Avadhuta Gita of Dattatreya, an ancient text of pure Nonduality describing Self- Realization and the transcendence of all else. Contains the Sanskrit (devanagari) . Avadhuta Gita of Dattatreya with English translation and exhaustive introduction by Kanoo Mal published in On other page(s): History and calligraphy of the The Avadhuta Gita Source: # 73 to 75, Reprinted from Abhayananda, S., Dattatreya: The Song Of The Avadhut .
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Contains the Sanskrit devanagari text, transliteration, and English translation.
I got a slightly different version. How can it be said that It is the first or that It is the last, since It is neither element or compound, nor emptiness nor fullness?
Avadhuta Gita of Dattatreya
Refresh and try again. It is symbolical but not a symbol; yet even this cannot be said of the Self. Space-like, the water of Immortality am I. I’m not the doer, nor am I the enjoyer; I do not pervade anything, nor am I pervaded. Dmitry rated it it was amazing Feb 05, The knower of Reality may leave his body in a holy place, or in the house of an untouchable, he is absorbed into Reality. In other words, the difference between what is Formless and what has Form disappears forever, and it is co-eternal avaadhuta the vision of the Universe in Atman.
To whom shall I bow? This is the whole substance of Vedanta; this is the essence of all knowledge, theoretical and intuitional. Give up talking of dualism and Advaitism! Time and causation never existed in you. How can the one supreme consciousness which without effort rules the dattatreha and the inert and is all-pervasive, be other than I?
By nature all-pervasive as space, knowledge Absolute are you. Rajat Madan rated it liked it Jun 06, There is not the least shadow of name or form in the Infinite, nor is there unity or diversity in me.
Neither that which is imagined, nor the imagination exist datgatreya you; know that cause and effect touch you not.
Oh my dattatreay, why do you range in delusion like a ghost? Vedanta Hindu texts Advaita Vedanta. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Nor is its glamour mine.
You pervade all equally, and there is neither inner nor outer. Pure, pure you are, without a body, unrelated to the mind, beyond the illusory world; why are you ashamed to acknowledge: Of the several versions of this great book that I have I must say this is the clearest best translation.
This is a classic of pure Advaita Vedanta The Avadhut has no ideal, neither strives after the attainment of an ideal. I avaadhuta these sayings because there were no troubling remarks about the caste system, no seemingly contradictory statements about following one’s dharma caste duty even if it involves a war that destroys mankind. Beloved, why do you cry?
My shameless mind, why do you create a confusion? The word “avadhut” refers to one who has renounced all worldly attachments and connections and lives in a state beyond body consciousness. I am the eternal principle. It cannot be said “It was all before.
Avadhut Gita by Dattatreya. Extracts – The Gold Scales
In the Self, freedom absolute, how is a state of Self-absorption possible? Jul 29, Darshan rated it it was amazing. Free from subject and object am I. To ask other readers questions about Avadhuta Gita of Dattatreyaplease sign up. I am Transcendental Truth.
T he world of form and the formless Void: The transcendental reality is revealed [by Avadhuta Gita] as the Universe.