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Samkhya

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"Samkhya" is a book by Mukta Biswas.

  • also known as "Samkhya: yoga epistemology"

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Samkhya, also Sankhya, Sāṃkhya, or Sāṅkhya, is one of the six schools of Hindu philosophy and classical Indian philosophy.

  • also known as 数论

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Google previewPerspectives of Reality: An Introduction to the Philosophy ...

Samkhya is a system, however, that eschews any kind of divine agency. Atheism. Classical Samkhya is an atheistic system, possibly influenced by Buddhism and Jainism. Yoga, on the other hand is theistic, and the combined sdmkhyayoga ...

Google previewSandalwood and Carrion (2012)

Smell in Indian Religion and Culture by James McHugh

Samkhya is a dualistic philosophy, teaching that there are two independent exis — tents: consciousness (purusa) and...

Google previewReligions Today (2013)

An Introduction by Mary Pat Fisher

Advaita Vedanta Whereas Samkhya is a dualistic system, Advaita (“nondualist”) Vedanta is generally monistic, positing a single reality. It is based on the Upanishads. Shankara reorganized the teachings many centuries later, probably ...

Google previewThe Snow Cone Diaries

by Juan Valdez

Samkhya is a fundamentally dualistic philosophy, in the sense that it lays out more than one fundamental principle from which the universe comes into existence, namely the inert Purusha combined with the active principle of Prakriti. This is ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Encyclopedia of Hinduism: N-Z (2002)

by James G. Lochtefeld

Samkhya is an atheistic dualism based on the distinction between a conscious but inert Skanda Skanda, the god Shiva's son.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Theory & Practice in Psychotherapy & Counseling

by Jose A. Fadul (General Editor)

Samkhya and yoga are conflated together and some verses describe them as being identical. Mokshadharma also describes an early practice of elemental meditation. Classical era (200 BCE - 500 CE) Raja yoga During the period between ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of India (2006)

by Surjit Mansingh

SAMKHYA. This is the name given to one of the oldest of six schools of orthodox Hindu philosophy. It is associated with yoga, which has antecedents ...

Google previewDictionary of the Dharmasastra (2003)

by Swami Parmeshwaranand

For some Samkhya thinkers posited the sambandha between prakrti and the purusa as sva-svami-sambandha, the prakrti standing towards the purusa as property stands towards its Owner. Or it was svd-svdmi-bhava, Property itself). In other ...

Google previewIndian Philosophical Analysis (1993)

Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika from Gaṅgeśa to Raghunātha Śiromaṇi by Karl H. Potter, Sibajiban Bhattacharyya

IV: Samkhya: It discusses ...

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