The face of the Ultimate is hidden

July 21, 2015

clip_image002 “The face of the Ultimate is hidden by a golden cover. The cosmic Man, who is there in the sun, that I am Myself, OM, the abstract, the Divine Supreme.”

— Yajur Veda Samhita XL.17, Vol. III, translated by Swami Sayta Prakash Saraswati & Udaya Vir Viraj; DAV Publication Division, Delhi, 2012.

“In Time [Kâla] are set this Angiras,

and Atharvan who came from Heaven,

both this world and the world supreme,

all higher worlds and higher interspaces.

Having conquered the worlds by Words of wisdom,

Time [Kâla], the God Supreme, goes on.”

 

— Atharva Veda Samhita, Kânda 19.54.5, translated by R.L. Kashyap; Sri Aurobindo Kapâli Sâstry Institute of Vedic Culture, Bangalore India, 2011.

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