9781884852121-1884852122-Journey From Many to One / Essentials of Advaita Vedanta

Journey From Many to One / Essentials of Advaita Vedanta

ISBN-13: 9781884852121
ISBN-10: 1884852122
Edition: 2009
Author: Swami Bhaskarananda
Publication date: 2009
Publisher: Viveka Press
Format: Paperback 224 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781884852121
ISBN-10: 1884852122
Edition: 2009
Author: Swami Bhaskarananda
Publication date: 2009
Publisher: Viveka Press
Format: Paperback 224 pages

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Acknowledged author Swami Bhaskarananda wrote Journey From Many to One / Essentials of Advaita Vedanta comprising 224 pages back in 2009. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1884852122 and 9781884852121. Since then Journey From Many to One / Essentials of Advaita Vedanta textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ 0.30 or rent at the marketplace.

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The book presents the essentials of Advaita Vedanta in simple language using easy to understand analogies. Advaita Vedanta is the ancient, secretive, esoteric philosophy of India which explains the true nature of Reality, God and the world. Some of the topics it discusses are: the Ultimate Reality called Brahman; Nirguna Brahman and Saguna Brahman (Transcendental Brahman and Personal God); Atman or the individual soul; the relationship between Brahman and Atman; the illusory nature of the world; Maya or the illusive creative power of God; Maya and creation; different theories about creation; Pramanas or sources of valid knowledge; Asti, Bhati & Priya aspects of Brahman; Nama and Rupa (name and form) aspects of this world; the four states of existence-Sushupti (deep sleep state), Swapna (dream state), Jagrat (waking state) & Turiya (the fourth state identical with Transcendental Brahman);the antiquity of Advaita Vedanta and its well-known teachers, etc. It also discusses how to experience the Ultimate Reality by developing a purified mind. A whole chapter is used to explain the meaning of the expression "pure mind."

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