Mundakopanishad : " Explanation about the higher Knowledge " Mantram-6.
Mantram-6. ( Explanation about the higher Knowledge )
Discussion-2. Rishi tells further .....
After descibing the contents of the 'lower knowledge' here, the Rishi, in his infinite kindness, is making a daring attempt to explain and express the 'Infinite' in terms of the infinite.
Naturally, we who are accustomed to transactions in the finite world, find it difficult to comprehend and grasp the full import of the expression used.
If a statement in higher mathematics is not intelligible to an advocate or a lawyer, he must be certainly mad to pass a judgement thereby and declare that higher mathematics is meaningless.
And yet this is exactly what you and I are doing :
Without equipping ourselves with the necessary preliminary knowledge, we jump into the great Science of Living and Life, as discussed in these text-books, the Scriptures, and when we cannot understand them we unjustly criticise it to our own damnation!
Next : Discussion-3. Rishi and wealth of meanings .....
To be continued ...