[Advaita-l] Does praNava upAsanA leads to brahmaloka?

Praveen R. Bhat bhatpraveen at gmail.com
Tue Oct 11 19:47:56 CDT 2016

Namaste Subbuji,

On 11 Oct 2016 11:24 pm, "V Subrahmanian" <v.subrahmanian at gmail.com> wrote:

> Actually Sannyasins are allowed to chant the upanishads and the Srirudram
also apart from pranava. This is because that chanting gives them an
opportunity for artha anusandhāna apart from generating adṛṣṭa by cleansing
the mind.
>>>Yes. I only meant as a short mantra in comparison to say, Gayatri.

No doubt the Sannyasin is enjoined to chant the pranava several thousand
times a day.

>>>This is what I meant. If at all it can be considered an injunction,
praNava is prescribed for a sannyAsin.


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