[Advaita-l] 'world' is not the mental creation of tiny soul !!

H S Chandramouli hschandramouli at gmail.com
Mon Mar 17 07:07:25 CDT 2014

Dear Sri Bhaskarji,

Sri Venkateshmurthy was giving his interpretation of the views of Sri SSS
to substantiate his point of view that jiva is responsible for Creation. It
is only in that context that I was looking for statements by Sri SSS in HIS
OWN WORDS ( and not by any inference on my part ) as to the cause of
Creation. That is all.


On Mon, Mar 17, 2014 at 4:41 PM, Bhaskar YR <bhaskar.yr at in.abb.com> wrote:

> On the other hand there were any number pf places where he has
> categorically and
> unambiguously referred to brahman/Iswara/atma as the cause for creation.
> praNAms Sri Chandramouli prabhuji
> Hare Krishna
> jagat is mere jeeva srushti is not anyway the contribution of neither
> shruti  nor shankara.  Hence sri SSS also in his works clarifies if we
> take the creation and the kAraNa for the creation, it is brahman only
> nothing else.  For that matter shruti & shankara also declaring this
> without any ambiguity when it comes to kAraNa & karya ananyatva in srushti
> prakriya.  In the very second sUtra bhAshya of shankara it has been said
> that :  The sarvajna and sarvashakta cause from which proceeds the
> srushti, stiti and laya of this jagat...the universe which is
> differentiated by name and form, comprehends many katru-s and bhOktru-s
> and is the abode of the fruits of actions regulated by particular places,
> times and causes (the universe) whose creation is NOT EVEN CONCEIVABLE BY
> THE MIND - THAT CAUSE IS BRAHMAN..Do we need any further proof to push
> aside the individual concocted theory that advocates jeeva who has the
> conditioned & limited adjuncts and avidyA is the creator of this klishta &
> gaMbheera jagat.
> Hari Hari Hari Bol!!!
> bhaskar
> PS :  The point to be noted here is shruti / shankara / gaudapAda  and
> ofcourse Sri SSS too, who religiously follow the shankara siddhAnta say
> this jAgrat prapancha is not better than that of svapna prapancha when it
> comes to jeeva's avasthA traya prakriya.  Which I too deliberated in the
> pUrNamadaH pUrNamidaM thread in other forum.
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