What is God? A Hindu Perspective: Metaphysics & Philosophy

en.wikipedia.org en.wikipedia.org The Vedas are the supreme authority for all orthodox schools. Six systems (Samkhya, Yoga, Vedanta, Mimamsa, Nyaya, and Vaiseshika) belong to the Astika Darsana, the term Darsana literally meaning “vision,” vision of the Absolute Truth. Astika means theist. On the other hand, Charvaka (materialism), Jainism and Buddhism, for instance are termed Nastika, ie not based on the Vedas. Each of the four Vedas (Rig, Yajur, Saman and Atharvan) is again divided into four sections, namely, Samhita (collection of hymns), Brahmanas (treatises on sacrifices and rituals), Aranyakas (“forest books” for hermits about sacrifices and contemplation), and the Upanishads, dealing with deeper metaphysics and theosophical speculations. Reincarnation (samsara) is the practical way in which one reaps the fruits of one’s deeds. The self is forced to enter a new material existence until all karmic debt is paid – “By means of thought, touch, sight and passions and by the abundance of food and drink there are birth and development of the (embodied) self. According to his deeds, the embodied self assumes successively various forms in various conditions” (Shvetashvatara Upanishad 5,11). Arjuna inquired, “Which are considered to be more perfect, those who are always properly engaged in Your devotional service or those who worship the impersonal Brahman, the unmanifest?” (Bhagavad Gita 12.1). Krsna, Supreme Personality of Godhead said, “Those who fix their minds on My
Video Rating: 4 / 5

The Aladdin Secret
50% commission. The Aladdin Secret reveals how to create thought forms and tulpas for a life of total success. Law of Attraction, psychic, prosperity, success, occult, magick, astral, wealth, make money, the secret, genie, god, power, healing
The Aladdin Secret
Share the article:Tweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on FacebookShare on StumbleUponShare on YummlyPin on PinterestShare on RedditBuffer this pageEmail this to someone
« »

© 2017 Astral Psychic