Māyā divine and human

a study of magic and its religious foundations in Sanskrit texts, with particular attention to a fragment on Viṣṇu"s Māyā preserved in Bali
  • 516 Pages
  • 3.83 MB
  • English
Motilal Banarsidass , Delhi
Maya (Hinduism), Magic, H
StatementTeun Goudriaan.
LC ClassificationsB132.M3 G68, B132M3 G68
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 516 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL19540968M

The idea of māyā pervades Indian philosophy: it is complex, multivalent, and foundational, with its oldest referents found in the Ṛg -veda. This book explores māyā’s rich conceptual history, and then focuses on the highly developed theology of māyā found in the Sanskrit Bhāgavata Purāṇa, one of the most important Hindu sacred texts.

Māyā in the Bhāgavata Purāna: Human Suffering and Divine Play (Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs) (Book) Māyā in the Bhāgavata Purāna: Human Suffering and Divine Play (Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs) Author. Gupta, Gopal K. Publisher. Oxford University Press. Publication Date.

Buy This Book. $ plus. Māyā in the Bhāgavata Purāṇa Human Suffering and Divine Play Gopal K. Gupta Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs. Provides the first in-depth academic study of the concept of Māyā in the Bhāgavata Purāṇa; Draws on the entire Bhāgavata Purāṇa, whereas most studies focus only on the tenth book.

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Maya (/ ˈ m ɑː j ə /; Devanagari: माया, IAST: māyā), literally "illusion" or "magic", has multiple meanings in Indian philosophies depending on the context. In later Vedic texts and modern literature dedicated to Indian traditions, Māyā connotes a "magic show, an illusion where things appear to be present but are not what they seem".

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O sage, his Māyā is divine and great pervading everything. The entire universe is subservient to it, inclusive of the gods, Asuras and human beings. All heroic beings, even Viṣṇu and mighty people, have been overwhelmed by the mighty Kāma, born of the mind who has no other helper.

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Vishnu means all pervading. Vishnu is the administrator of the universe. He puts in place, the laws of the universe and administers the universe strictly according to the law. He is a strict disciplinarian, yet highly compassionate in nature.

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Such a person speaks all kinds of nonsense. When the living entity is covered by the influence of māyā, he becomes a so-called scientist, philosopher, politician or socialist, and at every moment presents different plans for the benefit of human society.

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Seeking a middle way, it says "no" to doctrines that deny either that Christ was truly human or that Christ was truly divine. Christ is both, the definition says, united to the First Person of the Trinity in his divinity and united to us in his humanity.

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So, it seems texts in the Bible claim both things are true—the Bible is a fully Divine book and it’s a fully human book. The Communicatio Idiomatum. A doctrine that is related to the Hypostatic Union is the communicatio idiomatum (Latin for "communication of properties").

This is the teaching that the attributes of both the divine and human natures are ascribed to the one person of Jesus. This means that the man Jesus could lay claim to the glory He had with the Father before the world was made (John The Supreme Lord's internal potency, which is active in the spiritual world, is known as yoga-maya.

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