[Advaita-l] Q: Jnaana/Vijnaana
Ravisankar S. Mayavaram
ravi at ambaa.org
Wed Jul 14 18:50:53 CDT 2004
You can search our archives at http://www.escribe.com/religion/advaita/. It
is a backup and it sometimes misses messages; and recently it was down for a
while. But you can take a shot at it. Main problem with searching is we do
not have a consistent transliteration scheme.
See the following message for the reference:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Prasad X [mailto:xxpraxx at yahoo.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, July 14, 2004 6:40 PM
> To: advaita-l at lists.advaita-vedanta.org
> Subject: [Advaita-l] Q: Jnaana/Vijnaana
> This topic may have been discussed before, but since the archive is not
> search-able, I am asking here.
> In Swami Chinmayananda's translation of 7:2 of the Gita, he writes:
> According to Adi Shankara, speculative knowledge is jnaana and
> experience of the perfection is vijnaana.
> Swamiji does not specify a reference. I would like to know the exact
> reference to AdiShankara's works/commentaries/etc, from which we get
> this definition of gyaana and vigyaana. BTW, Ramakrishna Paramahamsa
> expounded on the same meaning.
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