narayana at HD1.VSNL.NET.IN
Fri Feb 15 19:10:17 CST 2002
On 13 Feb 2002 23:42, Jaldhar H. Vyasr wrote:
> On Wed, 13 Feb 2002, Srikrishna Ghadiyaram wrote:
> > I see the word Kutastha-Atman being referred with
> > respect to Sushupti Avastha, explaining that
> > Kutastha-Atman is none other than Paramatman. So, I
> > assume it is referring to Jivatman. However, as
> > Jivatman is none other than Paramatman, I guess it is
> > OK to say that Kutastha-Atman is Paramatman.
> kutastha = lika mountain (i.e. highest) or all-pervading.
There are other usages for the word kUTastha
dvAvimau purushau lOkE ksharaScAkshara Evaca
ksharassarvANi bhUtani kUTasthOkshara ucyatE.
uttamaH purushastvanyaH paramAtmEtyudAhRtaH..(gitA)
kUTEna vaMcanayA sthitaH kUTasthaH
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