From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Swami Harshananda
Taijasa literally means ‘one who is bright’.
When Jīva gets associated with these three states it is called viśva, taijasa and prājña respectively.
- Jīva means the individual soul.
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore