[Advaita-l] A fine summary of Advaita doctrine

H S Chandramouli hschandramouli at gmail.com
Tue Mar 14 05:36:46 EDT 2017

On Mon, Mar 13, 2017 at 11:45 PM, V Subrahmanian via Advaita-l <
advaita-l at lists.advaita-vedanta.org> wrote:

> कनकरुचकदर्शनेन विकारित्वभ्रमो निवृत्तः ।
By the gold-necklace analogy the delusion pertaining to transformation is
[Here the Upanishad holds the gold-ornament vikāra to be a bhrama, that is,
it holds such a transformation to be a case of vivarta.]

“ bhrama “ does not imply vivarta in all cases of vikAra. In the
gold-ornament example, bhrama is only jnAnAdhyAsa. There is no arthAdhyAsa.
 For vivarta, arthAdhyAsa is mandatory.


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