We learn more lessons about the Inner Self in the next upanishad: “The Self is the dearest of all things, and only through the Self is anything else dear. The Self is the origin of all finite happiness, but it is itself pure bliss, transcending definition. It remains unaffected by deeds, good or bad. It is beyond feeling and beyond knowledge, but it is not beyond the meditation of the sage…
Lead me from the unreal to the real.
Lead me from darkness to light.
Lead me from death to immortality.”