Chapter-3: Kapila’s Instructions to Devahuti - 11.
Hence, the mind cannot feel the necessity to get distracted or to go in some other direction.
We may not feel at that time, “I am contemplating an extra-cosmic Supreme Person seated in heaven, and I have left the Earth which also seems to have some value for me.”
These values which are supposed to be in this world are included in this Supreme Magnificence, because God is not merely a transcendent creator, He is also an immanent material out of which the whole universe is created.
Abhinna-nimitta-upadana-karanatva is the nature of God—that is, the unity of Being is the material cause as well the instrumental cause of creation.
To be continued .....