The knots of the heart – “When, my dear, Atman is seen…”


When all the knots of the heart are untied, then and there the mortal man becomes immortal. This is the whole teaching.

    Katha Up. – 6.15

When, my dear, Atman is seen, heared about, reflected upon and contemplated on, all this universe becomes known.     (Yajnavalkya teaching his wife Maitreyi)

Brihadaryanika Up. – 4.5.6

About amartingarcia

General surgeon (retired). Studied Western philosophy at U of Toronto. Afterwards interest turned to advaita vedanta and non-duality for past 20 yrs, plus a long interlude in Sufism coinciding with that period. Now contributing in ’Advaita Vision’ with regular posts and discussions.
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