eye (gaze) in the Katha Upanishad

jkirk jkirk at MICRON.NET
Wed Feb 6 17:47:11 UTC 2002

Apologies to the list for my stupidity.   I had somehow got the erroneous
idea that this sutra was written much later in E Asia.  The internet never
fails to amaze--i just found this URL containing Burton Watson's edition of
the LS and am proceeding to study it.

joanna K
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tenzin Bob Thurman" <tbt7 at COLUMBIA.EDU>
To: <INDOLOGY at liverpool.ac.uk>
Sent: Wednesday, February 06, 2002 9:23 AM
Subject: Re: eye (gaze) in the Katha Upanishad

> Hi Joanna,
> The Lotus Sutra, with its associated texts, most certainly originated in
> India, as well as the figure of Avalokiteshvara, who certainly is
> involved with "gazing!"
> Bob Thurman

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