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Mahavakya Upanishad

Mahavakya Upanishad is the 92nd Upanishad of 108 Upanishads of Muktika Upanishad Order and forms part of Atharva Veda. It deals with Hamsa Vidya and the concepts that relates to Atman, Anatman and Paramatman. It is a minor Upanishad containing twelve verses.
Lord Brahma begins to discourse: I present now the highest Upanishad. It is the profound secret and it should not be imparted to unworthy people. It should be imparted only to those of consistent behaviour, having their tendency turned inward and seeking this knowledge from their Guru.
The aspirant who is indent on acquiring the supreme knowledge should withdraw himself from the eyes of wisdom that understands the non-existence of the outer phenomenal world  which leads from bondage to liberation and from the eyes of ignorance that believes the existence of the phenomenal world which leads to bondage.
The reason for the belief in the existence of phenomenal world is attributed to the dominance of Tamas which is darkness that hides th…