Mundakopanishad : [ Description of the sad state of knowledge-less ( devoid of Upasana ) rituals ]. Mantram-s. 8 to 10.
Section-2. ( Rituals )
Mantram - 8 to 10. [ Description of the sad state of knowledge-less ( devoid of Upasana ) rituals ]
Discussion-1. "Sruti is not angry ........ "
This mantram is again a repetition for the purpose of emphasis.
Sruti is not angry in the ordinary sense of the term, her anger is like the anger of a mother, when her child has not succeeded in life, as she had planned him to.
Here the actual word "balah" ( children ) is used, while mentioning the "blind followers of
In her endless love for the generation, she cannot stand the sight of even one single soul, wandering in the jungles, having lost his way.
In this mantram, we must hear only the love-call of the 'mother Sruti' to those who missed the way, to come back to the grand road to Truth.
Next : Discussion-2. "ritualism is but a market-place ......"
To be continued ........