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VEDANTA And its Philosophical Development
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The problem of reconciliation of mutually incompatible Upanisadic statements on some of the basic problems had attracted the attention of almost all the major philosophers of Vedanta.

One such problem is about the nature of relationship between Brahman and the world of empirical experience. And in their attempts to reconcile the reality of Brahman with that of the world of empirical experience almost all the philosophers of Vedanta have resorted to reason. They have not only tried to provide rational justification of their positions and views but have also used reason freely in analyzing and criticizing the rival position and views. In this process several arguments which are subtle and cogent are developed. However, some of the Vedantins who have shown critical spirit and acumen in understanding and criticizing the rival arguments and positions are not so critical about their own arguments and positions. Thus the Vedantins who came after Sankara have made his position (advaita) their major Purvapaksa without, however, trying to make their own positions a possible Purvapaksa.

This is an attempt to trace the philosophical development of Vedanta starting from Badarayana to Sri Aurobindo, and to understand and evaluate critically their arguments and positions.

About the Author :

A. Ramamurthy is a retired professor of philosophy, University of Hyderabad. He has worked on classical Indian philosophy, particularly Vedanta, and on religion. His other publications are: Advaitic Mysticism of Sankara; The Central Philosophy of Rgveda; Advaita: A conceptual Analysis; The Philosophical Foundation of Hinduism and Indian Philosophy of Religion.

CONTENTS

Preface V
Transliteration Chart Viii
1. Introduction 1
2. Upanisads 15
3. Badarayana 45
4. Sankara 63
5. Abhinavagupta 87
6. Ramanuja 103
7. Sri Aurobindo 121
Glossary 143
Bibliography 147
Index 149

VEDANTA And its Philosophical Development

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IDF138
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2006
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D. K. Printworld Pvt. Ltd.
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8124603472
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160
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From the Jacket :

The problem of reconciliation of mutually incompatible Upanisadic statements on some of the basic problems had attracted the attention of almost all the major philosophers of Vedanta.

One such problem is about the nature of relationship between Brahman and the world of empirical experience. And in their attempts to reconcile the reality of Brahman with that of the world of empirical experience almost all the philosophers of Vedanta have resorted to reason. They have not only tried to provide rational justification of their positions and views but have also used reason freely in analyzing and criticizing the rival position and views. In this process several arguments which are subtle and cogent are developed. However, some of the Vedantins who have shown critical spirit and acumen in understanding and criticizing the rival arguments and positions are not so critical about their own arguments and positions. Thus the Vedantins who came after Sankara have made his position (advaita) their major Purvapaksa without, however, trying to make their own positions a possible Purvapaksa.

This is an attempt to trace the philosophical development of Vedanta starting from Badarayana to Sri Aurobindo, and to understand and evaluate critically their arguments and positions.

About the Author :

A. Ramamurthy is a retired professor of philosophy, University of Hyderabad. He has worked on classical Indian philosophy, particularly Vedanta, and on religion. His other publications are: Advaitic Mysticism of Sankara; The Central Philosophy of Rgveda; Advaita: A conceptual Analysis; The Philosophical Foundation of Hinduism and Indian Philosophy of Religion.

CONTENTS

Preface V
Transliteration Chart Viii
1. Introduction 1
2. Upanisads 15
3. Badarayana 45
4. Sankara 63
5. Abhinavagupta 87
6. Ramanuja 103
7. Sri Aurobindo 121
Glossary 143
Bibliography 147
Index 149

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