[Advaita-l] samAdhi -Universe merging into brAhmaN of shruti- is not an Experience
rkabhi at gmail.com
Thu Sep 21 09:52:14 CDT 2006
>From your post, it appears that you are out to "disprove" the doctrine
of "tameva vidvAnamR^ita iha bhavati" of the vedas. One must
understand that piecing together a number of quotations and trying to
"prove" an alternate theory of advaita is just amusing, to put it
On 9/21/06, Raghavarao Kaluri <raghavakaluri at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Dear All,
> Greetings to all.
> The purpose of this post is to convey references from
> Vivekachudamani and Atma-bodha so as to convey the
> possibility that samAdhi is not just a limiting
> experience like 'feeling cold' or 'feeling blissful'
> and that it is possible to realize brAhmaN as shown in
> shruti thru samAdhi.
> Hence, these stanzas clearly convey that samAdhi is
> not just an experience and that it is possible to
> realize brAhmaN as shown in shruti thru samAdhi.
> Any clarifications, corrections or comments are
tasmAttvamuttiShTha yasho labhasva
jitvA shatrUn bhu~NkShva rAjyaM samR^iddham|
mayyaivaite nihatAH pUrvameva
nimittamAtraM bhava savyasAchin||11.33||
-bhagavAn shrIkR^iShNa, bhagavadgIta
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