Adi Shankara (Sanskrit: आदि शङ्कर [aːdɪ ɕɐŋkɐɽɐ]) was an early 8th century Indian philosopher and theologian who consolidated the doctrine of Advaita Vedanta.[note 1] He is credited with unifying and establishing the main currents of thought in Hinduism. His works ...
He was a key figure in the introduction of the Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the Western world
His works in Sanskrit discuss the unity of the ātman and Nirguna Brahman "brahman without attributes".
Amritānandamayī is an Indian guru from Parayakadavu (now partially known as Amritapuri),