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Thanks again to Elisa Freschi for help with this episode!
Interesting how much the
Interesting how much the epistemology smacks of Epicurus. Sense experience is reliable, it's the interpreter who needs fixing!
Even more interesting is this that this is the most orthodox hindu(indian) school..
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