The Concept of Brahman

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Personal: Brahman Saguna (with attributes)
Possesses a personality and form.

Nature 

  • The underlying essence of the material world 
  • All the manifestations of the cosmos from the life giving elements, sun oceans etc basic to plant life and all creatures have their origin in Brahman. 
  • It is the atman, the innermost self 
  • Brahman Saguna is God seen as the many Deities.
  • Manifested in the trimurti. the three divine energies, creative (Brahma), preserver 
  • (Vishnu) and destroyer and recreator (Shiva) 

Role and Importance

  • Personal forms of God are important in the establishment

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