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The Essence of Vedanta

Brian Hodgkinson

240 pages
Arcturus Publishing Limited
All students of philosophy will relate to the concepts of selfhood, nature, karma and liberation. Here are views and answers to the most important questions. How is self identified? What are the causes and effects in nature? Are our actions determined? What is freedom for a human being? What happens after death?
Author Bio

Brian Hodgkinson qualified as a Chartered Accountant, before reading Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Balliol College, Oxford. During a long teaching career at Sussex University, Dulwich College and St James Schools in London, he developed a strong and diverse interest in writing, which involved studying Sanskrit, Indian Philosophy and epic literature, as well as the continued pursuit of Economics and History. In all of these he has sought to find the underlying laws that govern the development of both individuals and societies, following Pope's famous principle 'The proper study of mankind is man'.