Definition of Bhagavadgita in English:

Bhagavadgita

(also Gita)

Pronunciation: /ˌbäɡəväd-//ˌbəɡəvədˈɡētə/

proper noun

Hinduism
  • A poem composed between the 2nd century BC and the 2nd century AD and incorporated into the Mahabharata. Presented as a dialogue between the warrior prince Arjuna and his divine charioteer Krishna, it stresses the importance of doing one's duty and of faith in God.

Pronunciation:

Bhagavadgita

/ˌbäɡəväd-//ˌbəɡəvədˈɡētə/