Paramātman

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By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Paramatman, ParamAtman, Paramaatman


Paramātman (‘the Supreme Self’)

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

See BRAHMAN for more details.


References

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

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Paramātman (‘the Supreme Self’) If each of the individual souls is called ‘jlvātman’, God is called Paramāt¬man as opposed to him. Paramātman is the same as Brahman. See BRAHMAN for more details.