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Shankaracharya

Shankara (ˈʃʌŋkərə)

/ (ˈʃʌŋkərɑːˈtʃɑːrjə) /
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noun

9th century ad, Hindu philosopher and teacher; chief exponent of Vedanta philosophy

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  • It is the head-quarters of the Jagat-guru or successor of Shankaracharya in the headship of the Smartas.

    Chaitanya's Life And Teachings|Krishna das Kaviraja
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