sutra 2.19: everyday special

Sutra 2.19: vishesha avishesha linga-matra alingani guna parvani Such objects may even be of different kinds or categories: 1) they can be special supernatural experiences, 2) they can be commonplace and routine experiences, 3) they may have distinguishing marks or characteristics, or 4) they may be subtle, without any distinguishing marks: and their qualities may…

sutra 2.18: experiencing the senses

Sutra 2.18: prakasha kriya sthiti shilam bhuta indriya atmakam bhoga apavarga artham drishyam What is the object and how does it come into being? The object of the experiencing is threefold in nature – (1) the light of intelligence, (2) dynamic activity, and (3) material existence. While the external cosmos is the object of the…