THE UPANISADS THE UPANISADS: The Upanisads which are the concluding portion as the cream of the Veda and are therefore rightly called ‘Vedanta’. The word ‘Upanisads’ is derived from the root ‘sad’ which means : To sit down To destroy To loosen. ‘Upa’ means ‘near by’ and ‘ni’ means, ‘devotedly’. The word therefore means the … Read more