a major system of Hindu philosophy that assumes matter and spirit to be the two ultimate, completely distinct principles of reality
Origin of SankhyaSanskrit s??khya from sa?khy?, calculation from sa?khy?ti, (he) counts up
A system of Hindu philosophy based on a dualism involving the ultimate principles of soul and potential matter.
Origin of SankhyaSanskrit sā&mdot;khya- based on enumeration, Sankhya from sa&mdot;khyā enumeration sam together ; see sandhi . khyāti he tells