[boo-dee, boo d-ee]
- intellect, seen as an intuitive faculty giving increased spiritual awareness.
Origin of buddhi
< Sanskrit; compare bodhati (he) awakes
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Human evolution develops the mental principle, Manas; Super-human evolution develops the spiritual body, Buddhi.Reincarnation
Buddhi, though meaning intellect, is used rather in the sense of ascertaining or perception.Hinduism And Buddhism, Volume II. (of 3)
Now, in the first place, nothing in the context warrants the explanation of the first 'tat' by buddhi.
Hence we conclude that the buddhi and the individual soul are spoken of.