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Fallacious Reasoning According to Tarka Shaastra
The term “Tarka Shaastra” refers to the union of the Nyaaya and Vaisheshika Darshanas. Understanding Tarka Shaastra is regarded as being essential for understanding all other shaastras. Many ideas about Pramaana, the means of knowledge, and Vaada, the art of debate, are found in this Shaastra. In this session, I’ll discuss a) How to spot flawed reasoning and b) Types & examples of faulty reasons.