What is philosophy? How can we achieve extensive philosophical knowledge?

Simply, the word “philosophy” means “love of knowledge”. In a broader sense, philosophy is an activity through which people try to understand the basic and subtle truths about themselves, the world around them and the environment, and the mysteries of human relationships with this world as well as with each other. Those who study philosophy are basically asking, answering and presenting arguments with the basic and subtle intelligence of life.

Areas of philosophy :

  • Philosophy of law
  • Religious philosophy
  • Philosophy of Science
  • Spiritual philosophy
  • Political philosophy
  • Philosophy of history etc.

Philosophy is such a mass dimension that it is quite difficult to divide its entire subject and methods into well-operative and logical sections for simple understanding. In simple terms, if you want to be proficient in philosophy, you have to excel in some basic subjects, such as spiritualism, epistemology, ethics and logic.


The branch of philosophy that explains the existence, reality, time, nature of space, etc. of this dimension. Such as:

  • What is the meaning of truth?
  • Do we have minds? If so, how does the mind relate to the body?
  • Do we have free will?
  • Who is the Creator?


Philosophical interpretation of knowledge and wisdom. Epistemologists try to understand the nature and availability of knowledge

  • What is knowledge?
  • Do we know anything at all?
  • How do we know-what we know?
  • Can we be justified in knowing certain things?


Morality is the subject of ethics that gives ideas and directions about moral beliefs and about right and wrong.

  • Which is better? What makes actions or people to be better?
  • What does it mean to be right? What makes an action right?
  • Is morality the purpose or content?
  • How do we treat others?


Logic is just a perimeter of differentiating good and bad

  • What is the structure of reasoning “good” or “bad”?
  • How do we determine if a given logical matter is good or bad?
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