SV: creation of human kind
Palaniappa at AOL.COM
Fri Jan 22 18:10:07 EST 1999
In a message dated 1/22/99 10:35:29 AM Central Standard Time,
g.v.simson at EAST.UIO.NO writes:
> Could the text also be understood as: "standing in the front part of
> Partha's chariot"?
In fact, this is exactly what the meaning is. One can compare the
cilappatikAram lines below.
tErmun2 nin2Ra ticai mukan2 kANap
pArati ATiya viyan2 pANTaraGkamum (cilappatikAram 6.44-45)
According to the commentator aTiyArkkunallAr, "tErmun2" refers to the front
part of the chariot where brahma is standing.
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