[Advaita-l] Sankhya & Yoga

Jaldhar H. Vyas jaldhar at braincells.com
Wed May 13 01:40:07 CDT 2009

On Mon, 11 May 2009, Bhadraiah Mallampalli wrote:

> nityo nityAnAm chetanaschetanAnAm eko bahUnAm yo vidadhAti kAmAn
> tat kAraNam sAnkhyayogAdhigamyam jnAtvA devam muchyate sarva pAs'ou.
> The word adhigamyam might be interesting to debate. gamyam is goal and 
> adhigamyam
> could mean chief of goals. The prefix adhi some times adds an extra 
> level of command,

The conventional dictionary meaning of adhigamya is that which is to be 
acheived, a goal.  What does it mean to acheive samkhyayoga?  I don't have 
a of copy of Shankaracharyas bhashya on this upanishad handy at the 
moment.  Let me find it and get back to you.

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>

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