It is interesting that this thread has been resuscitated concurrent with
Ref request: Reality objective or subjective and its context:
What makes things real?
May be not just coincidence?
@CuriousRomantic has given a view of how advaita differs from pomo that I broadly concur with.
For here let me focus on the your — correctly perceived IMHO...
I notice that Asian here seemingly refers merely to Buddhism and Taoism.
Interestingly, Buddhism emerged in India, and in India there is a whole philosophical system in place, with 6 main schools, termed DARSHANAS.
The most popular one among them is VEDANTA, in which the Advaita Vedanta school, codified and given its current form by Sankara (8th century), ...
Does knowing that you are not the car but the driver makes you forget how to drive?
The lost of suffering is a consequence of enlightenment not the goal.
In Buddhism emotions such us(craving, desire, repulsion, etc) are ultimately originated by ignorance according to the Buddhist concept of dependent origination or Pratītyasamutpāda video here
Once you ...