Jaldhar H. Vyas
jaldhar at braincells.com
Wed Dec 8 00:44:09 CST 2004
On Wed, 8 Dec 2004, Kiran B.R. wrote:
> In this regard, those who think it's strange if a saMnyAsI does karma
> must call to mind vyAsa who begot Pandu, Dhrutharashtra and Vidura.
> Was it action or what? Was it karma or what?
Yes it was. As Aniruddhan said, Krshna Dvaipayana aka Veda Vyasa was a
grhastha. His son Shukadeva was completely free of karma (not even having
yajnopavita, the sine qua non of karma for a Brahmana) and the Bhagavata
Purana calls him superior to his father because of it.
Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>
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