Posted by: adbhutam | October 10, 2018

Tenets of Vedanta in the Charaka Samhita

Tenets of Vedanta in the Charaka Samhita

The Charaka Samhita, a work of Ayurveda, of the 2nd Century BCE – 2nd Century CE, along with the ancient commentary of Chakrapani (10 – 11th Century CE), contains a number of tenets of Vedanta such as jiva svarupa, Moksha, jivanmukti, jiva as Brahman in moksha, worship of a variety of deities for relief from pain, importance of Veda, etc. Some of these ideas contained in the text are presented in the article downloadable here:

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