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 3.5.3

तद्व्यक्षरत्तदादित्यमभितोऽश्रयत्तद्वा एतद्यदेतदादित्यस्य मध्ये क्षोभत इव ॥ ३.५.३ ॥

tadvyakṣarattadādityamabhito'śrayattadvā etadyadetadādityasya madhye kṣobhata iva || 3.5.3 ||

3. All this [fame, etc.] spread out to the sun and took shelter there. It is this that seems to be vibrating within the sun.

Word-for-word explanation:

Tat, that [fame, etc.]; vyakṣarat, spread out; tat, it; ādityam abhitaḥ, towards [in] the sun; aśrayat, took shelter; tat vai etat, it is this; yat etat, which is that; kṣobhate iva, seems to be vibrating; ādityasya madhye, within the sun.


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