Vedanta

How to understand Death

Let us understand what death is ? When one was born as newborn child, when his mind or memory was not fully developed, that time...

What happens after a person attains Moksha? Does the soul live...

In Hinduism, the main two philosophies are Mimamsa & Vedanta What happens after a person attains moksha? This is  a belief of  Mimamsa philosophy that...

What is the difference between Purusha and Brahman?

No, there is nothing called Purusha ( Jiva ). Upanishads says that Brahman (Atman) alone is real and exists. Purusha is a false association seen...

What according to Hinduism, is the purpose of life?

Before we seek answer to this question, consider these scenario’s : Suppose if I am born as pygmy in Africa and I was unaware...

What is Maya (माया) ?

Maya is the power of Brahman which is the source and creator of this world. Adi Sanakara mentioned in Vivekchudamani verse 108 : अव्यक्तनाम्नी परमेशशक्तिः अनाद्यविद्या...