"चाय क्या है? पानी क्या है? मैं कौन हूँ?"

Translation:What is tea? What is water? Who am I?

6 months ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/benulo
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Now is not the time for philosophy

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Adam711804
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This is what happens after the alcohol really kicks in.

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Alex.Essilfie
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Or hit your head so hard you see stars ✨✨✨

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Suchiththa

I loved this loss of identity! :D

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/QuiteAlright

Duolingo, I think if I suddenly develop amnesia I'll have bigger problems than expressing it in Hindi... ;)

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/tsuj1g1r1
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What if you suddenly develop amnesia in a monoligual area of the part of India that speaks Hindi?

5 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/KaniiniChang-e
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Is this some kind of Indian philosophy?

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AndriLindbergs
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Yes, the question मैं कौन हूँ? (Who am I?) is integral to the non-dual philosophy of Ramana Maharshi. The other two questions on water and tea have nothing to do with the same :)

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/KaniiniChang-e
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Interesting. This might be an introduction to study Indian philosophy for my first time. Thank you for the comment!

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/jafuhr
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Yo. That is fine. I love Indian philosophy. I have read the Bhagavad Gita, studied the Mahabharata and the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali. This is why I want to learn Hindi and Sanskrit. But as part of one of the first lessons, we don't understand enough yet to get into philosophical statements such as "What is tea? What is water? Who am I?" I LOVE INDIAN PHILOSOPHY, but as a beginner student, I was afraid that I was misunderstanding what I thought would be a beginner level statement. Better to keep it simple... at first....

3 weeks ago

https://www.duolingo.com/DieFlabbergast
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What is it all for? What am I doing here? What is the meaning of life?

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AbdulRaufH
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It is useful sentence can be used at time of memory loss :P

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/sangeetpaul

Me returning from work at midnight.

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Nina427848
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Is it referring to chai-pani (bribing)?

5 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/frederikkleiner

Quite an abrupt jump from "this is an apple" to interrogatives...

6 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/E2.m2c4.p2c2

Is "What am I" then मैं क्या हूँ ?

4 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Michael42164

I appreciate the humor of this translation. Keep adding amusing content. :)

5 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AbhishekMa46797

No option for question mark

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Rhea48177

That's unfortunate...

2 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/SGAZAe
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Existential crisis

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/LinguaPhiliax
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क्या स्मृति-लोप मेरा पास है?

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Carissa789117
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Duo is my guru.

1 month ago
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