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Re: Sri.Mani's non-sequitor

From: Mani Varadarajan (
Date: Mon Jul 05 1999 - 12:30:45 PDT

Sri Sudarshan wrote:
> If I hear you right, Sri.Mani, I hear you now laying down a cardinal rule 
> for all of us members: "Hear ye all ! Praise to Sankara is the taboo of all 
> taboos on the "bhakti-list"!

I'll make a short comment here and leave it at that.

No, I am not saying that praise of Sankara is at all taboo.
I respect Sankara deeply and find his works insightful.
However, please recognize that this list is dedicated to
the Sri Vaishnava tradition. I felt that mere praise of Sankara 
(and subsequent denigration of other Vaidikas, such as mImAmsakAs,
as "enemies from within"), without proper context, required a