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vedas (3)

time
subject
hindu document

1500 bc
knowledge
upanishads (3)

time
subject
dialogue

800-200 bc
world view
brahmin
caste system

priests
karma
every action has a reaction

good, bad, neutral actions

law of karma produced by Jiva
dharma
moral duties, obligations, practices
maya

where it is
what it stands for
where jiva thrives

suffering, desires

representation of the physical world
caste
system that assigns duties
aims of existence (4)
artha- job, wealth
kama- intellectual
dharma- moral duties, ethics

moksha- liberation
om
primal sounds that symbolizes brahman
jiva
mind, body relationship
tat tvam asi
that though art

brahman
atman
existence without body- in a spirit
sat chit ananda
truth, pure conciousness, bliss

brahman= sat chit ananda
turiya
state of pure conciousness, similar to brahman

aims of existence

4 of 4
karma samsara
transmigration, reincarnation
karma yoga
ways of action (active person)

detached action
jnana yoga
ways of wisdom (reflective person)
bhakti yoga
ways of devotion (affective person)
brahma
creator
trimurti

list the three
3 images of god

brahma
vishnu
shiva
vishnu
resolver
shiva
destroyer
utlimate concern
moksha
proximate concerns
wealth, job, money
psuo religous
believing you are religious but you are not
crypto religous
believing you are not religious but you are
paul tillich qoute
faith is the state of being utimatley concerned
polymorphic monism
many faces of the one
4 layers of jiva
mind
body
intellect
vital breath
tapas
heat, energy within
devi
goddess
deva
god
murti
image of a diety
shakti
energy created by brahman
bhagavad gita

date
after what
bible of hindus
1st cent
upanishads
transcendance
the ultimate
aryans

brought what
authors of...
immigrants to India
brought sanscript
upanishads
dravidians
locals of india
namaste
i greet the divine within you