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Noun1.Darsana - (from the Sanskrit word for `to see') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints on the nature of reality and the release from bondage to karma
Hindooism, Hinduism - a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in reincarnation, by a belief in a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils
Sanskrit, Sanskritic language - (Hinduism) an ancient language of India (the language of the Vedas and of Hinduism); an official language of India although it is now used only for religious purposes
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Advaita was certainly not the most doctrinally congenial darsana to declare equivalent to monotheism--a fact of which the prince ought to have been conscious, given his previous extensive studies of the traditions of Yoga, Visistadvaita, and popular bhakti movements such as that of Baba Lai's Kabiri Vaisnavas.
5) Strong textual support for such an intra-traditional reading of Samskara is available in the fact that Naranappa's "borrow, if you must, but drink your ghee" (Murthy 1999, 21) dictum actually presents a resonant play on the Charvaka tenet: "While life remains let a man live happily, let him feed on ghee even though he runs in debt" (Sarva darsana Sangraha of Madhavacharya 2007, 10).
Oman regained their lead in the 45th minute through their in-form forward Mahmood Ashoor Ramadhan who dragged a penalty corner into the left hand post of Sri Lankan goalie Darsana Ratnasiri.
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The Mahotsav has several modules, such as a food and shopping festival, as well as the Braj Darsana -- a multi- media interactive exhibition.
It is surprising to think that Bhartrhari, who is an authoritative thinker of pre-Sankara era, possibly to whom Adi-Sandakacarya owes a lot for his thesis of Advairta Darsana, who has somehow or other guided though indirectly many branches of philosophical systems like Saivagamas etc.
yaha upramta raja ranajita malla, sri kasivasa nimitta jada candragiri parpatama cadhi nepalako mavale nepalatarpha heri yakachina visrama gari usai ghari yaka gita yasta tarhako // (the text of the raga here) vastatarhako gitabamdhi gai asrupata gari nepala ksetrako darsana gari sarasara kasitarpha gaya.
For a station in Jalta we bought in advance the Darsana hill which overlooked and dominated the city.
Philosophy is a way of life and religion is a worldview, each is both darsana (view of life) and pratipada (way of life).
First, God himself tells Kabir to become a Vaisnava; otherwise He cannot give Kabir darsana.