Cc. Madhya 25.54

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‘vedānta’-mate,-brahma ‘sākāra’ nirūpaṇa
‘nirguṇa’ vyatireke tiṅho haya ta’ ‘saguṇa’

Synonyms

vedāntaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvedānta

of Vedānta philosophy; the philosophy of the Vedānta-sūtra; the philosophy of Vedānta; Vedānta philosophy.
-mateplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigmate

decision; in the opinion; philosophical conclusions.
—according to Vedānta philosophy; brahmaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigbrahma

brahma; brāhmaṇas; mantras beginning with oṁ (such as oṁ tad viṣṇoḥ paramaṁ padaṁ sadā paśyanti sūrayaḥ); Veda; Vedas; absolute; Absolute Truth; all my brahminical qualifications; all the Vedas; all the Vedas with their different branches of knowledge; all the Vedas; all transcendental literatures; and brahma; Being; brahma; Brahmaloka; Brahman; brahminical civilization; brahminical culture; by Lord Brahmā; called by the name Brahman; from the activities of Brahman realization or austerity; Gāyatrī hymns; impersonal Brahman; impersonal Brahman realization; is the brāhmaṇas; knowledge of Brahman; Kṛṣṇa; Lord Brahmā; of a brāhmaṇa; of impersonal Brahman; of impersonal Brahman, or the Absolute Truth; of Lord Brahmā; of the brāhmaṇas; of the impersonal effulgence; spirit; spiritual; spiritual kingdom; spiritual knowledge; spiritual nature; spiritual power; Supreme; the brāhmaṇas; the Vedas; the Absolute; the Absolute Truth; the all-pervading Absolute Truth; the brahminical culture; the greatest; the Gāyatrī mantra; the impersonal Brahman (which is an emanation from Kṛṣṇa); the impersonal Brahman; the impersonal Brahman effulgence; the impersonal feature; the Parabrahman, Kṛṣṇa; the personified Vedas; the Supreme; the Supreme Absolute Truth; the Supreme Brahman; the Supreme Brahman, the Personality of Godhead; the Supreme Lord; the Supreme Personality of Godhead; the supreme spirit; the supreme truth, the Absolute Truth, Brahman; the Vedic knowledge; the Vedic literatures; the Vedic wisdom; Transcendence; transcendental; truth; unlimited; Vedic; Vedic knowledge; Vedic sound; without change; You are known as Brahman.
—the Absolute Truth; saplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsa

accompanied by; along with; he; her; that; with.
-ākāraplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigakara

a mine; mines; the mine.
nirūpaṇaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bignirūpaṇa

ascertainment; decision; description; discerning; settling; there is an indication.
—established as the Supreme Personality of Godhead, a person; nirguṇaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bignirguṇa

without material qualifications.
—without material qualifications; vyatirekeplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvyatireke

by indirect explanations.
—by indirect explanations; tiṅhoplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigtiṅho

He (the Lord); He; Lord Kṛṣṇa; She; the Lord; the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
—the Supreme Personality of Godhead; hayaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bighaya

are; is; appear; appears; are; are achieved; are there; assembled; awakened; awakens; became; become; become possible; becomes; becomes filled; becomes fulfilled; becomes manifest; becomes possible; becomes so; can be used; come out; happens; He is; here is; horse; increases; is; is certainly; is conducted; is it; is possible; is present; is there; it becomes; it becomes possible; it becomes so; it is; it is so; it so becomes; let it be; one becomes; remains; render; resounded; take place; takes; takes place; the horse; there are; there becomes; there can be; there is; there is awakening of; there was; there would be; they are; they become; they were; took place; was; were; will be; would be.
—is; ta'plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigta

but; certainly; however; in spite of; indeed; now; of them; then; thereupon.
—indeed; saplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsa

accompanied by; along with; he; her; that; with.
-guṇaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigguna

attributes.
—fully qualified with spiritual attributes. 

Translation

“According to Vedānta philosophy, the Absolute Truth is a person. When the word nirguṇa [without qualities] is used, it is to be understood that the Lord has attributes that are totally spiritual.