Pythagoras in India

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Pythagoras in India?

I had a comment on Origin and Buddhism which I had to disallow as too far off-topic.  But it contained an interesting assertion, which I reproduce here:

Pythagoras, for example, who handed down and was influenced by certain concepts, was himself heavily influenced by Egyptians and the Buddhists in India, as he stayed there and was taught at the feet of Buddhists, hence his belief in the soul’s transmigration – karma;…

By tarotpdf.com

26/05/2015

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This is an interesting topic, so I left a message on the message board, but it was deleted. I guess the host didn’t find it worthy to appear on his site.

Firstly to understand philosophy, you should be familiar with Sanskrit. The word philosophy can be traced back to Sanskrit origin and so is almost every Greek word. Does it mean the Greeks are Indians in origin? Does…

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