MANDUKYA UPANISHAD : Chapter-1. "AGAMA PRAKARANA" ( The Scriptural Treatise ) Mantram-1, Discussion- 7.
( The Scriptural Treatise )
"Harih Aum, Aum,-ityetad-aksharam-idam sarvam
tasyopa-vyakhyanam bhutam bhavad-bhavisyad iti
sarvam-onkara eva, yac-canyat-trikalatitam
Harih Aum = symbol of para Brahmam;
Aum iti = Omkara ( iti ) thus;
etat aksharam = this syllable;
idam sarvam = ( is ) all this;
tasya = of that ( Omkara );
upa-vyakhyanam = a clear exposition;
bhutam = the past;
bhavat = the present;
bhavishyat = ( and ) the future;
iti = thus ( belonging to );
sarvam = all this;
Omkara eva = ( is ) Omkara only;
yat = that which is;
ca = and;
anyat = anything else;
trikala atitam = beyond ( the three periods of ) time;
tat = that;
api = also;
Omkarah = ( is ) Omkara;
eva = only.
"Harih Aum, Aum, the word, is all this. A clear explanation of it is ( the following )" : -
"All that is past, present, and future, verily is Aum. That which is beyond the three periods of time is also, indeed, Aum."
Just as millions of mud-pots are all in a sense nothing but mud, so to there is a "Divine Eternal Factor" out of which the pluralistic world has risen.
The pots have been born from mud, are sustained in mus; again, must after destruction, go back to mud, so too the pluralistic world of phenomena has no other substance for their sustenance than the TRUTH.
In Truth they exist and to Truth they return when they are withdrawn from their state of manifestation.
'That fundamental Truth, the Ultimate, Eternal, the All-pervading, Conscious Principle, is pointed out to the student as "AUM. "
To be continued .....
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