Philosophy

I write on the nine philosopies of Indian origin, six of which are considered Astika (saddarshanas)

Saddarsanas

1. nyaya

2. vaisesika

3. sankhya

4. yoga

5. mimamsa

6. Vedanta

All astika darshanas deal with four topics:

1.Existence and nature of brahman/isvara

2.Nature of jiya

3.Creation of jagat

4.Moksa or liberation (discipline that lead to it)

Methods adopted

1. tapas(austerity)

2. sravana(listening to truth)

3. manana(reflecting)

I have tried to interlace the Astika Saddarshans with the other three

1. Boudha

2. Jaina

3. Charvaka

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