Results for: Upanishad

In Hinduism

What are the upanishads?

The collection of Vedict texts is called Upanishads. It includesthe early central and religious concepts of Buddhism, Hinduism, andJainism.
In Hinduism

How many Upanishads are there?

There are more than 200 known Upanishads of which the most well known are Brahmasutra and the Bhagavatgita. The 10 are most important are: Eashavasyopanishad, Kenopanishad, (MORE)
In Books and Literature

When were the upanishads written?

\nThe Upanishads were written between the years 1000BC and 600BC. It is part of the Vedic Literature.
In Hinduism

Who wrote the upanishads?

Yajnavalkya, Uddalaka Aruni, and Sanatkumara are among the authorsto whom some of the Upanishads have been attributed. There may havealso been female authors of Upanishads, no (MORE)
In Hinduism

What are the Upanishads and what do they explain?

The knowledge that was prized the most in ancient India by the rishis is known as Vidya. As a result of this Vidya or Knowledge of Reality, one attains bliss and immortality. (MORE)
In Vedas

Is the Upanishads and the Vedas the oldest text?

Yes, the Vedas are the world's most ancient scripture. The earliest written Vedas date to about 1400 B.C.E (Before the Common Era), but the songs they capture in letters are (MORE)
In Religion & Spirituality

Which is the smallest Upanishads?

Mandukya then Ishavasya among Major (10) Upanishads although there are several other small Upanishads if you consider 108 of them.
In Hinduism

What is an upanishad?

The Upanishad is "Upa + ni + Sad" which means "nearest to thetruth". "Sad" or "Sat" means the "real", the "thing really exists"etc., An example would reveal and confirm this. (MORE)
In Religion & Spirituality

Which religion uses the Upanishads?

The Upanishads are secret texts of the Hindu region. Some say they are more of a philosophy than a religion. The twelve texts of the Upanishads give instructions for moral que (MORE)