Kaivalya Upanishad

Kaivalya Upanishad

SKU: K0022
Publisher: Chinmaya Prakashan
ISBN: 978-81-7597-668-9
Language: English
Author: Swami Chinmayananda
Binding: Paperback
  • Spiritiality, Spiritual Knowledge, Philosophy, Awakening

Description of product

Upanishads are the philosophical portion of the Vedas.

Its poetic diction, systematic development of thought, at once clear, concise and scientific in arrangement of highly philosophical ideas make Kaivalya Upanisad one of the most striking minor Upanisads.

The great commentator Narayana calls the Kaivalya Upanishad as the Brahma Satarudriya i.e. the Satarudriya which glorifies the unconditioned Brahman as opposed to the personal God, Lord Siva of the original Satarudriya.

True to the Upanishadika style, where story form is considered as the most apt devise to make the subject easily intelligible to the readers, in this Upanisad, Asvalayana, the great teacher of Rig Veda is a disciple and Lord Brahma, the Creator himself is the teacher, which makes this as the most valuable amongst the minor Upanishads.

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