Perception in Indian Philosophy

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What are the four elements involved in perception according to the text?

Which school of Vedanta emphasizes avykta or indiscriminate perception?

Who proposed the concept of Advaita school of thought during the 8th century CE?

What is the distinguishing feature of Svikalpak or discriminate perception?

What is Pratyaksha according to the text?

Which type of perception is important to the followers of the Advaita school of Vedanta?

According to Adi Shankaracharya, what is identical to Brahman?

What enables a person to have correct cognitions of the world according to the text?

"It provides direct knowledge of the object." This statement best describes which type of perception?

What type of knowledge arises by the contact of sense organs with an object according to the text?


Explore the concept of perception in Indian philosophy through this quiz. Test your knowledge of the elements involved in perception and the different types of perception according to Indian philosophical traditions.

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