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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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He was also honoured from Shankaracharyas of all four peeths for studying Vedic scriptures and religious texts.
The man did not explain why the talk was fixed with the RSS chief, and not with the several Shankaracharyas and heads of various sects and "mutts" in India, or even with the Ramakrishna Mission with whom the church had, through its interfaith dialogue commissions, been regularly in touch then, as it is now.
Swami Brahmanand prepared his will on December 18, 1952 in which he said that Ramji Tripathi, Dwarika Prasad, Vishnu Devanand and Parmanand Saraswati would be next Shankaracharyas, one after another.
Much as the Serb majority succeeded in aligning its state with its faith, the Eastern Orthodox Church, the BJP, despite the much-advertised absence of a Hindu clergy, has been doing quite handily with its bands of militant sadhus and vocal Shankaracharyas. The BJP and its affiliates cite historical Hindu grievance as their reason for being, and they are committed to the transformation of a pluralist and secular republic into a Hindu nation.
Further expressing her views on Ambedkar, Mayawati said that after witnessing discrimination in the 'varna vyawastha' (caste system) in Hinduism, he had called on the Shankaracharyas and seers to modify it.
Another instance is the objection of various Shankaracharyas to Sai worship, temples and devotions.
All four Shankaracharyas, along with important Muslim clerics, would participate in ' bhumi pujan' for Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow the temple.
IT SEEMS Sangam in Allahabad has turned into a battlefield of the two Shankaracharyas over the issue of whether Sai Baba was a Hindu or a Muslim.
26 ( ANI ): A controversy erupted on Wednesday over land allotment at the Kumbh Mela to be held in Allahabad, as four holy seers, representatives of Shankaracharyas alleged faulty land allotment on the part of the Kumbh Mela administration.
The people therefore look askance at, and are deeply disturbed by occasional media exposures on Shankaracharyas, Lamas who head important Sanghas, members of Gurudwara committees and Christian clergy caught with their fingers in the till.
"Shankaracharyas will come and go, but faith will remain.