Top 5 Influential Indian Philosophers and Thinkers

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Swami Vivekananda 

Swami Vivekananda was a key figure in the introduction of Indian philosophies of Vedanta and Yoga to the Western world. He emphasized the harmony of religions and the spiritual unity of humanity. 

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Adi Shankaracharya 

Adi Shankaracharya was a philosopher and theologian who revitalized and systematized Advaita Vedanta, emphasizing the concept of non-dualism (Advaita) and the unity of the individual soul (Atman) with the universal soul (Brahman). 

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Chanakya (Kautilya) 

Chanakya, also known as Kautilya, was an ancient philosopher, economist, and statesman known for his work "Arthashastra," an ancient Indian treatise on statecraft, economics, and political philosophy. 

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Rabindranath Tagore 

Rabindranath Tagore was a Nobel laureate poet, philosopher, and polymath whose works encompassed various aspects of human emotions, spirituality, and social reform. His philosophical ideas were reflected in his poetry, literature, and educational philosophy. 

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Jiddu Krishnamurti 

Jiddu Krishnamurti was a spiritual teacher and philosopher who questioned traditional beliefs and advocated for a deeper understanding of the self, freedom from conditioning, and a holistic approach to life and education. 

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