- Apr 13, 2017
That could be considered the earliest dating, right? They might as well have been written in 2nd century CE?4th century BC probably.
Can you name the books (apart from Bhishma and Ashmavedhika) where this is written about Krishna?The Bhagavad Gita is not a closed text, matter of fact it is just an extracted sample of one crucial and memorable part of the sixth book (Bhishma Parva) from the Mahabharata, which is the longest historical epic in the world.
This page has some decent answers: https://www.quora.com/When-was-the-Mahabharata-written
And yes Krishna is a literal incarnation of God in the Mahabharata and he does a lot of amazing things and is a very complex spiritual leader.