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The Brahmavadin journal published an English translation of the avadhhuta chapters of the Avadhuta Gita in Volumes 9 through 11, in early 20th century. As the rays of the sun differ not from the sun, so matter does not differ from Reality. But there is a fourth, the darkest of all, the wine of sex, which has intoxicated the whole world. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.
Teachings and quotes of the The Avadhuta Gita
Write a customer review. It grasps not, nor is It grasped.
Why are you disquiet, my mind? Why are you troubled, friend, since avarice, lust, attachment, are not you? Pure, pure you are, without a body, gira to the mind, beyond the illusory world; why are you ashamed to acknowledge: Retrieved from ” https: Reality Absolute, being unknowable to the mind, how can speech explain It?
Having lost his identity in the Self, free from the limitations of the illusory world, free also from the perfections of Yoga, thus walks the Avadhut. I am the Self, by nature impersonal and all-pervasive. I t’s neither neuter, nor masculine, nor feminine.
When my tongue began to praise You it lost the power of praising others. Read reviews that mention translation dattatreya spiritual copy realization scripture self text vedanta. Birth and death exist not in the mind, not in you, as do also bondage and liberation.
This is the Song [Gita] of the great Dattatreya Avadhut. The Absolute cannot be described in terms of conditions; how can I speak of my Self?
So, all you lovers of wisdom, protect your minds from feelings of pleasure, and engage them in spiritual wisdom. The talented as well as the witless attain the state of desirelessness by knowing the mystery of the Self, through the Grace of their spiritual teacher. Customers who bought this item also bought. Ever watchful, solemn as the ocean and full of patience.
When a yogi has realised his true Self, birthless and beyond the range of the mind and emotions, then the actions and their retributions no longer touch him.
How can the ultimate Reality be described, since It is neither white nor any other colour, has no qualities such as sound, and is beyond voice and mind? No sun illumines the Self; the fire and gifa moon cannot shine therein.
Part of a series on Hindu scriptures and texts Shruti Smriti Vedas. How can the one supreme consciousness which without effort rules the living and the inert and is all-pervasive, be other than I? We are all one, and morality is created by man for man.
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Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Talk not of Yoga to make you pure; you are pure by your very nature. The ancient scriptures have repeatedly affirmed: So, avadhutz, while I’m in the state of samarasa, I, the Avadhut, have spoken of the Truth.
How can there be age, or youth, or childhood in that one eternal principle?
All these exist in the mind, and the mind is not the Self. Nothing can be added or taken away from the Universal Reality. Passages of the text are found in numerous Hindu texts, such as in the widely translated Bhagavata Puranawhich is the most popular Purana, where verses 8.
Birthless, pure, bodiless, equable, imperishable Self you know yourself to be.
How can you say: I have no colours, white or yellow; eternal Reality am I. He may walk about naked or be dressed as a prince.