Kaushitaki Upanishad

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The Kaushitaki Upanishad (Sanskrit: कौषीतकि उपनिषद्, Kauṣītāki Upaniṣad) is an Upanishads, associated with the Kaushitaki shakha of the Rigveda. It is a Sāmānya Upanishad, meaning that it is "common" to all schools of Vedanta. It figures as number 25 in the Muktika canon of 108 Upanishads.

The Kaushitaki Upanishad is part of the Kaushitaki Aranyaka or the Shankhayana Aranyaka, which itself is part of the Kaushitaki Brahmana. The Kaushitaki Aranyaka comprises 15 chapters and its chapters 3-6 form the Kaushitaki Upanishad.

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