Shankaracharya on Ramana Maharshi

Sankaran Kartik Jayanarayanan kartik at ECE.UTEXAS.EDU
Fri Apr 5 14:46:29 CST 2002

On Fri, 5 Apr 2002, Sankaran Kartik Jayanarayanan wrote:

> I was reading
> where Andrew Cohen says:

Sorry, that should be Craig Hamilton. The interview was by Andrew Cohen.

> "Even one of the living Shankaracharyas -- the head of one of the four
> monastic institutions allegedly established by Advaita's founder,
> Shankara -- also denies the validity of Ramana's attainment, apparently
> for the simple reason that someone who wasn't formally trained in Vedanta
> couldn't possibly be fully enlightened!"
> Does anyone know which Shankaracharya denies this about RM?
> Thanks,
> Kartik

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