Paingala Upanishad of Shukla-Yajurveda

by K. Narayanasvami Aiyar | 1914 | 4,019 words

Summary: This is the English translation of the Paingala Upanishad (belonging to the Shukla Yajurveda): a minor Sanskrit treatise selected amongst a collection 108 extant upanishads, dating to at least the 1st millennium BC.

The Paingala-upanishad presents itself in the form of a dialog between Yajnavalkya and his student Paingala. It discusses Hindu cosmology and various vedantic concepts such as Brahman (ultimate reality) and Atman (soul).

Alternative titles include Paiṅgalopaniṣad (पैङ्गलोपनिषद्) and Paiṅgala Upaniṣad (पैङ्गल उपनिषद्)


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