[Advaita-l] How to get an hindu name?
Jaldhar H. Vyas
jaldhar at braincells.com
Wed Mar 17 11:50:01 CST 2004
On Wed, 17 Mar 2004, Srikrishna Ghadiyaram wrote:
> I think, it is more appropriate to give complete title
> and author and/or translator, while commenting on
> books. Are you referring to PURUSHA-SUKTAM AND
> NARAYANA-SUKTAM (Rs. 5) ?
Sorry yes that's the one.
> For example, I have the book of Ramakrishna Mission
> titled SRI RUDRAM AND PURUSHASUKTAM
> Translated by Swami Amritananda (Rs. 40) which has
> commentary based on several classical authors. I can
> not accept that it is 'worthless'.
I cannot comment on that as I haven't seen it.
> Also, just because do not appreciate the translation,
> the book does not become 'worthless'. I guess, there
> are different levels of aspirants. Many people may not
> be interested in elaborate commentary on Suktas. They
> may be happy with simple translation.
But at a minimum the translation should be correct should it not? Which
level of aspirant is served by falsehood?
Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>
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