From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By Swami Harshananda
Saptajñānabhumikā literally means ‘seven preparatory stages for attaining knowledge’.
The Varāha Upanisad describes seven bhumikās or preparatory stages for obtaining knowledge. They are as follows:
- Varāha Upanisad 4.2.1-17
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore