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Question 1

Advaita (Adhyasa, Brahman, Isvara, Atman, Jiva, Moksa, Visistadvaita)

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

In Ramanuja-Vedanta all the following propositions are true except: (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Jiva is in organic relation with Brahman.

b.

Jiva is the Vise of Brahman.

c.

Jiva is existentially one with Brahman.

d.

Jiva is entirely dependent on Brahman.

Question 2

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

When the mind perceives the agreement or disagreement of two ideas by direct inspection without intervention of any other ideas is known as: (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Sensitive knowledge

b.

Intuitive knowledge

c.

Demonstrative knowledge

d.

All of the above

Question 3

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

Matching-Pair▾

Find matching pair:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Philosophy of Hinduism, On Fear

Ambedkar

b.

You are the World, The limits of Thought

J. Krishnamurti

c.

Fruit Gathering, Total Freedom

Tagore

d.

The Human Cycle, The Recovery of Faith

Sri Aurobindo

Question 4

Advaita (Adhyasa, Brahman, Isvara, Atman, Jiva, Moksa, Visistadvaita)

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Consider following assertions:

If sugar has sweetness today, it does not mean that it will remain sweet tomorrow also because –

(i) Sweetness is not inherent in the sugar.

(ii) There is only circumstantial relation between sugar and the sweetness.

(iii) There is no necessary causal relation between sugar and the sweetness.

(iv) There is only conjunction between sugar and the sweetness.

Select the correct code in the light of David Hume՚s view-point: (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Only (iii) and (iv) are correct.

b.

Only (ii) is correct.

c.

Only (ii) and (iv) are correct.

d.

Only (i) is correct.

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