“By whom (kena, i.e., by whose mere intent) is the impelled mind directed?” With this profound question, the Kena Upanishad begins. One of the shortest
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Part of the Krishna Yajurveda, and one of the most popular Upanishads, Katha Upanishad comprises two parts and 120 verses. It is one of the
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In this section of the Brhadaranyaka Upanisad, the great Mahavakya, “Aham Brahmasmi, I am Brahman” asserts the oneness of the self with the cause of
The dialogue between the sage Yajnavalkya and his wife, Maitreyi, on the knowledge of Brahman, which is the truth of the world and the individual,
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Brhadaranyaka Upanisad (1.4.7): This verse employs, in detail, the method of showing the cause inherent in the effect, karana-karya-prakriya, to reveal the identity of the
Brhadaranyaka Upanisad (2.4.1): This chapter of the Brhadaranyaka Upanisad (2.4.1 onwards) reveals the nondual vision of the Upanisad by teaching the reality of what is
For a seeker of self-knowledge, there are two committed lifestyles proffered by the Bhagavad Gita (3.3): Pursuit of knowledge while performing one’s duties and Total
The sastra teaches us that all that is here is Isvara. If this is understood, Isvara cannot be brought in or discarded: Isvara just is.