Weds 9 16 Summary

Today we discussed selected verses of the Rg Veda, teasing out various themes that are important for Indian philosophy, these themes were:

  • an interest in the fundamental nature of reality
  • a perceived need to move beyond dualist metaphysics as final explanation of reality
  • an interest in the limits of human knowledge (and an according tolerance)
  • the question of how causation (karma) works
  • a general belief that the highest level of reality is spiritual
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