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Question 1

Vedanta
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

Vedanta
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.

Question 3

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

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

“Brahman is truly independent among the reals; there is nothing equal or superior to it” – this view is upheld by (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Madhva

b.

Samkara

c.

Prabhakara

d.

Iswara Krishna

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