Beset with that primal ignorance, the individual self flows down into the cascade of pre-existing adjuncts… mind, intellect, vitality, body, world objects… and identifies with their attributes, seeded by the mother ground of memory — the causal substratum of both the creation and the individual being.
The Self-Pure is the Purush and
the Mother Substratum the Prakriti
of Yoga and Sankhya tradition
in Vedic perspective.