[Advaita-l] Is enlightenment a myth?
bhaskar.yr at in.abb.com
Mon Jan 27 05:18:09 CST 2014
So what exactly is this enlightenment, and why do people speak of it in
terms of experience (which implies duality)?
freedom from avidyA and allowing the jnAna to shine on its own is called
mOksha in advaita..All efforts needed to get rid of avidyA, once it is
done, jnAna would shine on its own, without any effort from our side. It
is like removing the dirt on the diamond and allowing the diamond to show
its natural effulgence. Any individual peculiar experience is not pramANa
to determine whether one is enlightened or not...
Hari Hari Hari Bol!!!
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