The atman

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  • The person - atman
    • what is atman?
      • Atman means 'real self' or 'inner self' in Sanskrit
      • Hindus believe that the atman is the real and eternal self.
      • The atman is: eternal, never-changing, conscious, active and alive
      • The matter is: temporary, ever-changing, unconscious, unable to move, dead
    • What is reincarnation?
      • All Hindus believe the real self is eternal and made of spirit, Brahman
      • Some believe Brahman and the atman and the atman are the  same whilst others do not
      • Katha Upanishad 2.18


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