An Introduction to Indian Philosophy: Hindu and Buddhist by Christopher Bartley

By Christopher Bartley

Introducing the themes, subject matters and arguments of the main influential Hindu and Buddhist Indian philosophers, An advent to Indian Philosophy leads the reader throughout the major colleges of Indian inspiration from the origins of Buddhism to the Saiva Philosophies of Kashmir.

By overlaying Buddhist philosophies earlier than the Brahmanical colleges, this enticing advent indicates how philosophers from the Brahmanical schools-including Samkhya, Yoga, Nyaya, Vaisheshika, and Mimamsa, in addition to Vedanta-were to some degree responding to Buddhist viewpoints. including transparent translations of basic texts, this fully-updated version features:

• A thesaurus of Sanskrit terms
• A consultant to pronunciation
• Chronological checklist of philosophers & works

With learn instruments and incessant connection with unique texts, An advent to Indian Philosophy presents scholars with deeper knowing of the rules of Indian philosophy.

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