[Advaita-l] An article on 'avidyA'
Praveen R. Bhat
bhatpraveen at gmail.com
Wed Apr 6 23:51:06 CDT 2011
Hari OM, Bhaskarji,
On Tue, Apr 5, 2011 at 4:37 PM, Bhaskar YR <bhaskar.yr at in.abb.com> wrote:
> In the advaita siddhAnta, avidyA is NO actual concept
> of Atman to 'connect' it to the Atman it is because of the simple reason
> that Atman/brahman can never be perceived by the mind!!
... while the mind itself is also due to avidyA!
> But as usual, for this explanation also we have a difference of opinion
> within the advaitin circle :-))
Such differences are bound to exist because of the same reason as above.
IMHO, these varying opinions do not affect the truth, just as avidyA doesn't
--Praveen R. Bhat
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