Of late, my interest in Advaita has really dwindled; owing to a contradiction that surfaced and to which I could never find a reasonable explanation. The dilemma is this: The aim of Advaita philosophy is the attainment of a state called “moksha”, the state in which the person loses all individuality(ego) and and realizes that everything (all possible states) in this world is the same.

The problem is if you agree that there is a state called moksha then there is no point, really, in reaching it, as all states are the same and you might as well be dwelling in your current state. And if you disagree that there is a state called moksha then all this trouble wont arise in the first place.

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