Is Adishankaracharya incorrect or missing key business information? Update your Hotfrog listing today.

About Adishankaracharya

Adi Shankaracharya was a philosopher and theologian from India who consolidated the doctrine of Advaita Vedanta. He is credited with unifying and establishing the main currents of thought in Hinduism. His works in Sanskrit discuss the unity of the ātman and Nirguna Brahman 'brahman without attributes'. He wrote copious commentaries on the Vedic canon (Brahma Sutras, Principal Upanishads and Bhagavad Gita) in support of his thesis. His works elaborate on ideas found in the Upanishads. Shankara's publications critiqued of rituals-oriented Mīmāṃsā school of Hinduism. He also explained the key difference between Hinduism and Buddhism, stating that Hinduism asserts 'Atman (Soul, Self) exists', while Buddhism asserts that there is 'no Soul, no Self

Is Adishankaracharya your business? Claim your listing and attract more leads by adding more content, photos and other business details.

Small Business Hub

Sharing tips, ideas and advice to help grow your small business.

View the Small Business Hub

Your profile without ads

Have you considered upgrading to Hotfrog AdVantage? No competitor advertising means exclusive focus on your business. You take centre stage.

Find out more