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 6.6.2

एवमेव खलु सोम्यान्नस्याश्यमानस्य योऽणिमा स उर्ध्वः समुदीषति तन्मनो भवति ॥ ६.६.२ ॥

evameva khalu somyānnasyāśyamānasya yo'ṇimā sa urdhvaḥ samudīṣati tanmano bhavati || 6.6.2 ||

2. O Somya, in the same way, the finest part of the food that is eaten rises to the surface and becomes the mind.

Word-for-word explanation:

Evam eva khalu, in the same way; somya, O Somya; annasya aśyamānasya, of the food that is eaten; yaḥ aṇimā, that which is the finest part; saḥ ūrdhvaḥ samudīṣati, it rises to the surface; tat manaḥ bhavati, that becomes the mind.

Commentary:

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