Nirvana Shatkam – the ultimate self-introduction by Adi Shankara

We know Shankara as the great philosopher, sannyasi, reformer and a revolutionary. But all this knowledge has been assimilated from works of others, say his disciples and commentators. This article is a deep-dive into Shankara’s own self-introduction, the Nirvana Shatkam, that he recited during his first meeting with his Guru, Govinda Bhagavatpada. The work canContinue reading “Nirvana Shatkam – the ultimate self-introduction by Adi Shankara”