Sacred Texts  Hinduism  Index  Previous  Next 

25. And as in the case of the gods and so on, in (their) world.

As the gods and similar exalted beings create, each in his own world, whatever they require by their mere volition, so the Supreme Person creates by his mere volition the entire world. That the gods about whose powers we know from the Veda only (not through perception) are here quoted as supplying a proving instance, is done in order to facilitate the comprehension of the creative power of Brahman, which

p. 473

is also known through the Veda.--Here terminates the adhikarana of 'the observation of employment.'

Next: 26. Or the consequence of the entire Brahman entering into the effect...