On Ashtavakra Gita: The real man stands innocently naked, free of all virtues

Acharya Prashant
2 min readJul 19, 2022

The following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Question (Q): Ashtavakra talks about being desireless, dispassionate, and egoless. A wise man is defined to possess all these virtues. But how?

Acharya Prashant (AP): See, look at the wordings. You are saying Ashtavakra…