Creation theories (was Re: What is the exact meaning/significance of this?)

Srikrishna Ghadiyaram srikrishna_ghadiyaram at YAHOO.COM
Tue Apr 22 14:18:41 CDT 2003

Hari Om !!

Sri Vidyasankar:

Would you please define, explain what the ajAti vAda
of maNDUkya means ?

Om Namo Narayanaya !!


--- Vidyasankar <vsundaresan at HOTMAIL.COM> wrote:
> >Are you saying that creation never happened or are
> you saying that it is a
> >dream? If it is a dream, is the process of dreaming
> real or is it again a
> >dream, which is again a dream, which is again a
> dream, which is again a
> >dream...
> >
> I did not bring up the word "dream" at all, except
> in response to your
> having invoked it when a different poster referred
> you to ajAti.
> What I am saying is this. It is wrong to think of
> ajAtivAda in terms of a
> dream. That is all, pure and simple. To say that
> there is no event that can
> be called creation is not to say that creation is a
> dream. The two are
> quite different philosophical positions.
> Vidyasankar

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