Yoga Vidya International

Community on Yoga, Meditation, Ayurveda and Spirituality

Intuition of Reality - Vedanta Talk 10 by Ira Schepetin

Story about Swami Satchidanandendra and Kirtan. The concept of avidyā / ignorance. Best source is adhyāsa bhāṣya: Introduction to the commentary of Shankaracharya on the Brahma Sutras. 2 notions of ignorance: Shankaracharyas notion of mithyā jñāna and Padmapādas notion of mithyā ajñāna. Avidyā and māyā. Waking ego, dream ego and the witness. Vedānta is no dogma. Ego is kṣetra. Every quality is an object to the witness. Sadhana: act to get rid of tamas. Do your duty with no desire for the fruit of your action to overcome rajas. Sadhana to become free from actions (naiṣkarmya): no attachment to saṅkalpa, karma, karma phala. Freedom from the gunas. Jñānaniṣṭha. Jñāni. Bhagavad Gītā ch. 18, 66.

These talks were given in August 2019 in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany. More Vedanta Seminars. More on Vedanta wiki.yoga-vidya.de/Vedanta.

English Community, Blog, Seminars: my.yoga-vidya.org

Views: 6

Comment

You need to be a member of Yoga Vidya International to add comments!

Join Yoga Vidya International

© 2019   Yoga Vidya | Contact | Privacy Policy |   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service