Mundakopanishad : ( Attainment of heaven by performing 'Agnihotram' rirual properly ). Mantram-5 & 6.
Section-2. ( Rituals )
Mantram-5 & 6. ( Attainment of heaven by performing 'Agnihotram' rirual properly )
Discussion-2. " Sun in this mantram ......"
Philosophically, the sun stands not for the self-effulgent, ever-burning, hot-orb of the heavens around which the planets and stars make their endless pilgrimage, but it represents the total effects of all 'Karma-s done by the entire living generation in the world in a particular period of time.
In a very striking manner, this idea has been exhaustively discussed in "Chandogya Upanishad, during the discussion there on the 'Suryopasana' or meditations on the Sun."
Next : Discussion - 3. " Law of Karma ......"
To be continued .....