Original English Translation of the Aitareya Upanishad With notes. Translation by Jayaram V. First Published: Revised Aitareya Upanishad Translation – Mantras with Simple Meaning in English – Upanishad Bhashyas and Other Works of Adi Shankara. Aitareya Upanishad – Published by:Advaita Ashram, Kolkatta Translated by: Swami Gambhirananda. Om! May my speech be based on (i.e. accord with) the.

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Semen is generally compared to water because according to Vedic beliefs water is the source of all life. In this chapter we learn that in the body, Brahman is reprsented by intelligence, which is higher than even the breathe.

O Self-effulgent One, reveal Thyself to me. It is the source of delight. Contrary to the popular opinion, the Vedic people believed that the father of a child also played a prominent part in the birth of the child not only by contributing the semen ypanishad also by bearing the soul of the child in the semen sac before transferrring it to the mother through intercourse. It enters into the self of the female, as if it is a limb of her.

Aitareya Upanishad – Translation

kpanishad From the nostrils, breath, from breath air. If, indeed, He had grasped it with the ear, one would then have been satisfied by merely hearing of food. In the absence of desires people will not perform any karmas, which will result in chaos and social disorder.


Imagine if hunger and thirst were limited to only a particular part in the body. Finally, he would loose consciousness and die.

In the self only one bears the self. Adi Shankara, for example, commented on Aitereya Upanishad, clarifying that some of his peer scholars have interpreted the hymns in a way that must be refuted. The Self subjected them to hunger and thirst. The verse explains how the englidh in the beings manifested, or how the different parts of the body came into existence, and how they occupied their respective spheres.

It doesn’t start with, nor does the text’s context, mean that “I am alive, engilsh God”.

This is the first birth. Then when those plants are consumed by humans and animals they enter those bodies and travel into the region where semen is produced.

Aitareya Upanishad English Translation – Upanishad Bhashyas by Adi Shankaracharya

The Marichis are the interspace. He wanted to take it up with the sense of touch. Englixh wife bears that embryo before the birth. Timeline Chronology of Hindu texts. But hearing could not engljsh hold of it. The sun becoming sight entered the eyes. This what the seers said. May what I study from the Vedas not leave me! It is sentience, rulership, secular knowledge, presence of mind, retentiveness, sense-perception, fortitude, thinking, genius, mental suffering, memory, ascertainment resolution, life-activities, hankering, passion and such others.


Aitareya &Taittiriya Upanishads with Shankara Bhashya – English

He who had known thus had become identified with the Supreme, and attained all desirable things even here ; and having then ascended higher up after the destruction of the body, he became immortal, in the world of the Self. He is also the controller of all sense organ. It is this heart intellect and this mind that were stated earlier. According to another interpretation, the three abodes of the soul, the body of the father, the body of the mother and one’s own body. By shedding it into a female, he gives birth to it.

There is a logical progression in the description of the whole process of how a being englisg formed and given birth. He is verily known as Idandra. Thereafter came man, who could not exist without a sense of Self and Soul Atman.

The three kind of dreams are the waking state, the dream state and the deep sleep state.