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An introduction to Indian philosophy

Bina Gupta

An introduction to Indian philosophy

perspectives on reality, knowledge, and freedom

by Bina Gupta

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indic Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBina Gupta
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB131 .G87 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24808862M
    ISBN 109780415800020, 9780415800037, 9780203806128
    LC Control Number2011005933

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    This book is a compendium of Indian philosophy, all Indian ideas discussed in Lucid style with very interesting examples. This book introduces the essence of indian philosophy. Everything discussed in brief, Very good book for tyro in indian philosophy but if you want more elaboration of indian philosophy please refer to master work by Dr. S /5(). This book provides an introduction to the main schools of Indian philosophy within both the Hindu and Buddhist traditions. Richard King analyzes the schools' different doctrines and compares their approaches to specific philosophical topics -- ontology, epistemology, perception, consciousness, and creation and causality. While King's main focus is on the ideas as professed by the major schools 2/5(1).

    An Introduction to Indian Philosophy offers a profound yet accessible survey of the development of India’s philosophical tradition. Beginning with the formation of Brahmanical, Jaina, Materialist, and Buddhist traditions, Bina Gupta guides the reader through the classical schools of Indian thought, culminating in a look at how these. 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/5().


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Ideal for undergraduate students the book is written and structured. Ranging from the Vedas and Upaniṣads to “Śaiva thinkers” such as Utpaladeva and Abhinavagupta, An Introduction to Indian Philosophy covers the major themes and arguments of influential Buddhist and Hindu philosophies, and shows the influence of various traditions on each other other, how traditions represented their opponents, and how particular philosophers borrowed from their opponents.

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