Tag: katha upanishad

  • The World is an Upside-Down Tree

    The World is an Upside-Down Tree

    Many people are familiar the the “upside-down tree” analogy in the 15th Chapter of the Gita. Recently, however, I learned this is a direct reference to Katha Upanishad (2.3.1). This is edifying to know, because we always say Vyāsa’s purpose in writing the Gita was to summarize and harmonize all the Upanishads. Here is how […]