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Which are the three Basic Texts of Vedanta School of Thought?

The three basic text of the Vedanta school of thought is referred to as Prasthana – Traya. They are

Bhagavad Gita and

Brahmasutra of Badarayana is a treatise on the nature of Ultimate Reality and Truth (Brahman) as propounded by the Upanishads. Brahmasutra is also known as Vedanta Sutra and Sariraka Sutra.

Bhagavad Gita forms part of the Bhishma Parva of the Mahabharata. It is in the form of a dialogue between Arjuna and Sri Krishna. Today, Bhagavad Gita is like the Bible of Hindus. It also contains the teachings found in the Vedas. The vast knowledge of Vedas is condensed in eighteen chapters.

Upanishads are part of the Vedas and they are the basis of all philosophical teachings in Hinduism. The great Rishis who searched for answers to disturbing questions like who am I, Where did I come from? , Where will I Go? Is there a return?... etc poured out their thoughts in the Upanishads.