Analysis Regarding the Existence and Nonexistence of Meditative Stability

Analysis Regarding the Existence and Nonexistence of Meditative Stability (bSam gtan yod med thaggcod) says:

In wholeness, the essential heart, which is mind nature,

Both presence and absence of meditation are contradictions

Its presence, a superimposition due to calmness

Its absence, a nihilist’s detraction.

If neither, indefinite and undemonstrable.

Atman – which all things cannot make to shine

The Atman is that by which the universe is pervaded, but which

nothing pervades; which causes all things to shine, but which

all things cannot make to shine