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 2.24.12

लो३कद्वारमपावा३र्णू३३पश्येम त्वा वयं स्वारा ३३३३३ हु३म् आ३३ ज्या३ यो३आ ३२१११ इति ॥ २.२४.१२ ॥

lo3kadvāramapāvā3rṇū33paśyema tvā vayaṃ svārā 33333 hu3m ā33 jyā3 yo3ā 32111 iti || 2.24.12 ||

12. [Addressing the Ādityas:] ‘O Fire, please open the door to the world [i.e., heaven] for us so that we may see you for attaining sovereignty’.

Word-for-word explanation:

Lokadvāram apāvṛṇu, [O Fire,] please open the door of the world [of heaven]; vayam svārājyāya, so we may attain sovereignty; tvā paśyema, [and for that purpose] may see you.

Commentary:

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