[Advaita-l] Who has Ajnana/Maya?
agnimile at gmail.com
Fri Mar 17 10:39:54 EDT 2017
Namaste Sri Kalyan,
On 17 Mar 2017 2:12 p.m., "Kalyan via Advaita-l" <
advaita-l at lists.advaita-vedanta.org> wrote:
Then there is no need for anyone to try for moksha since no one is affected
Ultimately this is true - but people incorrectly believe that they are
miserable, and to correct that moksha shAstra is there.
// 2) You are concluding that the
self experiences a real experience. That is
also not true.//
Please give me one single example where the experience itself is not real
-rope-snake, nacre-silver or anything else.
Why one, every single experience, which is nothing but a thought, is
ultimately not real, because it is a viShaya for sAkshi pratyaksha,
// Taking your apple example, how did you know
that the apple was perceived?
perception itself was perceived. Thus, that perception
belongs to the drishya, not the drk.
Its not any more real than the apple
This will lead to an infinite regress unless you postulate that perception
No, because perception of thought does not require another thought, only
consciousness - so there is no infinite regress. It is consciousness that
is self evident.
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