Shankaracharya


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Shankaracharya

(ˈʃʌŋkərɑːˈtʃɑːrjə) or

Shankara

n
(Biography) 9th century ad, Hindu philosopher and teacher; chief exponent of Vedanta philosophy
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On 6 December 1992, a mob under Shankaracharya's razed the mosque.
After offering prayer at Kedarnath Temple, Prime Minister reviewed development work being carried out at Shankaracharya Samadhi Sthal.
We have religious heads like Sringeri Peethadipati Jagadguru Shankaracharya or Chinna Jeer Swami to decide it," Rao asked.
(1) Department of Physiology, Shri Shankaracharya Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh, India, (2) Department of Physiology, Rajshree Medical Research Institute and Hospital, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India, (3) Department of Dentistry, Shri Shankaracharya Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh, India, (4) Department of Physiology, Government Medical College, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India, (5) Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Shri Shankaracharya Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh, India, (6) Department of Physiology, Banas Medical College and Research Institute, Palanpur, Gujarat, India
It is difficult to imagine how Adi Guru Shankaracharya had visited Kedarnath and Badrinath in the 7th Century.
He spoke of the glory of Jagannath temple and Puri, one of the dhams for Hindus, which was visited by saints and spiritual leaders including Adi Shankaracharya, Ramanuja, Chaitanya and Guru Nanak and established their mutts to serve Lord Jagannath.
The 69th pontiff of the Mutt, established by Adi Shankaracharya in the 8th century, was ailing for some time.
For example the Madhya Pradesh government organized Ekatma Yatra from October 21, 2017 to January 22, 2018 with an aim to collect metal pieces to install a 108 feet tall statue of Adi Shankaracharya at Omkareshwar in Khandwa district.
Meanwhile, hundreds of Hindus -- mostly labourers from other states of the country -- on Monday made a beeline for the Shankaracharya Temple atop the Zabarwan hills to take part in prayers to mark the culmination of the yatra.
In 1991 and again in 2003, Prayag Peeth Shankaracharya Swami Madhawananda Saraswati had consented to the working of a sanctuary and a mosque inside the range being referred to in Ayodhya.
Mithra -- Goverdhan Peethadhishwar Shankaracharya Adhokshjanand Devtirth favored "plebiscite" on both sides of Kashmir for a "permanent solution" of the problem.