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1. What is an Atman? Inner self that gives man his essential nature 2. What is the Samsara Cycle? The cycle of birth and death in order for individuals to overcome their desires. 3. What are the two meanings of the word Brahman? Basic principle of the world and that of the Atman but also was the name of the Vedic priests who performed the fire
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Unformatted text preview: sacrifices. 4. What is the cause of Creation according to the Rig Vedic Nasadiya Sukta? Desire from a primal intellect. 5. When were the Upanishads composed? In the 9 th through 7 th centuries BCE....
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