Bhagavad Gita -Madhvacharya 244

Bhagavad Gita -Sri Madhvacharya

(Bhashya and Tatparya Nirnaya)


Chapter 10
Vibhuti Yoga

18 - 19 - 20. Extensively may the equanimity of Your Self and Your manifestations be communicated to me, O Janardana, for never do I seem to be satisfied with Your nectar like words. The Resplendent Lord said: Certainly will I communicate to you My Divine manifestations. In truth, however, there is no limit to their diversity I am the Self, O Arjuna, abiding within all creatures. I am the beginning, the middle and the end as well of all beings. Bhashya :- Though unborn yet He removes the miseries of life, therefore, is known as Janaardana, thus in Baabhravya section – “He is the Being; He is Janardana, i.e. not born, yet removing the afflictions”.
Tatparya Nirnaya :- response towards Me means reflection and meditation about Me. 21 – 22 – 23 – 24 - 25. Of the Adityas, I am Vishnu; of the luminous, I am the radiant Sun. I am Marichi among the Maruts; of the galaxy I am the Moon. Of the Vedas, I am Samaveda; of the gods, I am Indra; of the senses, I am Mind; of the beings, I am Consciousness, of the Rudras, I am Shankara; of the Yakshas and the Rakshasas, I am the Lord of Wealth (Kubera); of the Vasus, I am purifying Agni and of the mountains, I am Meru. Of the household priests, O Partha, among the foremost know Me to be Brihaspati, of the commanders, I am Skanda; of the lakes, I am the Ocean. Of the great seers, I am Bhrigu, of the speech, I am AUM, of the sacrifices, I am the recitation, of the immovables, I am Himalaya.