riccardonova riccardonova at LIBERO.IT
Tue Jun 11 20:06:12 CDT 2002

>>   Based on past discussions ( I have been following this
>> list since 1998 ), the following was agreed :
>> 1) shrI shankara has upheld the view that women and non-
>>    dvijas are ineligible to study the vedas.  But, AFAIK,
>>    such a view has been upheld by every single vedAntin.
>>    So, it is not that shankara or advaita alone is
>>    "casteist" and "misogynist".
>> -Vivek.

I don't understand this very well, it means that only dvijas are eligible
to study the vedas according to Sri Shankara ?
Please explain


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