Man and his becoming according to the vedanta

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. He leads the reader gradu- ally to the doctrine of the Supreme Identity and its logical corol- lary — the possibility that the being in the human state might in this very life attain liberation, the unconditioned state where all separateness and risk of reversion to manifested existence ceases. Thanks for telling us about the problem. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. No trivia or quizzes yet.

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Retrieved 17 March Khayyam Pathan rated it it was amazing Oct 20, After World War I, he left teaching to dedicate his energies to writing; his first book, Introduction to the Study of the Hindu Doctrineswas published in I have gone through the limited preview of the book Man and his becoming according to vedanta. Discuss Beco,ing since January One of the best features of this book is the multitude of footnotes full of references to a variety of religious and philosophical systems, making it a great key uniting many initiatory and esoteric currents.

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Traditions, Tendencies, Movements by S. New York University Press. It is, rather, a synthetic account drawing not only upon other orthodox branches of Hinduism, but not infrequently also upon the teachings of other traditional forms. Fred Cameron rated it liked it May 26, This book expands on the multiple states of Being, a doctrine already tackled in The Symbolism of the Crossleaving aside the geometrical representation exposed in that book "to bring out the full range of this altogether fundamental theory".

He leads the reader gradually to the doctrine of the Supreme Identity and its logical corollary-the possibility that the being in the human state might in this very life attain liberation, the unconditioned state where all separateness and risk of reversion to manifested accoording ceases.

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René Guénon

The principles themselves are possessed of a range vastly exceeding the entire field of their possible applications; but it is nonetheless legitimate to expound them, wherever such a thing is possible, in relation to this or that particular application, and this is a procedure which in fact offers considerable advantages. Syncretism is something outward: Selected pages Title Page.

The Simple Life of Rene Guenon. The central belief of this school is the existence of a perennial wisdomor perennial philosophywhich says that there are primordial and universal truths which form the source for, and are shared by all the major vedamta religions.

The Five Vayus or Vital Functions. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. As a muslim reading a book by a muslim, it is a bit disturbing to read such heretical ideas with no explanation.

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GuEnon published his fundamental doctrinal work, Man and His Becoming according to the Vedanta, in From his incursions into the French occultist and pseudo-masonic orders, he despaired of the possibility of ever gathering these diverse and often ill-assorted doctrines into a "stable edifice". Ellery Beard rated it really liked it Jan 12, Tony Butcher rated it it was amazing Jul 15, The discussion page may contain suggestions.

Buddhi or the Higher Intellect. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. They also correspond respectively to what is traditionally designated in western hermeticism by the terms royal initiation and sacerdotal initiation.

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Introduction to the Study Perspectives on Initiation The Divine Journey of the Being. He wrote and published in French, and his works have been translated into more than twenty languages. Want to Read saving…. Reintegration Universal Pentacle Ieschouah Tetragrammaton.

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