[Advaita-l] Eka jiva vada and nanajiva vada.

S Srivastava sksrivastava68 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 20 09:16:56 CDT 2013

> If you naturally feel like the people are dream characters thinking is
> not required.
> But a person if he is trying to adjust to the experience of everything
> in waking is a dream he has to think like that. This thinking is for
> beginners only. In the whole life from birth they are thinking all
> people are outside them. Frequently repeating the thinking everything
> in Jagrat Avastha is a dream is required for them. When they get
> adjusted to this experience it may be natural for them.

Sir: Even in the beginning stage thinking like that is neither required nor
useful. Effort is required to correctly understand the message of shruti.
After that it becomes effortless.

Thinking in a forced manner does not help in correct understanding. It may
even cloud one's natural understanding.


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