The three states

Jaldhar H. Vyas jaldhar at BRAINCELLS.COM
Sun Dec 14 22:08:25 CST 1997

On Tue, 9 Dec 1997, Chandran, Nanda (NBC) wrote:

> But then why is it that susupti, the state of dreamless sleep, is given more
> importance than the other two?

If the criterion for "importance" is an absence of maya than sushupti is
more important because there is less experience of maya than in other
states.  However there is a lack of awareness in deep sleep so if _that_
is the criterion than it is the least important state.

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at>

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