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Indian Philosophy and the Consequences of Knowledge

by Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad

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Published by Ashgate Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oriental & Indian philosophy,
  • Philosophy of religion,
  • Eastern,
  • Ethics,
  • Philosophy,
  • Religion,
  • Knowledge, Theory of,
  • Philosophy, Indic

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10852826M
    ISBN 100754654567
    ISBN 109780754654568

    A History of Indian Philosophy, Vol. 1 The Project Gutenberg EBook of A History of Indian Philosophy, Vol. 1 by Surendranath Dasgupta This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project GutenbergFile Size: KB. Theory of knowledge, pramāṇa-śāstra, is a rich genre of Sanskrit literature, spanning almost twenty centuries, carried out in texts belonging to distinct schools of across school occurs especially on epistemological issues, but no author writes on knowledge independently of the sort of metaphysical commitment that defines the various classical systems (darśana), realist.

    The main schools of Indian philosophy were formalised chiefly between BCE to the early centuries of the Common Era. Competition and integration between the various schools was intense during their formative years, especially between BCE and CE. Some schools like .   To write a short book about a multi-faceted world view as profound as Indian philosophy is not easy, probably impossible. But Ms Hamilton comes close. She has in an interlinked comparative manner given a very balanced idea about the main schools of thought in the Indian Philosophy world/5.

    The Essentials of Indian Philosophy provides a concise, connected account of Indian philosophy, and interpretation and criticism are provided within the limits of the volume. An introductory chapter summarises Vedic religion and philosophy, and then Indian thought respectively with the early post-Vedic period and the age of the systems. A brief historical survey accompanies each natural 4/5(2). The work appears in five volumes. Vol. I comprises Buddhist and Jaina Philosophy and the six systems of Hindu thought, viz.., Samkhya, Yoga, Nyaya, Vaisesika, Mimamsa and Vedanta. It also contains the philosophy of the Yogavasistha, the Bhagavadgita and speculations in the medical schools. Vol. III contains an elaborate account of the Principal Dualistic and Pluralistic Systems such as the 3/5(1).


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He taught Philosophy at the National University of Singapore, and held Research Fellowships at Trinity College, Oxford, and Clare Hall, Cambridge, before joining Lancaster University where he is now Professor of Comparative Religion and Philosophy. His books are Knowledge and Liberation in Classical Indian Thought (), Advaita Epistemology and Metaphysics (), and Eastern Philosophy Cited by: 8.

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Thank you for your : Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad. Indian Philosophy and the Consequences of Knowledge: Themes in Ethics, Metaphysics and Soteriology - Kindle edition by Ram-Prasad, Chakravarthi. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or cturer: Routledge. Indian Philosophy and the Consequences of Knowledge Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad This book presents a collection of essays, setting out both the special concern of classical Indian thought and some of its potential contributions to global philosophy.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or cturer: Ashgate. Philosophy Nonfiction This book presents a collection of essays, setting out both the special concern of classical Indian thought and some of its potential contributions to global philosophy.

It presents a number of key arguments made by different schools about this special concern: the way in which attainment of knowledge of reality transforms human nature in a fundamentally liberating way. Read "Indian Philosophy and the Consequences of Knowledge Themes in Ethics, Metaphysics and Soteriology" by Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad available from Rakuten Kobo.

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Indian Philosophy And The. Book Reviews / Numen 55 () – Indian Philosophy and the Consequences of Knowledge. Th emes in Ethics, Meta- physics and Soteriology. By C hakravarthi R am P rasad. Aldershot: Ashgate, xiv, pp., ISBN Two hurdles this (indological) reviewer had to overcome while beginning the reading of this : Schreiner, Peter.

Prasad’s new book, Indian Philosophy and the Consequences of Knowledge, is one of these pioneering works that endeavours to offer new ways of thinking through Indian philosophy while. Indian Philosophy and the Consequences of Knowledge.

Themes in Ethics, Meta-physics and Soteriology in Numen. Author: Peter Schreiner 1 View More View Less. 1 1University of Zürich Online Publication Date: 01 Jan Volume/Issue: Volume Issue Author: Peter Schreiner.

Indian philosophy and the consequences of knowledge: themes in ethics, metaphysics and soteriology. [Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad] -- "This book presents a collection of essays, setting out both the special concern of classical Indian thought and some of its potential contributions to global philosophy.

Lee "Indian Philosophy and the Consequences of Knowledge Themes in Ethics, Metaphysics and Soteriology" por Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad disponible en Rakuten Kobo. This book presents a collection of essays, setting out both the special concern of classical Indian thought and some of Brand: Taylor And Francis.

An Introduction to Indian Philosophy, termed by Srila Prabhupada as 'very authoritative', while introducing the reader to the spirit, vast ocean of knowledge and outlook of Indian philosophy, also helps him to grasp thoroughly the central ideas.

Philosophy, in its widest etymological sense, means 'love of knowledge'/5(). Indian philosophy and the consequences of knowledge: themes in ethics, metaphysics and soteriology. [Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad] -- This book presents a collection of essays, setting out both the special concern of classical Indian thought and some of its potential contributions to global philosophy.

Books on All Schools of Indian Philosophy. Indian philosophy is comprised of six traditional systems of thought which believe in the eternity and divinity of the Vedas.

These six systems are: Nyaya, Vaisesika, Samkhya, Yoga, Mimamsa, and Vedanta – and three so-called heterodox systems: Carvaka, Jainism, and Buddhism. Knowledge and Perception Knowledge (jnana) or cognition (buddhi) is defined as apprehension (upalabdhi) or consciousness (anubhava).

Nyaya, being realistic, believes that knowledge reveals both the subject and the object which are quite distinct from itself. All knowledge is a revelation or manifestation of objects (arthaprakasho buddhi). "Indian Philosophy" by S.

Radhakrishnan, the second president of India, beautifully depicts the transition of Indian Thought from Rig Veda to Ramanuja. The reason why Indian Philosophy is regarded as one of the best around the world is due to its progressive nature of transforming itself according to the needs of the present time/5.

— than they do about the historical matter of ancient Indian thought. But current research in philosophy often refers to the ideas of ancient Indian philosophy, so it is worth knowing a bit about it. My book explains the bare essentials about ancient Indian philosophy you must understand to do philosophy today.

Nearly two years ago I picked up a book titled Seven Systems of Indian Philosophy by Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, spiritual head of the Himalayan Institute and disciple of Swami Rama.

Till then I had always associated Vedanta with Indian philosophy and was pleasantly surprised to know that in India we had other schools of thought too. J. N. Mohanty Consciousness and knowledge in Indian philosophy* One of the patterns that emerges from the enormously complex and complicated discussions in the epistemologies of the Indian philosophies is the way meta- physical disputes are made to depend on the epistemological, and the latter again on theories about the nature of Size: KB.The history of the Nyāya literature extends over twenty centuries and the long history of the thought and the vast amount of significant literature¹ in this one system is typical of all the systems.

The distinctive character of the Nyāya philosophy is its critical examination of the objects of knowledge by means of the canons of logical proof.Roy W. Perrett is a Research Associate of the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne, Australia.

He is the author of Hindu Ethics: A Philosophical Study () and Death and Immortality ().