सगुणनिर्गुणभेदवर्णनं नाम द्विचत्वारिंशोऽध्यायः
Description of the difference between (God) with form and without – Chapter 42
सूत उवाच |
Suta Goswami said (to the sages)
यच्चादौ हि समुत्पन्नं निर्गुणात्परमात्मनः |
तदेव शिवसंज्ञं हि वेदवेदान्तिनो विदुः || 2 ||
That only which got produced right in the beginning from the formless supreme soul is really called Shiva (and) Veda scholars know that.
Then Prakriti was produced.