Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Philosophy > Vivekacudamani of Sri Sankaracarya (Shankaracharya)
Displaying 587 of 2791         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Vivekacudamani of Sri Sankaracarya (Shankaracharya)
Pages from the book
Vivekacudamani of Sri Sankaracarya (Shankaracharya)
Look Inside the Book
Description
From the Jacket:

 

A most valuable and lucid compendium of Advaita philosophy describing the transcendental knowledge of Brahman, and the way to achieve it through discrimination and meditation. Being an original production of Shankara's genius, the whole book is instinct with the prophetic vision of a seer, a man of realization, and the expression is so lucid and poetical that quite a new life has been breathed into the dry bones of philosophical discussion, and that too, on this most abstruse subject.

FORWORD

Scarcely any introduction is needed for a book that professess to be, as its title-" Crest-jewel of Discrimination" -shows, a masterpiece on Advaita Vedanta, the cardinal tenet of which is -" Brahman alone is real, the universe is unreal, and the individual soul is no other than the Universal Soul". Being an original production of Sankara genius, the book combines with a searching analysis of our experience an authoritativeness and a depth of sincerity that at once carry conviction into the heart of its reader. The whole book is instinct with the prophetic vision of a Seer, a man of Realization, and the expression is so lucid and poetical that quite a new life has been breathed into the dry bones of philosophical discussion, and that, too, on the most abstruse subject ever known.

In preparing this edition, which is a reprint in book- form from the Prabuddha Bharata, the translator gratefully acknowledges his Indebtedness to the admirable Sanskrit commentary of Swami Keshavacharya of the Munimandal, kankhal, which along with the Hindi translation would be highly useful to those who want a fuller knowledge of this book.

For Facility of reference an Index has been added, and the book, it is hoped, will in its present form be a vademecum to all students of Advaita Philosophy.

 

PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION

In this edition the book has been generally revised, and some improvement has been made as regards printing and other matters. All this, it is hoped, will make the book more acceptable to the public.

 

Contents

 

  About the Author v
  Preface vii
  Introduction: Ageing Process and Longevity xv
  United Nations Principles for Older Persons xviii
Section I: General Aspects  
1 How to Stay Young Longer 3
2 Nutrition for Vigour and Vitality in Old Age 7
3 Vitamins and Minerals Can Slow Down Ageing 13
4 Rejuvenative Foods 21
5 Harmful Foods that Hasten Ageing 32
6 Herbs to Fight Old Age 43
7 Exercise and Yoga Can Retard Ageing Process 50
8 Importance of Rest, Relaxation and Meditation in Old Age 66
9 Weight Control for Healthy Old Age 71
10 Thirty Useful Tips for Better Living 75
Section II: Nervous System and Mental Disorders  
11 Amnesia 81
12 Depression 85
13 Stroke 90
14 Parkinson's Disease 95
15 Insomnia 99
16 Headaches 104
17 Cervical Spondylosis 109
18 Falls 113
Section III: Low Vision  
19 Low Vision 119
20 Cataract 124
21 Glaucoma 129
Section IV: Cardiovascular System Disorder  
22 Arteriosclerosis 135
23 Coronary Heart Disease 139
24 Hypertension 146
25 Varicose Veins 153
Section V: Respiratory System Disorders  
26 Pneumonia 161
27 Pulmonary Tuberculosis 165
28 Bronchitis 170
29 Emphysema 175
30 Asthma 179
31 Cough 185
Section VI: Diseases of the Gastrointestinal System  
32 Hiatus Hernia 191
33 Peptic Ulcer 196
34 Constipation 202
35 Diarrhoea 207
36 Diverticulosis 211
37 Colitis 215
38 Piles 220
39 Cirrhosis of the Liver 225
40 Gallbladder Disorders
41 Jaundice 234
Section VII: Musculo-Skeleton System Disorders  
42 Osteoporosis 241
43 Arthritis 245
44 Gout 250
45 Rheumatism 254
46 Muscle Cramps 259
Section VIII: Diseases of the Kidney and Urinary System  
47 Kidney Diseases 265
48 Bladder Infection 270
49 Prostate Disorders 275
50 Sexual Impotence 281
51 Vaginitis 286
Section IX: Diseases of the Endocrine System  
52 Diabetes 293
53 Thyroid Disease 299
Section X: Other Diseases  
54 Anaemia 307
55 Cancer 313
56 High Blood Cholesterol 320
  Appendices  
  Chart Showing the Common Foods with Acid and Alkaline Ash 329
  Nature Cure Treatments (Prescribed in Various Chapters) 332
  Glossary 346
  Bibliography 357
  Index 359
Sample Pages
















Vivekacudamani of Sri Sankaracarya (Shankaracharya)

Item Code:
IDE164
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2015
Publisher:
ISBN:
9788175051065
Language:
Text, with English Translation, Notes and Index
Size:
7.0" X 4.8"
Pages:
232
Other Details:
Weight of BooK 173 gms
Price:
$8.00
Discounted:
$6.40   Shipping Free
You Save:
$1.60 (20%)
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Vivekacudamani of Sri Sankaracarya (Shankaracharya)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 7691 times since 24th Nov, 2016
From the Jacket:

 

A most valuable and lucid compendium of Advaita philosophy describing the transcendental knowledge of Brahman, and the way to achieve it through discrimination and meditation. Being an original production of Shankara's genius, the whole book is instinct with the prophetic vision of a seer, a man of realization, and the expression is so lucid and poetical that quite a new life has been breathed into the dry bones of philosophical discussion, and that too, on this most abstruse subject.

FORWORD

Scarcely any introduction is needed for a book that professess to be, as its title-" Crest-jewel of Discrimination" -shows, a masterpiece on Advaita Vedanta, the cardinal tenet of which is -" Brahman alone is real, the universe is unreal, and the individual soul is no other than the Universal Soul". Being an original production of Sankara genius, the book combines with a searching analysis of our experience an authoritativeness and a depth of sincerity that at once carry conviction into the heart of its reader. The whole book is instinct with the prophetic vision of a Seer, a man of Realization, and the expression is so lucid and poetical that quite a new life has been breathed into the dry bones of philosophical discussion, and that, too, on the most abstruse subject ever known.

In preparing this edition, which is a reprint in book- form from the Prabuddha Bharata, the translator gratefully acknowledges his Indebtedness to the admirable Sanskrit commentary of Swami Keshavacharya of the Munimandal, kankhal, which along with the Hindi translation would be highly useful to those who want a fuller knowledge of this book.

For Facility of reference an Index has been added, and the book, it is hoped, will in its present form be a vademecum to all students of Advaita Philosophy.

 

PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION

In this edition the book has been generally revised, and some improvement has been made as regards printing and other matters. All this, it is hoped, will make the book more acceptable to the public.

 

Contents

 

  About the Author v
  Preface vii
  Introduction: Ageing Process and Longevity xv
  United Nations Principles for Older Persons xviii
Section I: General Aspects  
1 How to Stay Young Longer 3
2 Nutrition for Vigour and Vitality in Old Age 7
3 Vitamins and Minerals Can Slow Down Ageing 13
4 Rejuvenative Foods 21
5 Harmful Foods that Hasten Ageing 32
6 Herbs to Fight Old Age 43
7 Exercise and Yoga Can Retard Ageing Process 50
8 Importance of Rest, Relaxation and Meditation in Old Age 66
9 Weight Control for Healthy Old Age 71
10 Thirty Useful Tips for Better Living 75
Section II: Nervous System and Mental Disorders  
11 Amnesia 81
12 Depression 85
13 Stroke 90
14 Parkinson's Disease 95
15 Insomnia 99
16 Headaches 104
17 Cervical Spondylosis 109
18 Falls 113
Section III: Low Vision  
19 Low Vision 119
20 Cataract 124
21 Glaucoma 129
Section IV: Cardiovascular System Disorder  
22 Arteriosclerosis 135
23 Coronary Heart Disease 139
24 Hypertension 146
25 Varicose Veins 153
Section V: Respiratory System Disorders  
26 Pneumonia 161
27 Pulmonary Tuberculosis 165
28 Bronchitis 170
29 Emphysema 175
30 Asthma 179
31 Cough 185
Section VI: Diseases of the Gastrointestinal System  
32 Hiatus Hernia 191
33 Peptic Ulcer 196
34 Constipation 202
35 Diarrhoea 207
36 Diverticulosis 211
37 Colitis 215
38 Piles 220
39 Cirrhosis of the Liver 225
40 Gallbladder Disorders
41 Jaundice 234
Section VII: Musculo-Skeleton System Disorders  
42 Osteoporosis 241
43 Arthritis 245
44 Gout 250
45 Rheumatism 254
46 Muscle Cramps 259
Section VIII: Diseases of the Kidney and Urinary System  
47 Kidney Diseases 265
48 Bladder Infection 270
49 Prostate Disorders 275
50 Sexual Impotence 281
51 Vaginitis 286
Section IX: Diseases of the Endocrine System  
52 Diabetes 293
53 Thyroid Disease 299
Section X: Other Diseases  
54 Anaemia 307
55 Cancer 313
56 High Blood Cholesterol 320
  Appendices  
  Chart Showing the Common Foods with Acid and Alkaline Ash 329
  Nature Cure Treatments (Prescribed in Various Chapters) 332
  Glossary 346
  Bibliography 357
  Index 359
Sample Pages
















Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Related Items

The Message of Vivekachudamani (An Exposition of Vivekachudamani in the light of Modern Thought and Modern Needs)
by Swami Ranganathananda
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Advaita Ashrama
Item Code: IHJ046
$27.50$22.00
You save: $5.50 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
ವಿವೇಕಚೂಡಾಮಣಿ: Vivekacudamani (Kannada)
Hardcover (Edition: 2012)
Central Chinmaya Mission Trust
Item Code: NZJ550
$30.00$24.00
You save: $6.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vivekacudamani of Sri Samkara Bhagavatpada (Sanskrit Text, Transliteration and Detailed Commentary)
by P. Sankaranarayanan
Hardcover (Edition: 1999)
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
Item Code: IDK697
$35.00$28.00
You save: $7.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
A Study on Sankaracarya's Vivekacudamani
by Dr.Sumita Chaudhury
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Sanskrit Putak Bhandar
Item Code: NAD148
$30.00$24.00
You save: $6.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vivekachudamani for Beginners (Quest for Monism)
by Swami Ramanujananda
Paperback (Edition: 2001)
Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur
Item Code: NAC569
$9.00$7.20
You save: $1.80 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Discrimination Between The Real and Unreal - Some Aspects of Vivekachudamani
Item Code: NAE784
$11.50$9.20
You save: $2.30 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
A Concise Dictionary of Indian Philosophy (New and Revised Edition) Sanskrit Terms Defined in English
by John Grimes
Hardcover (Edition: 2009)
Indica Books
Item Code: IDC013
$40.00$32.00
You save: $8.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Viveka-Cudamani or Crest-Jewel Of Wisdom
Item Code: IDH404
$20.00$16.00
You save: $4.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Quest For Oneness: Sarva-Vedanta-Siddhanta-Sara-Sangraha For Beginners
by Swami Ramanujananda
Paperback (Edition: 2005)
Ramakrishna Math
Item Code: NAD006
$10.00$8.00
You save: $2.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Adi Sankaracarya' s Dhanyastakam
Item Code: IDK549
$6.50$5.20
You save: $1.30 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ramana, Shankara and The Forty Verses (The Essential Teaching of Advaita)
Item Code: NAF538
$20.00$16.00
You save: $4.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sri Visnusahasranama Stotram
Item Code: IDF072
$15.00$12.00
You save: $3.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

I have been buying from Exotic India for years and am always pleased and excited to receive my packages. Thanks for the quality products.
Delia, USA
As ever, brilliant price and service.
Howard, UK.
The best and fastest service worldwide - I am in Australia and I put in a big order of books (14 items) on a Wednesday; it was sent on Friday and arrived at my doorstep early on Monday morning - amazing! All very securely packed in a very strong cardboard box. I have bought several times from Exotic India and the service is always exceptionally good. THANK YOU and NAMASTE!
Charles (Rudra)
I just wanted to say that this is I think my 3rd (big) order from you, and the last two times I received immaculate service, the books arrived well and it has been a very pleasant experience. Just wanted to say thanks for your efficient service.
Shantala, Belgium
Thank you so much EXOTIC INDIA for the wonderfull packaging!! I received my order today and it was gift wrapped with so much love and taste in a beautiful golden gift wrap and everything was neat and beautifully packed. Also my order came very fast... i am impressed! Besides selling fantastic items, you provide an exceptional customer service and i will surely purchase again from you! I am very glad and happy :) Thank you, Salma
Salma, Canada.
Artwork received today. Very pleased both with the product quality and speed of delivery. Many thanks for your help.
Carl, UK.
I wanted to let you know how happy we are with our framed pieces of Shree Durga and Shree Kali. Thank you and thank your framers for us. By the way, this month we offered a Puja and Yagna to the Ardhanarishwara murti we purchased from you last November. The Brahmin priest, Shree Vivek Godbol, who was visiting LA preformed the rites. He really loved our murti and thought it very paka. I am so happy to have found your site , it is very paka and trustworthy. Plus such great packing and quick shipping. Thanks for your service Vipin, it is a pleasure.
Gina, USA
My marble statue of Durga arrived today in perfect condition, it's such a beautiful statue. Thanks again for giving me a discount on it, I'm always very pleased with the items I order from you. You always have the best quality items.
Charles, Tennessee
Jay Shree Krishna Shrimud Bhagavatam Mahapurana in Sanskrat Parayana is very very thankful to you we are so gratefully to your seva
Mrs. Darbar, UK.
Its a very efficient website and questions queries are responded promptly. very reliable website. Thank you.
Kailash, Australia.
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2017 © Exotic India