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What does discrimination mean? Discussion on Shankara Blogs » omkarblue's blog Contemplation on The Crest Jewel of Discrimination by Shankara (686-718 AD) Submitted by omkarblue on Sat, 01/03/2009 - 05:45. Tags: Absolute Ατμαν ομ Παραδιγμ σηιφτ ωενδαντα Your vote: Average: 4.7 (3 votes)
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One of my favorite and most helpful texts in my spiritual path was the reading (many times over) of the Classic Vendanta text "THE CREST JEWEL OF DISCRIMINATION" regarding the path to God through knowledge. This is an incredible book of only 139 pages Written by the Saint Shankara somewhere between 686-718AD (his lifetime). I will quote from page 88: In parenthesis are my reinterpretations of some words which I used in the verses that I wrote. When a Man knows the Atman (the Absolute Consciousness), and sees it inwardly and outwardly as the ground of all things animate and inanimate (the field of Consciousness), he has indeed reached liberation. He rejects all appearances as unreal (separate objects and people) and is established in the vision of the Atman (The Field of Consciousness
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This note was uploaded on 10/13/2010 for the course PHIL 1301 taught by Professor Lolly during the Fall '10 term at Lone Star College System.

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