Chandogya Upanishad (english Translation)

by Swami Lokeswarananda | 165,421 words | ISBN-10: 8185843910 | ISBN-13: 9788185843919

This is the English translation of the Chandogya-upanishad, including a commentary based on Swami Lokeswarananda’s weekly discourses; incorporating extracts from Shankara’s bhasya. The Chandogya Upanishad is a major Hindu philosophical text incorporated in the Sama Veda, and dealing with meditation and Brahman. This edition includes the Sanskrit t...

Verse 1.3.11

यां दिशमभिष्टोष्यन्स्यात्तां दिशमुपधावेत् ॥ १.३.११ ॥

yāṃ diśamabhiṣṭoṣyansyāttāṃ diśamupadhāvet || 1.3.11 ||

11. No matter what direction one may face while praying, one should meditate on that direction [along with the presiding deities of that direction].

Word-for-word explanation:

Yām diśam abhiṣṭoṣyan syāt, whatever direction a person may face while praying; tām diśam upadhāvet, one should worship that direction [and also the deities presiding over that direction].

Commentary:

There is no commentary available for this verse.