[Advaita-l] About Yajnavalkya of BAU
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Sat Jul 24 10:26:52 CDT 2004
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From: "Shrisha Rao" <shrao at nyx.net>
> That is not likely, because he could not be the teacher of Janaka (who, by
> tradition, lived in the Treta Yuga, and figures in the Ramayana), and be
> the pupil of Vaishampayana (who, by tradition, lived in the Dvapara, and
> figures in the Mahabharata). Even if one assumes for him a very long life
> spanning entire Yugas, one still would have to grant that he would be a
> pupil first and a teacher second.
There are atleast 11 janaka-s mentioned in the scriptures !!
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