Purva Mimamsa


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Purva Mimamsa

(po͝or`və mēmäm`sä): see Hindu philosophyHindu philosophy,
the philosophical speculations and systems of India that have their roots in Hinduism. Characteristics

Hindu philosophy began in the period of the Upanishads (900–500 B.C.
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He explores the use of the Yajnavalkya-brahmanas in the development of early Purva Mimamsa, thereby shedding light on the householder (grhastha) renunciant (samnyasin) elements of dharma and the orthodox way of life.
In it he argues persuasively that the Purva Mimamsa Sutra of Jaimini (ca.