Which among the following is / are correct statements with respect to Sankaracharya?
1. He is known to have combined best elements of Hinduism as well as Buddhism in his teachings
2. He is known to have adopted Buddhist metaphysics and Buddhist methods to a great extent
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

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