[Advaita-l] A vichAra on Swatantra & Paratantra (Independent & dependent Realities)
shrao at nyx.net
Sun Apr 11 18:54:54 CDT 2010
El abr 11, 2010, a las 11:31 p.m., V Subrahmanian escribió:
> On Sun, Apr 11, 2010 at 8:24 PM, Shrisha Rao <shrao at nyx.net> wrote:
>> However, the gumma, like the व्योमकमल, does not have any of the three types
>> of सत्ता -- it is an अत्यन्तासत् only, for it is not व्यावहारिक,
>> प्रातिभासिक, and of course not पारमार्थिक.
> [ You are mistaken. For the very reason it was able to create effects, it
> is bhAvarUpa; at least from the child's viewpoint. It believes it is
> there, it might harm me if I do not believe'. ]
I beg to differ, but it is not my role to teach you this in detail. My only suggestion to anyone interested in this would be to approach a qualified teacher who has studied the Advaita-Siddhi, particularly the सत्तात्रैविद्ध्य section, and understand the proper definitions and analytical uses of व्यावहारिक, प्रातिभासिक, etc., from him. For now, let us agree to disagree and leave it at that.
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