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THE DIALECTICAL METHOD OF NAGARJUNA Vigrahavyavartani
THE DIALECTICAL METHOD OF NAGARJUNA Vigrahavyavartani
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Though only a minor work in form, as regards its contents the Vigrahavyavartam well as of the early Indian dialectical tradition. Not only does it admirably illustrate the dialectical method followed by Nagarjuna, the founder of the school, but it is also clarifies the idea of Voidness (Sunyata) which has been so often misunderstood, not only in modern times and abroad, but in India itself and in Nagarjuna's own time.

Written after Nagarjuna's major work, the Madhyamakakarikas, the Vigrahavyavartani is undoubtedly one of his best works and shows him in all that is peculiar of him, above all in his imperturbable consistency', as E. Frauwallner said.

Long lost in India, this text was fortunately discovered by Rahula Sankrtyayana in a Tibetan monastery. The book includes the text both in Devanagari and Roman scripts edited by E.H. Johnston and Arnold Kunst along with an English translation which follows the text closely and as literally as possible, and Notes that clarify its technicalities.

About the Author:

KAMALESWAR BHATTACHARYA, Doctor es Letters (Paris), has taught at the University of Paris, at Brown University (USA), at the University of Toronto (Canada), and at the Visva-Bharati University (Santiniketan). His publications include Les Religions brahmaniques dans Pancien Cambodge, Recherches sur le vocabulcire des inscriptions sanskrites du Cambodge, L'Atman-Brahman dans le Bouddhisme ancien, and Le Siddhantalaksanaprakarana du Tattvachintamani de Gangesa avec la Didhiti de Raghamatha Siromani et Tika de Jagadisa Tarkalankara.

CONTENTS

Preface to the Fourth Edition
Preface to the Third Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to ther First Edition

PART I
Sanskrit Text
in Devanagari Script

PART II
Sanskrit Text
in Roman Script

Preface
Introduction
Abbreviations
The Vigrahavyavartani
Index of Karikas

PART III
English Translation
Introduction
Translation and Notes
Abbreviations and Bibliographical References
Index of the Significant Nyaya Technical Terms Used in the Vigrahavyavartani
Index of Uncommon Words
Index of the Ancient Authorities Quoted in the Introduction and in the Notes

THE DIALECTICAL METHOD OF NAGARJUNA Vigrahavyavartani

Item Code:
IDC179
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2002
ISBN:
81-208-0176-8
Language:
English
Size:
8.5" X 5.5"
Pages:
149
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About the Book:

Though only a minor work in form, as regards its contents the Vigrahavyavartam well as of the early Indian dialectical tradition. Not only does it admirably illustrate the dialectical method followed by Nagarjuna, the founder of the school, but it is also clarifies the idea of Voidness (Sunyata) which has been so often misunderstood, not only in modern times and abroad, but in India itself and in Nagarjuna's own time.

Written after Nagarjuna's major work, the Madhyamakakarikas, the Vigrahavyavartani is undoubtedly one of his best works and shows him in all that is peculiar of him, above all in his imperturbable consistency', as E. Frauwallner said.

Long lost in India, this text was fortunately discovered by Rahula Sankrtyayana in a Tibetan monastery. The book includes the text both in Devanagari and Roman scripts edited by E.H. Johnston and Arnold Kunst along with an English translation which follows the text closely and as literally as possible, and Notes that clarify its technicalities.

About the Author:

KAMALESWAR BHATTACHARYA, Doctor es Letters (Paris), has taught at the University of Paris, at Brown University (USA), at the University of Toronto (Canada), and at the Visva-Bharati University (Santiniketan). His publications include Les Religions brahmaniques dans Pancien Cambodge, Recherches sur le vocabulcire des inscriptions sanskrites du Cambodge, L'Atman-Brahman dans le Bouddhisme ancien, and Le Siddhantalaksanaprakarana du Tattvachintamani de Gangesa avec la Didhiti de Raghamatha Siromani et Tika de Jagadisa Tarkalankara.

CONTENTS

Preface to the Fourth Edition
Preface to the Third Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to ther First Edition

PART I
Sanskrit Text
in Devanagari Script

PART II
Sanskrit Text
in Roman Script

Preface
Introduction
Abbreviations
The Vigrahavyavartani
Index of Karikas

PART III
English Translation
Introduction
Translation and Notes
Abbreviations and Bibliographical References
Index of the Significant Nyaya Technical Terms Used in the Vigrahavyavartani
Index of Uncommon Words
Index of the Ancient Authorities Quoted in the Introduction and in the Notes
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