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I am trying to find the key philosophical differences between the Gaudiya Vaishnava Philosophy of Achintya Bheda Abheda & the Sri Vaishnava philosophy of Vishishtadvaita. Can anyone tell me the key differences between Achintya Bheda Abheda and Vishishtadvaita?

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    I've seen on your profile page you said you are 15 years old. There you also quoted some "Hari Krishna mahamantra: Hari Krishna Hari Krishna ..." I think there is no such thing as Hari Krishna, but there is Hare Krishna! :) I think that a person of an age of 15 is too young to study some heavy philosophy such as Vedanta, in particular Vedanta sutra commentaries of different Vaishnava traditions. ... – brahma jijnasa Aug 18 '17 at 5:33
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    ... I suggest you to wait until you become older, say 19 or 20 and then start studying Vedanta. Then your mental abilities and intelligence will become sharper and you will be more capable of studying such a difficult subject. Until then you can read many other books which are not so much difficult to grasp, such as stories of Lord Krishna in the Puranas, etc, Bhagavad gita and Srimad Bhagavatam with commentaries, etc. Whole life is ahead of you, don't rush. – brahma jijnasa Aug 18 '17 at 5:34
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    @brahmajijnasa "Whole life is ahead of you, don't rush" This is an extremely wrong attitude, which life are you talking about? Mere 60-70 years of life? How long is that? The earlier you start the better it is. Years spent without doing any spiritual activity is pure waste. – Chinmay Sarupria Aug 20 '17 at 10:53
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    @ChinmaySarupria I think this is not the wrong attitude. The persons who are very young are better to read some easier literature than Vedanta systems of philosophy. In that young age mental abilities and intelligence are not very much sharp yet, and the person is often not capable to comprehend much of what he may have read of Vedanta. Btw, he has said in his question "... because they seem absolutely the same to me" which shows that he cannot distinguish the differences. – brahma jijnasa Aug 21 '17 at 2:16

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