liila and celebrating duality

Srikrishna Ghadiyaram srikrishna_ghadiyaram at YAHOO.COM
Fri May 10 18:04:18 CDT 2002

Hari Om !!

--- "D.V.N.Sarma" <narayana at HD1.VSNL.NET.IN> wrote:
> bhOgArtham sRshTIrityanyE krIDArthamiti cAparE
> dEvasyaisha svabhAvO2yamAptakAmasya kA spRhA.
> Some people consider that creation is for enjoyment
> (of the Lord),
> others consider that he does it just for play. But
> this (the act of
> creation) is the very nature of the Lord. For one in
> a state of
> fulfilment what desire (for enjoyment or for play)
> can be there?
>            gauDapAda kArikA 1-9

This statement is not a sufficient proof to establish
that 'there is no creation'. it only establishes that
'the creation is neither act of lila nor enjoyment for
Lord'. It does say that 'the act of creation is the
nature of God'. So, 'Ceation exists' whatever be the
cause ????

Om namo Narayanaya !!


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