the ISBN 10 reference number 8184950918 and ISBN 13 reference number 978-8184950915.