[Advaita-l] advaita / abheda

Jaldhar H. Vyas jaldhar at braincells.com
Thu May 25 07:01:31 CDT 2006

On Thu, 25 May 2006, Krunal Makwana wrote:

> advaita means non-dualism
> abheda means non-different

They are often used as synonyms but I would say there is a slight 
difference in emphasis between the two words.

advaita stresses the unity of atma and brahman.

abheda stresses the unity of perceived things.

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>

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