Namaskaar. Continuing with Part 6 of Mundaka Upanishad commentary by Shri V. Subrahmanian :
muNDakopaniShat – Part 6
What is the nature of this created world, otherwise known as ‘samsāra’, the analysis of which leads to deep dispassion? To answer this Sri Shankaracharya gives a lengthy description thereof.
The subtlest form of the world is the ‘avyakta’ which is the unmanifest, the seed form of the manifest world. And the grossest form is the unmoving objects in creation, in the manifest world. This has the name-form dual as its unmanifest and manifest form. Just as the seed-sprout pair, the manifest and the unmanifest are related to each other as the causal factor. Continue reading