Upanishads Quotes: The 4 Mahavakyas or The 4 Great truths


Upanishads Quotes: The Mahavakyas

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Four Mahavakyas

The 4 Mahavakyas are 4 profound Upanishads Quotes that encapsulate the truth about creation and existence.

Meditation on one or all of these sayings can give a glimpse of truth and lead a person on the path of self-realization.

Upanishads quotes that are known as Mahavakyas:


1. “Tat tvam asi” – “Thou art  that”
(Chandogya Upanishad – Sama      Veda)

2. “Aham brahma asmi” –  “I am Brahman” 
       (Brhadaranyaka Upanishad –  Yajur Veda)

3. “Ayam atma brahma” – “This atma is Brahman”
(Mandukya Upanishad – Atharva Veda)
4. “Prajnaanam brahma” – “Consciousness is Brahman”
 (Aitereya Upanishad – Rg. Veda)