Mundakopanishad : ( Seven tongues of fire ).Mantram-4.
Section-2. ( Rituals )
Mantram-4. ( Seven tongues of fire )
Discussion-2. "Summation ........"
Vedik period was a time prior to the beauty embodiments, as in "Rama or in Krishna."
A seeker who was in the 'workshop of Spiritualism' had to learn his early meditations upon the different kinds of flames that rose from the sacrificial fire ( from homakundam ) during 'Yajna-s and Yaga-s'.
The fire, you must remember, was the idol of the Vedik period to worship at and to concentrate upon.
It is by concentrating upon the different flames that the 'Upanisha-students' of the golden age of "Bharatham ( Hinduism ) sharpened their minds and intellects to soar to the deathless gloty of Vedik perfections and knowledge.
Next - Mantram-5.
To be continued ....