Mayavadi (Advaita) Philosophy: Roots, Analysis and refutation

OVERVIEW: 1) ROOTS OF MAYAVADA 2) ANALYSIS AND REFUTATION 2.1 Flaws in Pratibimba-vada and Pariccheda-vada 2.2 Further Refutations of Pratibimba-vada and Pariccheda-vada 2.3 Inconsistencies in Advaita Monism 2.4 Shrila Vyasadeva’s Experience Does Not Support Advaita Monism 2.5 The Meaning of Monistic Statements 2.6 Monistic Statements Need Interpretation 3) CONCLUSION 1. Roots of Mayavada The Personality of Godhead Govinda ordered Lord Shiva to…

षड-दर्शन: छ: परंपरागत वैदिक दर्शनों में से केवल बादरायण व्यास कृत वेदान्त ही त्रुटिरहित है।

परम्परागत भारतीय दर्शन में वैशेषिक, न्याय, सांख्य, योग तथा मीमांसा दर्शनों के अनुयायी अपने-अपने भ्रान्तिमूलक विचार रखते हैं, जिसकी ओर साक्षात् वेद इस स्तुति में इंगित कर रहे हैं। वैशेषिकजन कहते हैं कि इस दृश्य ब्रह्माण्ड की उत्पत्ति परमाणुओं की मूलराशि से हुई (जनिम् असत:)।

God is both Personal and Impersonal

There are some sects (Smartism, Mayavadism (Advaitavadis) etc.) of people in the Sanatana Dharma who believe that the God is originally formless and quality-less only. But, the Logic and Vedic evidence say that the God is originally both, i.e. Formless and Not formless.

Two Kapilas and Real Samkhya darshana

Overview Atheistic Samkhya philosophy refuted in the Vedanta Sutra of Srila Vyasadeva. Purports by Srila Prabhupada. From the Govinda Bhashya (Vedanta sutra commentary) of Srila Baldeva Vidyabhushana Acharya: Adhikarana 1 The Sankhya Philosophy Refuted Introduction By Shrila Baladeva Vidyabhushana Vishaya—In the First Chapter was proved that the Supreme Personality of Godhead is faultless, is the master…

What is Vishnu’s Dream all about?

What is Vishnu’s Dream all about? This material world is the dream of the Supreme Personality of Godhead Lord Vishnu. The Vedanta Sutra describes it. In the following excerpt from Govinda Bhasya, Srila Baldeva Vidyabhushana Acharya describes it along with refuting some wrong conceptions of Impersonalists: Excerpt from the Govinda Bhashya (The commentary on the…