11.

Avidya-vidya

Ignorance-knowledge

Avidya is ignorance-desire-world.

Vidya is knowledge-aspiration-world.

Avidya tells us what we are: death's dole.

Vidya tells us what we are: Immortality's Life-Flow, Infinity's Love-Light, Eternity's Silence-Height.


From:Sri Chinmoy,The core of India's Light, part 1, Agni Press, 1992
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