BPY008 Modern Western Philosophy – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2016-17

1. Explain general characteristics of modern western philosophy in detail? (Answer)
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Write a short essay on the Lockean theory of ideas.

2 Discuss in detail the concepts of god and world in the philosophy of Spinoza.
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Elaborate the Cartesian understanding of the relation between mind and
body in detail. (Answer)

3. Answer any two of the following in about 200 words each.
a) What were the aspects of the enlightenment culture and philosophy? (Answer)
b) Explain the theory of pre-established harmony.
c) Critically explain Berkeley’s theories on knowledge.
d) Present a detailed account of the organic theory of Hegel. (Answer)

4. Answer any four of the following in about 150 words each.
a) Describe Hume’s idea of self. (Answer)
b) What do you mean by the Religion of Humanity? (Answer)
c) What is Spirit of criticism? (Answer)
d) Distinguish between Noumenon and phenomenon. (Answer)
e) Describe the freedom as the central theme of existentialism.
f) What do you understand by synthetic apriori? (Answer)

5. Write short notes on any five of the following in about 100 words each.
a) Absolute (Answer)
b) Surplus value
c) Esse est percipi (Answer)
d) Enlightenment (Answer)
e) Deconstruction
f) Logical Positivism (Answer)
g) Skepticism (Answer)
h) Dialectical Materialism (Answer)

BPY005 Indian Philosophy Part 2 – IGNOU Solved Assignment 2016-17

1. What is the historical context of modern reform movements? Discuss. (Answer)
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Explain the Jaina epistemology with special reference to perception and inference.

2. Explain in detail the Vaiseshika metaphysics and the categories. (Answer)
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Which are the major schools of vedantic thought? What are the general topics
discussed by those schools?

3. Answer any two of the following in about 200 words each.
a) Elaborate proofs for the existence of Prakrti as given by Samkhya. (Answer)
b) Describe the various steps included in the Ashtanga Yoga. (Answer)
c) Explain Ambedkar’s critique of religion and the caste system.
d) Explain Miamasa theory of error (khyativad)?

4. Answer any four of the following in about 150 words each.
a) Describe the concept of maya. (Answer)
b) Distinguish between Kevalapramana and Anupramana. (Answer)
c) Explain the call “back to the Vedas”? (Answer)
d) What do you understand the concept of sacchidananda in Aurobindo?
e) Describe Upamana according to Miamamsa. (Answer)
f) What do you mean by God is truth or truth is God?

5. Write short notes on any five of the following in about 100 words each.
a) Shaiva Siddhanta (Answer)
b) Samanya Lakshana (Answer)
c) Jivanmukti and Videhamukti (Answer)
d) Nityavibhuti (Answer)
e) Bhakti movement
f) Vaishnavism (Answer)
g) Chishtiya order of Sufism
h) Purusha

IGNOU Philosophy Solved Assignments 2017

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BPY-005 Indian Philosophy Part 2
BPY-006 Metaphysics
BPY-007 Ethics
BPC-001 General Psychology
BPC-002 Development Psychology
FST-001 Foundation Course in Science & Technology

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How to Study Philosophy? (Practical Guide)

A friend has asked that how to study philosophy. There are different articles on the internet about this topic but almost every article has some problem. The problem regarding the approach to philosophy. There are a few tips I want to share with you on this subject. Without wasting your time, lets start…

1. Never read philosophy according to your interest, just go academically.

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Nostradamus Predictions for 2017

Few more predictions written by Nostradamus have come true. 500 years ago, a person named Nostradamus had taken birth in France. He had written many predictions in his life and among those all prediction almost 1200 predictions were for future. A few years ago, Omparkash Prajapati had compiled and posted these predictions on internet. Continue reading “Nostradamus Predictions for 2017”

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  • It includes the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Indian Revenue Service (IRS) among more than 20 highly cherished civil services.

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Nostradamus Predictions for 2017 in Hindi

नोस्त्रेदामस द्वारा लिखी हुई भविष्यवाणी में से कुछ और सच साबित हुई है ! आज से लगभग 500 वर्ष पहले फ्रांस देश में नोस्त्रेदामस नाम के एक व्यक्ति ने जन्म लिया था ! उन्होंने अपने जीवन में अनेक भविष्यवाणिया लिखी थी जिन में 1200 भविष्य के लिए लिख कर छोड़ दी थी ! इस नोस्त्रेदामस की भविष्यवाणियों को कुछ वर्ष पूर्व संग्रह कर के ओमप्रकाश प्रजापति द्वारा इन्टरनेट पे डाला गया था ! Read previous post here.

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