TAT ASMI PRABHO - CONSTITUTIVE AND REGULATIVE PRINCIPLES OF EXISTENCE. HUMAN EXISTENCE IS MAN'S SUBJECTIVE AND OBJECTIVE EXPERIENCE. THIS UPANISHADIC APHORISM OR MAHAVAKYA GIVES UNDERSTANDING OF CONSTITUTIVE PRINCIPLE AND DOES NOT SPECIFY REGULATIVE PRINCIPLE WHICH OPERATES CONSCIOUS LIVING THINGS.
Aham Brahmasmi-“Aham Brahmasmi” – “I am Brahman.” – In the highermost part of my being – pure eternal spirit – there is no difference or distinction of any kind between me and God. This is equally true for all beings and all life.