The Bhagavad Gita; Invention of the Jewish Nose

Two great new articles are up at NYRB: The first is Wendy Doniger's review of a new "biography" of the Hindu Bhagavad Gita. Something similar could no doubt be written about most scriptures, since the importance of the book, and of Doniger's review, is to show how variously the Gita has been interpreted and taken…

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