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-5. "If the Sun be thus .............'RAY OF THE SUN'......"
If the Sun be thus "a bundle of our 'Karma phala-s' ( fruit of actions )," then in the greatest of all philosophical text-books ---
the Upanishad-s Rishi-s have naturally the right to make use of the idioms and expressions, as they used in this Mantram.
In the light of the above, the 'ahuti' in the form of the 'sun's ray,' guiding the performer to the realms, where he could enjoy the fruits of his actions is perfectly scientific divinely poetic, "Ray of the Sun" would then be a term denoting the very 'good mental impressions,'
created in the minds of the performer during conscious and devoted good actions ( Karma-s ).
Next : Discussion-6. "Death is but ........."
To be continued .....