[Advaita-l] ***UNCHECKED*** Re: [advaitin] Understanding Srimad Bhagavad Gita from the perspectives of Visishtadvaita and Advaita - an exposition

Krishna Kashyap kkashyap2011 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 25 00:53:44 EST 2024

pranams Bhaskar Ji,

Reconciliation can never occur at the mass level. They are not driven by
the same principles open-minded and deep thinkers are driven by.

No one can help this situation with the masses unless strong leaders can
make this happen over years or centuries.

*Best Regards,*

*Krishna Kashyap*

On Thu, Jan 25, 2024 at 10:30 AM Bhaskar YR <bhaskar.yr at hitachienergy.com>

> praNAms
> Hare Krishna
> This is why a samanvaya view is needed. Reconciliation is the key.
> It is hard to do. Several attempts have been made in this regard.
>    - Yes attempts have been made but I am afraid, in vain.  Even today
>    dvaitaachaarya-s openly attacking Advaita & Advaita saMpradAyins and
>    advaitins defending themselves and counter attacking. Some die hard
>    advaitins ( though they hardly no anything about Advaita as siddhAnta) asks
>    smArta-s to throw away Raghavendra swamy photos from the smaarta houses due
>    to his attakcs in parimala tattva vAda granthi-s.  And dvaitins say you
>    bring anything under the name of Advaita we know how to refute it and prove
>    it wrong 😊   In dvaita mutts they will not allow to sing glories of
>    shiva and other devata-s except hari dominated devara naama  and in
>    Sringeri mutt (to my surprise recently I heard this) musicians are not
>    supposed to sing hari daasa sAhitya or devara naama coz. in these devara
>    naama-s, there is not only glorifying tattva vaada but there is a direct
>    attack on Advaita. And during iyengar’s udakashanti paaraayana they will
>    avoid reciting ‘shamchame and aashushshishaano mantra as these mantra-s are
>    form the part of chamaka and rudra related mantra-s 😊  So, the poison
>    of hatred and anyamata dvesha / khandana well spread within the traditional
>    circle and very difficult to erase it.
> Hari Hari Hari Bol!!!
> Bhaskar

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