The concept of self and ethics in śaṅkara’s philosophy

Show simple item record Pruthi, Sandhya 2017-12-16T13:40:28Z 2017-12-16T13:40:28Z 2017
dc.description.abstract The concept of Self and ethics in śaṄkara’s philosophy The paper proposes to examine how the identity of the individual Self with the absolute has its bearing on the ethical principal in Śaṅkara’s philosophy. It further analyses that the apparent difference on the empirical plane is due to the ignorance of the individual Self about its own real nature. This ignorance is annihilated when one embarks on the spiritual path following the axiological principles based on the concept of the individual Self which is not different from the Universal Self and discovers one’s own real nature that individual Self is Brahman itself. Obviously these ethical principles have to be based on the ‘principle of equality of all human beings’, which is entailed from the identity of the individual Self with the absolute. Śaṅkara’s approach in this respect permeates his whole philosophical discourse. en_US
dc.publisher Fundacja Slawistyczna
dc.subject Śaṅkara's philosophy en_US
dc.subject philosophy en_US
dc.subject ethics en_US
dc.subject Adi Śankara
dc.subject Adi Shankara en_US
dc.subject filozfia Śankary
dc.subject self en_US
dc.subject własne ja
dc.subject Dusza w aksjosferze − aksjosfera duszy II Międzynarodowa konferencja naukowa z cyklu "Antropologiczno-językowe wizerunki duszy w perspektywie międzykulturowej" − zadanie finansowane w ramach umowy 695/P-DUN/2017 ze środków Ministra Nauki i Szkolnictwa Wyższego przeznaczonych na działalność upowszechniającą naukę
dc.title The concept of self and ethics in śaṅkara’s philosophy en_US
dc.type Video en_US

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