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UPANISHAD MANDUKYA : Chapter-1. Agama Prakarana ( The Scriptural Treatise ) Sri Gaudapada's glossary begins : Karika Mantram-s 1 to 9. Mantram-3, and 4 : Discussion-

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01/11/2018

Mandukya Upanishad :

Chapter-1. Agama Prakarana ( The Scriptural Treatise )

Sri Gaudapada's glossary begins :

Karika Slokam-s 1 to 9.

Mantram-s : 3 and 4.

3.
Visvo hi sthula-bhuk-nityam taijasah pravivikta-bhuk,
ananda-bhuk-tatha prajnas tridha bhogam nibodhata.

visvah hi = visva indeed (is);
sthula bhuk = experiencer of the gross;
nityam = constant;
taijasah = taijasa;
pravivikta bhuk = experiencer of the subtle;
ananda bhuk = experiencer of the bliss;
tatha = and;
prajnah = prajna (is);
tridha = three fold;
bhogam = the experience;
nibhodhata = know.

"Know these to be the three - fold experiences; Visva always experiences the gross sense - objects, Taijasa enjoys the subtle world of objects and prajna the blissful."


4.
Sthulam tarpayate visvam praviviktam tu taijasam,
anandas-ca tatha prajnam tridha trptim triptim nibodhata.

sthulam tarpayate = the gross objects satisfy;
visvam = visva;
praviviktam = the subtle;
tu = whereas;
taijasam = taijasa;
anandah = b…

UPANISHAD MANDUKYA : Chapter-1. Agama Prakarana ( The Scriptural Treatise ) Sri Gaudapada's glossary begins : Karika Slokam-s 1 to 9. Slokam-2. Discussion-5.

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14/10/2018

Mandukya Upanishad :

Chapter-1. Agama Prakarana ( The Scriptural Treatise )

Sri Gaudapada's glossary begins :

Karika Slokam-s 1 to 9.

Slokam-2.

"Daksinaksjasahi-mukhe visvo manasy-antastu taijasah,
akase ca hrdi prajnas-tridha dehe vyavasthitah."

daksina aksi mukke - ( is in the  ) right eye;
visvah - visva;
antah manasi - ( is ) within the mind;
tu - whereas;
taijasah - taijasa;
akase hrdi - ( is in the ) space within the heart;
ca prajnah - and prajna;
tridha - in three different ways;
dehe - in the body;
vyvasthitah - ( is ) placed.

"Visva works from the right eye, Taijasa from the mind, and Prajna from the heart-space. Thus, the one Self is conceived as working from the three headquarters as three distinct entities."

Discussion-5.

If the poison in a serpent is not killing the serpent, it is because it is well protected and kept in the sacks called the fangs; it is syringed out only where the serpent's teeth have bitten through.

Or else, the …