A History of Indian Philosophy, Volume 3

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Motilal Banarsidass Publ., 1991 - Hindu philosophy - 614 pages
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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 philosophy of the Pancaratra, Bhaskara, Yamuna, Ramanuja, Nimbarka, Vijnanabhiksu and philosophical speculations of some of the selected Puranas. Vol. IV deals with the Bhagavata Purana, Madhva and his School, Vallabha, Caitanya, Jiva Gosvami and Baladeva Vidyabhusana. Vol. V treats the Southern Schools of Saivism, viz., Saiva Siddhanta, Vira Saivism, philosophy of Srikantha. Saiva Philosophy in the Puranas and in some important texts. In the words of the Oxford Journal 'the collection of data, editing and the interpretation of every school of thought is a feat unparalleled in the field of history of philosophy.'
  

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Contents

CHAPTER
xv
CHAPTER XVI
12
THE PANCARATRA
21
Philosophy of the Ahirbudhnyasamhitd
53
CHAPTER XVII
63
The Philosophy of the Arvars
69
ArvSs and SrIvaisnavas on certain points of controversy in religious
85
CHAPTER XVIII
94
Dialectical criticism against the Sahkara School
304
Meghanadari 34
346
Rlmanujacarya II alias VadiHamsaNavlmvuda
352
Ramanujadasa alias Mahlcarya
361
Prapatti Doctrine aa expounded in SrivacanabhOfana of Lokadrya
374
KastQrlRahgacarya
381
Saila iSrtnivlsa
395
CHAPTER XXII
445

Ramanuja
100
Ramanuja Literature
114
The Influence of the Arvars on the followers of Raminuja
134
God and the World
152
God according to Ramanuja Vehkatanatha and Lokaclrya
159
Perception in the light of elucidation by the later members of
220
Epistemology of the Ramanuja School according to Meghanadari
235
The Doctrine of Selfvalidity of Knowledge
247
God in the Ramanuja School 206
296
The Brahman and the World according to Vijnanamrtabhasya
460
SelfLuminosity and Ignorance
468
Relation of Sarjikhya and Vedanta according to Bhiksu
476
Itvaragltd its Philosophy as expounded by Vijftana Bhiku
482
CHAPTER XXIII
496
Vdyu Purna 5
506
APPENDIX TO VOLUME 1
528
The Lokyata Nstika and Crvka 512550
588
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