Universe and Inner Self in Early Indian and Early Greek Thought

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  title={Universe and Inner Self in Early Indian and Early Greek Thought},
  author={Emma Syea},
  year={2016}
}
unity underlying phenomenal appearances needs to be tested in the ancient Indian context. My inclination is that the answer may be found in the Mahābhārata – though considerably later than the oldest Upaniṣads – because there money seems not to be often distinguished from more general senses of wealth, and yet the ātman theory is accepted as a given. This may reflect its ‘warrior’ concern for wealth as material goods, cattle and horses, rather than money, but it may also be a sign that the… 
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