Art, Religion and Society in the Greek Geometric Period. by Langdon, Susan Helen

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Fire obtained it from the W ind and F ire told it to V äkpati. i, the great souled one. Then it w as obtained by the Rsis and from them it reached the Siddhas. From the S iddhas it cam e to the YoginTs and and m ortals. In this w ay (this hym n) has com e through the tradition (kranta) from m outh to m outh and is established (there). m> ii Every accom plishm ent (sid d h i) is attained by m eans o f this king o f hym ns. T his reality (tattva) should not be revealed n< r is it w ritten in (any) book.

Ie pair o f opposites (dvandvayugm a) once assum ed in an instant the fit si descent (of consciousness), that is, the one called Sam bhava. (141) tüM item (irM w wrM *" ß a l w j 11 T he (goddess) called Khccaft is spontaneously (svatuh) perceived by m eans o f the eight 3äkta goddesses when she assum es t i c second aspect o f the descent (of consciousness). (142) BhücarT is constantly generated by her own twelve energies when she enters with sudden force (sahasä) the third (descent) whicl is that o f right know ledge (sathyagjnäna).

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