[Advaita-l] Patanjali Yoga Sutra. I.3

Michael Shepherd michael at shepherd87.fsnet.co.uk
Fri May 1 05:33:49 CDT 2009

Jaldhar --

That's a great relief to hear you say that !


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2009/5/1 Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>:
> On Wed, 29 Apr 2009, Sunil Bhattacharjya wrote:
> the Samkhyakarikas are atheistic.  The Bhagavadgita is most assuredly not.
> That's more than a difference in terminology!

The theistic-atheistic distinction is a western concept that cannot be
directly mapped onto the Indic traditions.

santoṣaḥ paramo lābhaḥ satsaṅgaḥ paramā gatiḥ I
vicāraḥ paramaṁ jñānaṁ śamo hi paramaṁ sukham II
- Yoga Vāsiṣṭha
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