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Rope-Snake analogy in Upanishads

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Here are the Upanishads in which the rope-snake example is used. 734 more words


Faith and Fear

“To one who has faith, no explanation is necessary. To one without faith, no explanation is possible.” —Thomas Aquinas

“Faith means not wanting to know what is true.” —

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Barthian Shankara

Early in his commentary (bhasya) on the Brahma Sutras of Badarayana, Shankaracarya, the greatest sage of the Advaita Vedanta, offers a theory about the Brahman-world relation, and our knowledge of it. 590 more words

bhagavad gītā : upanişads :: conclusions : derivations (logical arguments)

We know that bhagavad gītā summarises the upanişads.

But we often forget that bhagavad gītā is a 700 ślökā: summary of the innumerable mantrā: of the upanişads. 116 more words

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