[Advaita-l] the meaning trapped into the word
Jaldhar H. Vyas
jaldhar at braincells.com
Mon Jul 28 00:22:17 CDT 2008
On Sun, 27 Jul 2008, Lakshminarayana wrote:
> I never suggested that words don't have meaning. (Nor did I suggest that
> speech has no purpose.)
Marko and some other posters seem to be implying it so I felt I should
explain that Advaita Vedanta does not teach anything like that at all.
> I only said that speech cannot reach brahman.
> Marko mentioned the gIta and I don't remember if this idea is presented
> there. But I do remember this idea being presented in an upanishad, so I
> mentioned it.
And thankyou for mentioning this important concept! But I must stress
again the importance of context. Speech cannot reach brahman
Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>
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