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He is Brahma, Vishnu, Rudra, S’akra and all other Gods ; He is fire, the sun, the moon and Time ; the eleven senses, the antah-karana in its four aspects, the five pranas, the five maha-bhutas, the main and intermediate quarters, the up and down, all beings of life, the Brahmanda Brahma’s Egg or the Mun- dane Egg itself which is the body of the Viraj, the Viraj himself, the Upanisbad, Jiva and Tsvara, Upanishae and its modifications, the mani- fest and the unmanifest ; what was and whnt is yet to be ; — all these are the Mahesvara and none else.

XXI the curretit orthodox Brahmanism as founded on the teaching of the Upanishads, While maintaining that truth in the abstract and the ultimate aim of life is one and the same for upanishxd, Brahmanism points out different paths to dif- upanisshad classes of aspirants, each path being suited to the intellectual, moral and spiritual progress of those to whom it is recommended. This is the means known as vairdgya-hhdva7id, — practice of dispassion or indifference to worldly pleasures by thinking of their irapermanence and evil nature.

How can there be many? When does manas become completely identical with Brahman? Still the self-complacent un- enlightened men do not apply themselves to it. In the absence, for instance, of fuel, tire can no longer bmst into flame.

That be-ness which manifests itself when avidya and the rest are absent is Brahman. Svasti nah pooshaa visvavedaah.

NATURE OF BRAHMAN (adapted from Amrita Bindu Upanishad)

Antidotes to vikshepa and laya. Quiet attention in meditation has intelligence light and power heat. Once this fire of the non- dual Self is brought into existence, the yogin will be able to burn up all ajnana anl kama, which are known by the name of Pasa bondgiving rise to the tie.


Gaudapada describes the difference between sushupti and samaibi as follows: Then, at last, Narada, the Divine sage, wending on his unimpeded course through the three regions, saw these birds at work and tried in upanisshad ways to dissuade them. Tt may be here asked, how can manas, identical with the one Sat or A’tman, transform itself into the whole Universe P This amritabinu can be answered by an appeal to the svapna state, in which th.


NATURE OF BRAHMAN (adapted from Amrita Bindu Upanishad)

The transcendental wisdom leaves no room for the old divisions of the mind which were more mental creations. The Main Message of the Upanishads Explained. The hen-tittibha saw his resolve, and as a dutiful wife begged his pardon and fol- lowed suit.

Repeating a mantra makes the mind single focused and gives a degree of freedom from sense objects which otherwise occupies the mind. This section of Amritabindu text presents the Vedanta theory of non-dualism Advaita. In some versions of the manuscript found in India, this section is much larger or called as Amritabindu Upanishad while the yoga part is titled separately as Amritanada Upanishad. But the fact that Sri-Sankara- nanda, who for many years occupied the aposto- lic seat of Sringeri Mutt monastery in the fourteenth century as the head of the most orthodox school of Aupanishadas the followers of the Upanishadshas commented and other- wise discoursed upon many of those Upani- shads which his upanisnad predecessor had left un- noticed, is enough to show that they form a valuable block of the sacred Scriptures, at least in so far as they have been made by religious teachers channels for conveying to their dis- ciples spiritual instruction of no mean order.

This message is brought about in the following mantra 19, by an analogy to cow and milk: S— ” I congratu- late you most warmly on the Very successful way in which you have rendered the Sauskrit into amritabinndu, lucid and flowing English.


Consciousness only appears to be in motion owing to avidya. His nature is inscrutable and -very hard to realize.

What is Amritabindu Upanishad? – Definition from Yogapedia

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When thus taught by the granious Guru, the disciple recognizes his Ti-ue Self and thus declares his experience: Home Dictionary Tags Lineage Scriptures. It is the body alone that passes from one region to another. The unthinkable has not to be thought of ; nor is what is thinkable to be avoided in thought ; then freed from all one-sidedness it becomes Brahman. Yogins, indeed, are afraid of this, seeing fear in the Fearless. The woi’d, too, is ui real, exist- ing only in name.

When the n editation practised on upanisyad line re- commended above does not lead to the right knowledge of Brahman, then the neophyte should lave recourse to the meditation of the One Self by means of Pranava: It is devoid of all phases of manifestation such as prana. I am the Maker of the Vedan- ta, as well as the Knower of the Vedas. On the other hand, it is only the cliitta or manas undergoing these changes that cause them to appear to pertaini to the A’tman.

On upanidhad of this darkne. On tlie otlier hand he Hhoiild constantly recite the holy chapter of the Veda, called Rtulra- dliyaya, wliicli washes away all sins.

It is very hard for a yogin to attain, — for him who does not possess- gacdapa’da’s ka’hika’. The wise say that it is twofold, pure and impure. May the all-knowing Piishan grant us welfare.