Lecture 27 revised

Lecture 27 revised - Lecture 19 -We sometimes arrive at...

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Lecture 19 -We sometimes arrive at verbal scriptures called Pramana Carvaka -This person is not bothered of anything, his only purpose in life is to enjoy -Though it is not proven, there are the most number of followers of this -He doesn’t believe in punya or papak (good or bad thing) -This guy placed a lot of importance on life, Ghee is really a staple, buy lots of this and drink -Caru means “sweet” - -General philosophy: get money/borrow money, and eat food. -We are only worried about telling lies if it seems like a sin, however if someone doesn’t believe in that as a sin, then it shouldn’t be a worry, borrow and enjoy! -This is the materialistic life Purvapaksa - Looking at the different views, and then forming your own view, which is called Siddhanta Sankara - A follower of Advaita was Sankara, and he didn’teven recognize the Carvaka. However he would refute all the other different views (Nyana, Janism, Buddhism, etc.). However, he did not recognize Carvaka at all because he believed that it did not hold any philosophies
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