Accomplishing the Accomplished: The Vedas as a Source of Valid Knowledge in ?a?kara
Sankara's non-dualistic system of Advaita Vedanta has long been recognized as one of the greatest philosophical achievements of the Indian tradition. At the heart of Sankara's system is the articulation of the means by which a human understanding of ultimate reality can be attained.
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A Review of Current Interpretations of
The Ascertainment and Sources of Valid Knowledge
The Vedas as a Pramdna
The Method of Brahmajndna
The Nature of Brahmajnana The Process
The Triple Process Sravana Listening Manana Reflection
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accepted accomplished according action activity Advaita already anubhava argues argument attainment attributes authoritative authority awareness become body brahmajnana brahman cause clear cognition commentaries concept concerned conclusion considered contemplation contradicted creation definition dependent described desires direct discussion distinction doubts dtman effect entirely establish eternal example existence experience fact follows fruitful function gained human Ibid idea identity immediate implied important independent Indian Philosophy indicates individual inference injunctions inquiry instruction kind known leads limited manana matter means means of knowledge mental method mind moksa nature object organs particular perception person position possible pramana present problem produce purport qualities reality reasoning reference regard relation result revealed role sabda-pramana Sankara says schools scriptures seen sense sentence significance source of knowledge sravana sruti statements suggest teacher term texts thing tion true truth understanding universe Upanisad valid knowledge Vedanta Vedanta-vdkyas Vedas Vedic