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 1.8.3

स ह शिलकः शालावत्यश्चैकितायनं दाल्भ्यमुवाच हन्त त्वा पृच्छानीति पृच्छेति होवाच ॥ १.८.३ ॥

sa ha śilakaḥ śālāvatyaścaikitāyanaṃ dālbhyamuvāca hanta tvā pṛcchānīti pṛccheti hovāca || 1.8.3 ||

3. Śalāvat’s son Śilaka said to the sage Caikitāyana Dālbhya, ‘If you permit, I would like to ask you a question.’ Dālbhya replied, ‘Yes, ask’.

Word-for-word explanation:

Saḥ śilakaḥ śālāvatyaḥ ha caikitāyanam dālbhyam uvāca, Śilaka, the son of Śalāvat, said to Caikitāyana Dālbhya; hanta tvā pṛcchāni iti, if you permit, I would like to ask you this question; pṛccha iti ha uvāca, yes, ask, [replied Dālbhya].

Commentary:

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