New PDF release: Advaita Tradition in Indian Philosophy: A Study of Advaita

By Chandradhar Sharma

ISBN-10: 812081312X

ISBN-13: 9788120813120

The current paintings is a comparative and demanding learn of Shunyavada, Vijnanavada, Advaita Vedanta and Kashmira Shaivism, the 4 major platforms of Advaitavada or religious non-dualism which has been the main celebrated culture in Indian philosophy. it really is in accordance with the author`s examine of unique resources and whilst facing basic matters unique texts are both quoted or talked about. The issues of similarity and of distinction between those platforms are mentioned intimately and with nice readability. Professor Sharma, together with his distinct present of expressing abstruse metaphysical concepts in a transparent language, has eminently succeeded in correcting a few misconceptions and in clarifying many tricky and vague issues approximately those platforms. This paintings is certainly a masterly survey of Mahayana Buddhism, Advaita Vedanta and kashmira Shaivism which brings into rominence the author`s unique contributions a few of that are of remarkable benefit for an accurate appreciation of the relation between those systems.The Advaita culture in Indian Philosophy may be chanced on eminently helpful by way of the scholars of philosophy in universities and schools and in addition by way of all those who find themselves attracted to Buddhism, Vedanta and Kashmira Shaivism and who need a transparent and exact exposition of the improvement of the Advaita culture in Indian philosophical concept.

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And Vol. II, p. ). 3. See infra, pp. 25-36. 4. See infra, pp. 20-25. 18 7. 8. 9. 10. H. The Advaita Tradition in Indian Philosophy with self-contradictions and has to be transcended in imme­ diate spiritual experience. Morality and yoga constitute the necessary spiritual discipline for the realisation of the Real. The basic philosophical doctrines of Buddha are found in all schools of Buddhism, though in varying degrees and with diverse interpretations. The deeper truth in Buddha’s teachings finds its development in the school of Shunyaváda and to some extent in earlier Vijňánaváda.

2. Majjhima Nikàya, Subha Sutta, Vol. II p. 197 (PTS cd. ) and Vol. II, p. ). 3. See infra, pp. 25-36. 4. See infra, pp. 20-25. 18 7. 8. 9. 10. H. The Advaita Tradition in Indian Philosophy with self-contradictions and has to be transcended in imme­ diate spiritual experience. Morality and yoga constitute the necessary spiritual discipline for the realisation of the Real. The basic philosophical doctrines of Buddha are found in all schools of Buddhism, though in varying degrees and with diverse interpretations.

See infra, pp. 25-36. 4. See infra, pp. 20-25. 18 7. 8. 9. 10. H. The Advaita Tradition in Indian Philosophy with self-contradictions and has to be transcended in imme­ diate spiritual experience. Morality and yoga constitute the necessary spiritual discipline for the realisation of the Real. The basic philosophical doctrines of Buddha are found in all schools of Buddhism, though in varying degrees and with diverse interpretations. The deeper truth in Buddha’s teachings finds its development in the school of Shunyaváda and to some extent in earlier Vijňánaváda.

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