Re: Trouble finding an Advaita śloka

Elliot M. Stern emstern at VERIZON.NET
Fri Mar 9 12:02:12 UTC 2012

> Iṣṭasiddhi I.140

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On Mar 9, 2012, at 6:18, Michael Williams <Michael.Williams at POSTGRAD.MANCHESTER.AC.UK> wrote:

> Dear All,
> I am having trouble locating a quote which the Mādhva thinker Jayatīrtha mentions in his commentary on Madhva's Upādhikhaṇḍana. The well-known quote is clearly from an Advaitin source, and I am almost certain it is Vimuktātman's Iṣṭasiddhi. It reads as follows:
> durghaṭatvaṃ avidyāyā bhūṣaṇaṃ na tu dūṣaṇaṃ
> kathaṃcid ghaṭamānatve, 'vidyātvaṃ durghaṭaṃ bhavet
> If anyone knows precisely where this quote comes from, I would be most grateful for the details.
> Thanks and best wishes,
> Michael Williams

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