[Advaita-l] jeevo brahmaiva naparaH
Venkata sriram P
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Tue Mar 14 07:37:56 EDT 2017
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There is also another angle of perceiving the मिथ्या aspect of जगत् .
There is a logical fallacy in the concept of cause & effect. It is this fallacy of कार्य-कारण संबन्धः
that has been mentioned in the 8th shloka of Dakshinamurti Stotra.
विश्वं पश्यति कार्यकारणतया स्वस्वामिसंबन्धतः
शिष्याचार्यतया तथैव पितृपुत्राद्यात्मना भेदतः ।
स्वप्ने जाग्रति वा य एष पुरुषो मायापरिभ्रामितः
तस्मै श्री गुरुमूर्तये नम इदं श्रीदक्षिणामूर्तये ॥ ८ ॥
Deluded by माया one sees the world in duality as cause & effect which is a fallacy. This fallacious logic
can't be cracked and hence the कार्य-कारण संबन्धः in the form of जगत् is मायाकल्पितं and hence
Even westerners have also concluded that the logic of cause-effect is fallacious.
This is another aspect of explanation which was taught to me while undergoing the adhyayana
of Dakshinamurti Stotra.
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