viprataa (was Re: Sadhana)

Jaldhar H. Vyas jaldhar at BRAINCELLS.COM
Tue May 12 14:26:44 CDT 1998

On Mon, 11 May 1998, Vivek Anand Ganesan wrote:

> But, the crux of this debate
> is "who is a brahmin?".  "Brahmin" to ShrI Shankaracharya meant
> something vey different than what it means today.  I have trouble
> accepting that the BhagavatpAda had somehow ( implicitly and/or
> explicitly ) espoused the degenerate caste system of today.

Your trouble stems from your lack of knowledge.  I've made a few arguments
but rather than make more I invite you to see for yourself.  Talk to a few
degenerates ;-) you might be surprised.

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at>

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