Prasna Upanishad

The Prasna Upanishad is an ancient Sanskrit text, embedded inside Atharva Veda, ascribed to Pippalada Sakha of Vedic scholars. The Prashna Upanishad contains six Prashna (questions), and each is a chapter with a discussion of answers. The chapters end with the phrase,  prasnaprativakanam, which literally means, “thus ends the answer to the question”.  In some manuscripts discovered in India, the Upanishad is divided into three  Adhyayas (chapters) with a total of six Kandikas (कण्डिका, short sections). 

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