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1

Who left Hinduism?

Amdedkar

2

What does Krishna say if dharma?

It should be done without thought of the consequences and to uphold society

3

What are the levels of reality?

Illusory, mundane and ultimate

4

What does Freud day of religion?

It's a projective system, a "universal neurosis" which man should "disregard in relation to reality"

5

What does Marx say of religion?

God is a creation of the human mind to satisfy emotional needs and being rid of it is the "first requisite for the happiness of the people"

6

What is Psalm 14?

"The fool has said in his heart that there is no God"

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What is an analytic/synthetic statement?

True by definition/ true according to evidence

8

What is non-cognitive language?

Language to be interpreted

9

What does Ramsey say?

We qualify

10

What does Tillich say?

Symbols open up levels of reality, something we can all participate in and express something greater than words alone

11

What does popper say?

Not everything can be versifide

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What does Edwards say?

Symbols can't be verified

13

What is our knowledge of the world?

Avidya

14

What does the Katha say about moksha?

"When a man comes to know that highest Brahman, he himself becomes that very Brahman"

15

What does QND say?

Atman is contingent on Brahman but they are both eternal

16

Where does transmigration originate?

The Upanishads

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What are the key points about atman?

True self, no qualities, unknowable, samsara/indestructible and relation to Brahman