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24 topics of Samkhya [duplicate]

Vashishta describes the 24 topics of Sankhya to Janaka.. From Prakriti, they say, O monarch, the second principle called Mahat, is produced. It is heard by us that from Mahat flows the third ...
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Did samakhys refuted the advaita vedanta's claim, existence of Brahman?

Since samkhya is a atheistic school, they reject God(Brahman) . But advaita vedanta believe in a God that is Brahman so did any Samkhya philosopher ever refuted advaita vedanta on existence of Brahman?...
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Why do Shankaracharya and Ramanujacharya in their Gita Bhasya 18.41 say that Sudras are Tamasik?

It might indeed be true that a person who serves society has less wisdom than a Brahmana who studies Vedas + Vedanta but that doesn't mean his nature is decided before his conduct is checked. Vidura ...
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What are the arguments of Nyaya and Samkhya against the eternity of the Vedas?

Both Nyaya and Samkhya believe in non eternal vedas. What are their arguments against eternally of the Vedas.