The book entitled Indian Thought in the Poetry of Walt Whitman, Henry David Thoreau and Ralph Waldo Emersion is an attempt to explore how Indian thought present in the Vedas, the Puranas, the Upanishads and the Bhagavadgita influenced a number of writers and philosophers of America and Europe. The Gita is an epitome of all the scriptures. Indian thought has been a source of inspiration and insight to the writers and the philosophers of America. A considerable bulk of works of American writers shows a direct influence of Indian thought, religion and philosophy. America transcendentalists get inspiration from Indian scriptures, legends and philosophy.