[Advaita-l] FW: ADMIN: Reaffirming this list's focus

Satish Arigela satisharigela at yahoo.com
Fri Feb 4 03:33:01 CST 2011

From: Vidyasankar Sundaresan svidyasankar at hotmail.com


> Your statement IMO does not make much sense. Or probably I did not understand 
> completely what you say.

As I half expected, later statement seems to be correct i.e. I did not 
completely understand what precisely you are being critical about.

>When it comes to tantra, there
>is no deep discussion of prapancasAra or triSatI bhAshya or saundaryalaharI. 
>there is a lot of mostly loose speculation about onions, garlic, meat, 
>vegetables and
>milk, and idle talk about what kind of sexual relationships are allowed or 
>mixed up with a total lack of critical thinking about ancient practices like 
>niyoga. Is
>this the best possible utilization of this forum?

I completely understand now and am in total agreement with all that you said. 
Your choice of the words "Loose Speculation" is perfect and that is how some 
posts on these topics should be described.

Thank you for the clarification

Best Regards


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