[Advaita-l] On the nature of muula avidya

V Subrahmanian v.subrahmanian at gmail.com
Tue Oct 25 20:36:29 CDT 2011

On Wed, Oct 26, 2011 at 12:14 AM, Rajaram Venkataramani <
rajaramvenk at gmail.com> wrote:

> In darkness, I experience duality - me and darkness. It is a frighful
> condition that I want to get out of.

That is the reason the Shruti declares 'dviteeyAd vai bhayam bhavati' : -)

> In light, I experience non-duality because I see that only light exists
> illuminating objects,
> which have no real existence but for the substratum namely the light.

And that is why Yajnavalkya declared upon Janaka's Advaitic realization:
'abhayam vai Janaka prApto'si'.


> On 25/10/2011, Venkatesh Murthy <vmurthy36 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Namaste
>   To prove it is wrong you should argue there is Dvaita in
> > Darkness and Advaita in Light. How?

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