[Advaita-l] [advaitin] Why only jagat is mithya and jeeva is brahman !!??
H S Chandramouli
hschandramouli at gmail.com
Tue Apr 26 22:52:30 CDT 2016
Sri Venkatesh Murthy Ji,
I hesitate to discuss the state of a Jnani. However since you have asked
the question I thought of responding just for clarifying this specific
point. Jnani should be seeing only Brahman, neither gold nor ornaments.
Pranams and Regards
On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 9:05 AM, H S Chandramouli <hschandramouli at gmail.com>
> Sri Venkatesh Murthy Ji,
> Sorry for butting in. Could not help clarifying as it has bearing on all
> your consequential understanding. Gold and ornament example is an
> illustration for pariNAma vikAra. Both enjoy the same level of Reality (
> vyavaharika satya ). Rope and rope- serpent is an example for vivarta
> vikAra. The two enjoy different levels of Reality (rope is vyavaharika
> satya while rope-serpent is pratibhasika satya ). Brahman and Gold example
> is an illustration for vivarta vikAra. The two enjoy different levels of
> Reality ( Brahman is pAramArthika satya while gold is vyAvahArika satya )
> Once again sorry for the interruption.
> Pranams and Regards
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