[Advaita-l] Shankara authenticates Shiva as the son of Brahma

Srinath Vedagarbha svedagarbha at gmail.com
Mon Aug 15 12:33:48 CDT 2016

On Mon, Aug 15, 2016 at 1:22 PM, Ravi Kiran via Advaita-l <
advaita-l at lists.advaita-vedanta.org> wrote:

> On Sat, Aug 13, 2016 at 2:35 PM, D Gayatri via Advaita-l <
> advaita-l at lists.advaita-vedanta.org> wrote:
> Brahma gives instructions to Shiva on the supreme purusha and brahman,
> > who is none other than Narayana.This is another instance of Vishnu
> > being praised as the vedAntic brahman in the Mahabharata.
> >
> > <listmaster at advaita-vedanta.org>
> >
> Ok. If these references are helping in your sAdhana in some way, it is
> great.
> If there are any implications to Advaita (Advaita jnAna), based on these
> references, pl share.
While Gayatri can reply you correctly, I could only say that the
implication (of Vishnu being Brahman) is that Brahman is not nir-viShESha
and that goes against advaitic tenet.


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