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Materialism was a philosophy of Carvaka/Lokayata that circulated at that time. Nation-states developed in the West at a time when the spiritual notions of life were slowly given up and materialism started re-emerging.
UPSC Civil Services IAS Main Written Exam 2012: Philosophy Paper I
(c) On what basis does Carvaka reject the cause-effect relationship? Give reasons for your answer. (d) Critically evaluate the statement that “Yoga Sutra emphasises more on praxis (action) than on theoria (reflection)”.
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When an hombre pulls out a condom, you hope for a few things: that it fits, that it doesn't rip and that he knows how to put it on. Si no, you might just pull up your chonies, and run out the door — and that's a good thing!
Eastern Promises
My second example is the thinkers of the Carvaka school, whose devotion to both materialism and hedonism makes them seem uncannily like ancient Indian counterparts of the Epicureans. Although these two parallels seem to me especially strong, other ...
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Our dear Markenday Katzu now steppedin and gave entire new interpretation where none existed ...... If Mr.Katzu wanted to promote speculation about fuedalism and rationality there are tremoundous works done my lot of people .....

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