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Body & Soul(Kshetra Kshetragnya Vibhag Yoga):- SHLOK 01
1. This, the body, O son of Kunti, is called Kshetra ; him who knows it, they who know of them call Kshetrajna. In the words the body the Lord specifies the thing referred to by the pronoun this. Kshetrathe field, the body, matteris so called because it is shielded from injury, or because it is destructible, or because it, is liable to decay, or because the fruits of actions are reaped in it as in a field. This body is designated as Kshetra, the field matter. He who knows this Kshetra, i.e he who comprehends it in understanding from head to foot, He who perceives it as distinct from himself by knowledge, natural or imparted by others; him they designate as Kshetrajna, the knower of the field, the comprehender of matter,they who know of Kshetra and Kshetrajna. Identity of the soul with the Lord. Thus Kshetra and Kshetrajna have been described: Is this all the knowledge that one has to acquire about them ? No Listen:
Sri Shankaracharaya
1. Bhagawan stated: "Oh, Arjuna; this body itself is Kshetra (region, sphere); Atman Himself, who knows this, is Kshetrajna (subject).
Sri. Gangolli D.B
 
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