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Sanskrit for “higher” or “superior” (para-) “wisdom” or “knowledge (vidyā). It is used to refer to direct realization of Ultimate Reality (Brahman) or one’s real Self (Ātman), which, in Vedānta philosophy, are considered to be identical.

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