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 6.6.4

तेजसः सोम्याश्यमानस्य योऽणिमा स उर्ध्वः समुदीषति सा वाग्भवति ॥ ६.६.४ ॥

tejasaḥ somyāśyamānasya yo'ṇimā sa urdhvaḥ samudīṣati sā vāgbhavati || 6.6.4 ||

4. O Somya, the finest part of fire [butter, etc.] that is eaten rises to the surface and becomes our speech.

Word-for-word explanation:

Somya, O Somya; tejasaḥ aśyamānasya, of the fire [butter, etc.] that is eaten; yaḥ aṇima, that which is the finest part; saḥ ūrdhvaḥ samudīṣati, it rises to the surface; sā vāk bhavati, that becomes speech.

Commentary:

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