Pratyabhijna System – The Tattvas of Sensible Experience : 17-31

Five powers of sense-perception – Jnanendriyas or Buddhindriyas – products of Aharhkara. (17) Smelling (ghranendriya) (18) Tasting (rasanendriya) (19) Seeing (caksurindriya) (20) Feeling by touch (sparsanendriya) (21) Hearing (sravanendriya) Five karmendriyas or powers of action. These are also products of Aharhkara. (22) Speaking {vagindriya) (23) Handling (hastendriya) (24) Locomotion (padendriya) Read more…

Pratyabhijna System – The Tattvas of Mental Operation (14-16 – Buddhi, Ahamkara, and Manas.

Prakrati differentiates  into antahkarana (the psychic apparatus ) , indriyas (senses) and bhutas (matter). ´Antahkarana (the psychic apparatus ) has Buddhi, Ahamkara, and Manas. (14) Buddhi – ascertaining intelligence (vyavasayatmika), external object reflected through eye and internal images built out of samskaras ( impressions on the mind) (15) Ahamkara – Read more…