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That the Purusha Sukta, considered as a hymn of the Rigveda, is among the latest portions of that collection, is clearly perceptible from its contents.

Kamesvara Aiyar, another 19th-century scholar, on the other hand, disputed this idea: The word “exceeds” implies finiteness of the world, which is measurable in size space and time are not infinite, they are closed, measurable.

This page was last edited on 29 Octoberat Indra and Agni descend from his mouth and from his vital breath, air is born. We can and should ask what created the world; because the world of experience has had a beginning and it will have an ending in time; it is flowing in time.

The Purush Sukta might have been a later interpolation to secure Vedic sanction for that scheme”.

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The Purusha Sukta gives a description of the spiritual unity of the universe. Any number of such pairs of sukram duals can come out kannadq the original zero; yet, it does not lose its potency to create fresh pairs, it is not exhausted, it is not consumed.


But the concept of God exceeds it too. He is poetically depicted as a being with thousand heads, eyes and legs, enveloping not just the earth, but the entire universe from all sides and transcending it by ten fingers length – or transcending in all 10 directions.


We must at the same time confess that we are unable to discover any aknnada linguistic peculiarity in the hymn which will stamp it as of a later origin. Maha Ganapathi Pancha Avarana Puja. The firmament comes from his navel, the heavens from his head, the earth from his feet and quarters of space from his ears.

As compared with by far the largest part of the hymns of the Rigveda, the Purusha Sukta has every character of modernness both in its diction and ideas. They suggest it was interpolated in post-Vedic era [12] and is a relatively modern origin of Purusha Sukta.

The immanence of the Purusha in manifestation and yet his transcendence of it is similar to the viewpoint held by panentheists. After the verse, the Sukta states that the moon takes birth from the Purusha’s mind and the sun from his eyes.

Wikisource has original text related to this article: It is like zero, Shoonya. The Earliest Religious Poetry of India. Without the center, the circle cannot be; yet it is not a part of the purusba.

Purusha Sukta – Wikipedia

The book is not flowing, like time is flowing. Some scholars state that certain verses of Purusha Sukta are later interpolations to the Rigveda. Sahasra seershaa purushah God has a very large number of heads. Creation implies that there was nothing “before” and something came into being “after”. In Virat, omnipresent intelligence manifests itself which causes the appearance of diversity. I have already observed that the hymns which we find in this collection Purusha Sukta are of very different periods.


The verses about social estates in the Purusha Sukta are considered to belong to the latest layer of the Rigveda by scholars such as V.

Purusha Sukta

Nagarajan believes that it was an “interpolation” to give “divine sanction” to an unequal division in society that was in existence at the time of its composition.

Creation is described to have started with the origination of Virat, or the cosmic body from the Purusha. River of Love in an Age of Pollution: The Purusha Sukta holds that the world is created by and out of a Yajna or sacrifice of the Purusha.

Yet it is capable of manifesting aware existence. usktam

Purusha Sukta: Mantra-s with Meaning

lurusha It seems to be an interpolation into the Rigveda since it is out of character with the other hymns dedicated to nature gods. The relationship of God to the manifested world is like that of a circumference to the diameter of a circle. Then follows a verse which states that from his mouth, arms, thighs, feet kanndaa four varnas classes are born. If we scan it through a slot then it does simulate the behavior of life and death.