Ashtavakra (aSTAvakra) (Story From mahabharata)
- aSTAvakra samhitA (gItA) : The Conversation between Ashtavakra and Janaka : ( Links to previous posts)
aSTAvakra said :
- You are One.
- You are cEtana. (consciousness, the illumined one).
- You are pure.
- avidyA (That which is not knowledge) is nothing.
- The universe is jaDa. (inert, dull, devoid if unintelligent) and is asat (non-existent).
- What is this desire of yours to know?