[Advaita-l] mleccha-s not eligible to take Hinduism??
bhaskar.yr at in.abb.com
Fri Jul 13 05:41:05 CDT 2012
Even in this case he would fail in his exams :-)
> No, it is like a double promotion student will get by his guru on the
basis of his extra ordinary skills & intelligence :-))
>the exceptions in mahAbhArata itself!! for
>example, vidhura, a dAsi pUtra
This is Samanya Dharma. We are talking about Shastra Vihita Dharma.
> And you could see the shAstra vihita dharma & its paripAlana suffered a
violation or exception (!!??)in the dvApara yuga itself in the form of
sAmAnya dharma. That said, I am not parting with the veda vihita
> but instead to asking Mr. Paul Brunton to go back to his country and
>follow his 'svadharma', H.H. asked him to meet ramaNa maharshi why??
It was not Sringeri Jagadguru but HH CS the Kanchi Paramacharya
> if you see the work hindu dharma, His HH CS, kanchi paramAchArya too,
has been approached by pundits to change the dharma shAstra which they
thought obselete, but HH never agreed for any amendments. But asked a
westerner to go to a hindu saint instead of asking him to follow his
svadharma..I hope you would agree His HH CS is equally authoritative when
it comes to hindu dharma & its injunctions and he took this decision as an
exception case after the interaction with this westerner on 1:1 basis.
>> while on the subject, I would like to say, our list member Sri
>>Shivashankara prabhuji (erstwhile Mr. Stig Lundgren) can be considered
>>an exceptional case considering his shraddha, bhakti in hindu culture &
When the Sringeri Jagadguru himself says he is not eligible to write a
new Dharma Shastras where are we, small beings to validate exceptions.
> Please note, I am not saying we have to validate these exceptions and
with that exceptional cases we should try to amend the rules stipulated in
smruti texts. What I am trying to say is there is an exception and that
exception has been entertained & accepted by even the most authoritative &
respective personalities in our vedic tradition.
Hari Hari Hari Bol!!!
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