[Advaita-l] No Parinama in Brahman says Shankara Bhagavatpada

Praveen R. Bhat bhatpraveen at gmail.com
Wed Jun 26 11:14:49 EDT 2019

Namaste Sudhanshu ji,

On Wed, Jun 26, 2019 at 8:02 PM Sudhanshu Shekhar via Advaita-l <
advaita-l at lists.advaita-vedanta.org> wrote:

> Venkataraghavan ji,
> //4) Creation is only an appearance.
> 5) Appearances do not exist.//
> Appearance has a certain physical process behind it. Some laws of Physics
> govern it. Hare's horn cannot have even an appearance. Coming about of
> appearance implies change. Hence, appearance implies change - somewhere, in
> something. And that militates against changelessness.
> This is my problem.

Would it help even a bit if we say that Maya, imagination, creation,
janmadi shaDvikAra, hetu, phala, sambandha, etc, is all tuccha, not mithyA,
or would you still ask then: how do you explain this vyavahara vyavasta/
anubhava? I'm just curious.

gauDapAdAchAryebhyo namaH,
--Praveen R. Bhat
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