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Kaṭha Upaniṣad

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Published by Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture in Calcutta .
Written in English


About the Edition

Hindu philosophical classical; includes commentary and English translation.

Edition Notes

Statementtranslated and with notes based on Śaṅkara"s commentary [by] Swami Lokeswarananda.
ContributionsŚaṅkarācārya., Lokeśvarānanda, Swami.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL1124.7.K382 E5 1995b
The Physical Object
Pagination186 p. ;
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL325523M
ISBN 108185843589
LC Control Number97906464

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Chapter The Katha Upanishad. Anyac chreyo anyad utaiva preyaste ubhe nanarthe purusam sinitah: tayoh sreya adadanasya sadhu bhavati, hiyate'rthad ya u preyo vrinite. sreyas ca preyas ca manusyam etas tau samparitya vivinakti dhirah (Katha ). These are the sentences which Lord Yama, the great master, spoke to Nachiketas, the great student whose story occurs in the Katha Upanishad. This text says that though this âtman is hard to know, still he can certainly be known well by proper means. This âtman is not attainable by the study of many Vêdâs, or by intelligence, i.e., a retentive memory of the import of books, or by any amount of mere .

  This book includes original verses constructed text (anvaya) with a literal word by word translation English rendering of each stanza copious notes and introductory note. This Upanishad forms part of the Kata Shaaka (branch) of Krishna Yajur Veda. Hence it is called as the s: 3. Katha Upanisad book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This Upanishad forms a part of the Brahmana belonging to the Katha Shakha o /5(10).


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Explanatory footnotes added when necessary. We especially recommend the Sw. Prabhavananda translation of this scripture as found in Upanishads: Breath of the Eternal.

x/5(4). Summary: The first chapter contains the story of Naciketas and Yama; the second chapter teaches the path to liberation; the third chapter relates to Jivatma and the Paramatma; the fourth to sixth chapters contain the conclusion and verses on rebirth.

The Katha Upanishad is one of the mukhya (primary) Upanishads and is also notable for first introducing the term yoga (lit. "yoking, harnessing Author: Swami Nirvikarananda. Summary: The Katha Upanishad is a collection of philosophical poems representing a conversation between the sage Naciketas and Yama (god of death).They discuss the nature of Atman, Brahman and Moksha (liberation).

The book is made up of six sections (Valli). This commentary by Shankara focuses on ‘Advaita Vedanta’, or non-dualism: one of the classical orthodox philosophies of Hinduism.

The Aitareya, Kauṣītaki and Taittirīya Upanishads may date to as early as the mid 1st millennium BCE, while the remnant date from between roughly the 4th to 1st centuries BCE, roughly contemporary with the earliest portions of the Sanskrit chronology assumes that the Aitareya, Taittiriya, Kausitaki, Mundaka, Prasna, and Katha Upanishads has Buddha's influence, and is consequently.

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In the Vedas, in the Kaṭha Upaniṣad as well as in the Śvetāśvatara Upaniṣad, it is said that the Supreme Personality of Godhead is the maintainer of innumerable living entities, in terms of their different situations according to individual work and reaction of work.

That Supreme Personality of Godhead is also, by His plenary portions. Parts of the ideas in these first two similes of Katha Upanishad are of far more ancient origins, and found for example in Book 6, Chapter 47 of Rig veda.

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