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Can the Bhagavad Gita be considered scripture?

Professor Richard Davis explains how the Gita has taken on a new role in the modern period
Although the Gita was not originally a Hindu religious text, Professor Richard Davis says that many of today’s Hindus have adopted it as their ‘Bible’.

Photo: Bhagavad Gita engraved on a Hindu temple. (Godong/Getty Images)