[Advaita-l] RE: Advaita-l Digest, Vol 45, Issue 23
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Mon Jan 29 15:08:49 CST 2007
>Sanyasa Ashrama is part of Varnasrama Dharma where only the Brahmins are>entitled to Sanyasa.
Where has your statement been validated? Do you have scriptural reference for the above point?
> Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2007 14:36:46 -0500> From: anbesivam2 at gmail.com> To: advaita-l at lists.advaita-vedanta.org> Subject: Re: [Advaita-l] RE: Advaita-l Digest, Vol 45, Issue 23> > The answer is a firm NO. Note that Bhagavan Ramana gave his mother Moksha> and there stands a 'Maathrubutheswara Temple' on her samadhi.> > Sanyasa Ashrama is part of Varnasrama Dharma where only the Brahmins are> entitled to Sanyasa. I want to remind here that Krishna points out to> Arjuna that he is not entitled to Sanyasa in the second chapter of Bhagavat> Geetha. In fact it is only reasonable to infer that the concept of Dharma> is societal and all varnas have respective role in society without which the> society would collapse. A brahmin who takes up sanyasa would immediately> lose his varna status. A Sanyasi is considered beyond Varna.> > With Narayanasmrithi,> Anbu> > On 1/29/07, K.Sankarasubramanian(Finance/TVS-E) <> k.sankarasubramanian at tvs-e.in> wrote:> >> > I have a query to pose to the learned members here.. Is there any> > compulsion in the sastras for everyone to get into Sannyasa Ashrama ?> > Can we not get Moksha without going through the Sannyasa Ashrama ? If> > Sannyasa Ashrama is a compulsion, what about ladies ? Pl let me know if> > there is any such Sannyasa Ashrama for ladies.> >> > KSS/29.01.2007> > _______________________________________________> > Archives: http://lists.advaita-vedanta.org/archives/advaita-l/> >> > To unsubscribe or change your options:> > http://lists.advaita-vedanta.org/cgi-bin/listinfo/advaita-l> >> > For assistance, contact:> > listmaster at advaita-vedanta.org> >> _______________________________________________> Archives: http://lists.advaita-vedanta.org/archives/advaita-l/> > To unsubscribe or change your options:> http://lists.advaita-vedanta.org/cgi-bin/listinfo/advaita-l> > For assistance, contact:> listmaster at advaita-vedanta.org
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