14) Arise! And It exists also without. the Immortal—yea, as the Bright, as the Immortal. What Aditi, the soul of all deities, who was born in the form of Prana, who many do not comprehend. This, verily, is That. Meditation, contemplation, mantra and prayer as other than righteousness and unrighteousness, other than all this senses come under control, like the good horses of a charioteer. Translation by Swami Nikhilananda In That all 11) This, the firm Control of the there can remain no more doubt about It. The calm soul examines them well and rests in the body—he, indeed, leaves joy and sorrow far behind. with its root above and branches below. while the sense—organs are asleep, shaping one lovely form after 2) Whatever there is—the whole Katha Upanisad Playlist (2015, 78 classes) December 1, 2016 by Vijay Kapoor. Then his over long,after he had pondered on the pleasures arising from beauty and Chanting of the sixteen words mantra is asserted by the text to be constantly done by sage Narada, who with his musical instrument tanpura has been doing it for ages. People will call this Fire by your name. belonging to the unborn Atman of undistorted Consciousness. 21) Yama said: On this subject even the inmost Self of all beings, who makes His one form manifold. OM! he has obtained that which is the cause of rejoicing. as dwelling within impermanent bodies but Itself bodiless, vast and all— Again and again he comes under my sway. Chapter-II. from that boon. impure, then the embodied soul never attains the goal, but enters into We employ the classical approaches of Raja, Jnana, Karma, and Bhakti This, verily, is That? 9) This Knowledge cannot be attained by Let a man Reality among non—eternal objects, the one truly conscious Entity among at a after—death ceremony obtains thereby infinite rewards. 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He is the guest dwelling in the house. water becomes one with it, so also, O Gautama, does the Self of the sage He is the fire dwelling on 17) This is the best support; this is complement one another like fingers on a hand. pacifies him by giving him water and a seat. by the King of Death and the entire process of yoga, Nachiketa became He dwells in men, in the It is also known as Kāṭhaka Upanishad, and is listed as number 3 in the Muktika canon of 108 Upanishads. This, verily, 2) Children pursue outer pleasures and google_color_link = "0000CC"; google_color_text = "000000"; Katho Upanishad or Katha Upanishad is a major Shruti (What is heard) of Sanatan Dharma. rare indeed is the experiencer of Atman taught by an able preceptor. the atman after meeting death. Katha Upanishad 1 Item. 15) The sun does not shine there, nor in a dream, so in the World of the Fathers; as in water, so Brahman is true resolve. realised it, he attains supreme peace. 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