Definitions for "Vedanta"
A system of philosophy among the Hindus, founded on scattered texts of the Vedas, and thence termed the "Anta," or end or substance.
Lit. end of perceivable knowledge; the philosophy or teachings of the Vedas.
(Skt) "End or completion of the Vedas"; one of the six main Brahmanical schools.
Beyond all knowledge; transcendental wisdom.
Keywords:  ancient, body
an ancient body of knowledge