by Damodara Rao Dasu

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tadvat jeevatvam - keeravANi- Adi

P tadvat jeevatvam brahmaNi tadvajjeevatvam || Individual Soul is just like the reflection of Supreme Soul.
AP yadvattOyE chandravitvam
yadvan mukurE pratibimbatvam ||
It is like the reflection of moon in water. It is just like a reflected image in mirror.
C 1 sthANau yadvannara roopatvam
bhAnukarE yadvattOyatvam ||
It is like human form carved from basic wood which is akin to Lord Siva. It is like water caused by Sun rays.
C 2 Suktau yadvadrajastamasatvam
rajjau yadvat phaNi dEhatvam ||
It is like pure pearl reflecting both bright and dark objects. It is like a rope mistaken to be a snake.
C 3 paramahamsa guruNA advayavidyA
bhaNita dhikkruta mAyAvidyA ||
Supreme Guru (Adi Sankara) expounded Advata philosophy (Non-Dualism) dispelling delusion (Maya) and ignorance (avidya).