• Definition for "Advaita"
    • A Sanskrit philosophical term that could be literally…
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    • Śaṅkara's teaching is known as Advaita
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Advaita definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A Sanskrit philosophical term that could be literally rendered in English as nonduality: denoting that though distinctions and variegation come in the personal condition they are unreal or illusory consequently they are not eventually true.
    • A contraction of "Advaita Vedanta", which denotes an orthodox philosophical college of Sanatana Dharma (Hinduism).
  • noun:
    • The pantheistic doctrine of Vedanta school of Hindu philosophy, taught especially in Shankara's commentary from the upanishads. The doctrine is átman, self, is Brahman, the Absolute.
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