a system of Hindu monistic philosophy based on the Vedas
Origin of VedantaSanskrit Ved?nta from Veda (see Veda) + anta, an end
The system of philosophy that further develops the implications in the Upanishads that all reality is a single principle, Brahman, and teaches that the believer's goal is to transcend the limitations of self-identity and realize one's unity with Brahman.
Origin of VedantaSanskrit vedāntah complete knowledge of the Veda Vedah Veda ; see Veda . antah end ; see ant- in Indo-European roots.