PUNDIT VERSUS COMMONSENSE
: - No.(But the Pundit was evidently not satisfied with this conclusions and blinked sadly).
: - But this conclusion that Jivatma has no Bhandam or Moksham isevidently not satisfactory. Why?
: - This contradicts our experience or
: - Then there must be a mistake, therefore, somewhere in your premises?Where is it?
: - (After a long thought) I should have said that by
, beingcovered, there is Bandham.
: - Quite so. The Paramatma by reason of
is in Bandha?
: - Yes.
: - It must seek salvation.
: - Yes.
: - But is this conclusion satisfactory either?
: - No.
: - Why?
: - Because it contradicts
: - Please mention some?
: - “Satyam Gnanam Anantam Brahma” Tait. Up. 2-1.“He alone verily causes Bliss.” Tait. Up. 2-7.“Where is verily none else higher and subtler than this, which is higher than the high, and greater than the great; which is one, manifest, of endless forms, the whole universe, the ancient,
.” (Mahanara. Up. 1.)“The green-colored, beyond the darkness.” (Tait. Aran. 3-13).“The Rudra, the Maharishi,
Transcending the universe
, first saw Hiranya Garbha the first of the Devas then being born.” (Mahanara. Up. 12).“The sage reaches Him who is the womb of all beings, the witness of all,
.He is Brahma, He is Siva, He is Indra; He the indestructible, the Supreme, the