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Paramātman literally means ‘the Supreme Self’.
 
Paramātman literally means ‘the Supreme Self’.
  
If each of the individual souls is called ‘jīvātman’, God is called Paramātman, which is opposite to him. Paramātman is the same as Brahman.
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If each of the individual souls is called ‘jīvātman’, God is called Paramātman, which is opposite to him. Paramātman is the same as [[Brahman]].
  
  
 
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* The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore
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* The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram [[Krishna]] Math, Bangalore
  
 
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Latest revision as of 21:03, 17 December 2016

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Paramatman, ParamAtman, Paramaatman


Paramātman literally means ‘the Supreme Self’.

If each of the individual souls is called ‘jīvātman’, God is called Paramātman, which is opposite to him. Paramātman is the same as Brahman.


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore