Ref. check- Possible misprint in critical edition Bhag. Gita

Luis Gonzalez-Reimann reimann at UCLINK4.BERKELEY.EDU
Fri Feb 26 20:53:37 UTC 1999

Van Buitenen's reading is the same as the one in the BORI critical edition,
so it must be a misprint.
As far as I know the CE is in print. You should be able to get it from any
bookseller that sells books from India.


Luis González-Reimann

Luis González-Reimann, Ph.D.
Department of South and Southeast Asian Studies
University of California, Berkeley

At 03:12 PM 2/26/99 EST, you wrote:

>In verse 11.25 line 2 of the above text I would like to check if there
>is a misprint.
>This line reads:  "dRSTvaiva kAlAnilasaMnibhAni"
>But in J.A.B. van Buitenen's edition "The Bhagavadgita in the
>Mahabharata" which is based on the B.O.R.I. critical edition (and all
>other texts I've checked) the line reads:
> "dRSTvaiva kAlAnalasaMnibhAni"
>For this line Belvalkar only lists the variation:
>dRSTvaiva  :  dRSTveva
>This makes me wonder if "kAlAnilasaMnibhAni" might be a misprint?

>Also if anybody could tell me if the B.O.R.I. critical edition is still
>in print And if so how to obtain it.
>Thank you very much,
>Harry Spier

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