[Advaita-l] Incorrect comparisons?
Venkata sriram P
venkatasriramp at yahoo.in
Tue Dec 20 01:12:35 CST 2011
The mail went off to the other thread. Here again.
I wonder if it is because the ocean (abhdhi) is fixed in one place but the waves come and go
It is not the waves that are chanchala.
srIsUkta-rahasyArtha chandrika says that the vikArAs of ApaH are prithivi & anna. And the vikAra of anna is kAma / sankalpa. Since, manas (mind) is sankalpa-vikalpAtmaka, She is said to be of chanchala swabhAva.
Interestingsly, manmatha / kAmadEva is also said to be the son of Vishnu & Lakshmi. His other names are chittaja, manOja etc which implies born from antaHkaraNa.
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