( The Scriptural Treatise )
The glosser skips over expressions that are not materially or directly useful for elaboration of his particular thesis.
At the same time, the Karika does not bring forth vividly ideas that are only hinted at or suggested by he microscopic expression in the Upanishad.
Since the Mandukya Upanishad serves as the very framework for the Gaudapada's artistic embroidery in philosophy, this chapter is called as "Agama Prakarana".
To be continued ....
Swami Sri Adi Sankaracharya Idol