[Advaita-l] shankara commentary

Venkatesh Murthy vmurthy36 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 31 06:58:46 CDT 2011


But in Chandogya Upanishad 8:12 3 it is not about dream state but
liberated. It is clear by reading the texts.

On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 12:48 PM, Srikanta Narayanaswami
<srikanta.narayanaswami at yahoo.com> wrote:
> What is Adi Sankara's opinion on Chandogya Upanishad 8:12 3 ? Dvaitis
>> say this Upanishad Mantra gives how the Jeeva enjoys Moksha. In Moksha
>> sometimes he has sex with women. Sometimes he dances. Sometimes he
>> drives chariots and horses. Etc.
> ______________________________________________________________________________________
> Even the Brhadaranyaka upanishad also says:jaksan kridan ramamanah,Stribhih
> modamano....'what the sruti means it is in the state of dream.But,Moksha is one
> which is devoid of any enjoyment on the dual plance.The Upanishath only
> says;Atmaramh,Atmakrida,etc."
> N.Srikanta.



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