Research of Ancient Philosophy


The Prashna upanishad is a series of answers to questions. The question asked in the third chapter is related to Prana. Irrespective of which angle you approach the upanishads, “Prana” is a very important concept, from which a number of later concepts are built. For e.g., the surya siddanta states in verse 11: prANAdiH kathito mUrtastruTayAdyomUrtasMjnakaH prANAdi + kathito + mUrta + atra + aTa + AdyA + mUrta + saMjna +… Read More