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
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Philosophy > Vedanta > The Vedanta Philosophy
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
The Vedanta Philosophy
The Vedanta Philosophy
Description
CONTENTS

 

Chapter 1. Origin of the Vedanta Philosophy  
  The Importance of the Philosophy 1  
  What is important and what is merely curious 2
  The Importance of the Vedanta Philosophy 4
  Opinions of the Vedanta by Schopenhauer, Sir W. Jones, Victor Cousin, F. Schlegel 5
  The Vedanta, both Philosophy and Religion 7
  The Upanisads as Vedanta 9
  The Four Stages of Life 11
  Relation of the Soul (Atman) to Brahmana (the Paramatman) 12
  Unsystematic Character of the Upanisads 13
  Growth of Religious and Philosophic Thought before the Upanisads 14
  Belief in the God 16
  Two Forms of the Vedanta 17
  The Upanisads treated as Revealed, not as Historical Books 18
  Moral Preparation for the Study of the Vedanta 21
  Mistrust in the Evidence of the Senses 24
  Metaphorical Language of the Upanisads 24
Chapter 2. The Soul and God  
  Extracts from the Upanisads 28
  I. From Katha Upanisad 28
  II. From the Maitrayana Upanisad 33
  Sankara's Analysis of Subject and object 36
  The Inheritance of the Vedanta 42
  No Esoteric Vedanta 42
  Relation between the Higher Brahmana and the Lower Brahmana 49
  Relation between the Higher Atman and the Living Atman 51
  Different Views of the Soul in Indian Philosophy 52
  The Upadhis as the cause of difference between the Soul and God 54
  The Psychology of the Vedanta 55
  Our Mind is not our Self (Atman) 57
  The Upadhis due to Avidya 57
  Nescience (Avidya) destroyed by Knowledge (Vidya) 59
  How the Soul can be one with God 60
Chapter 3. Similarities and Differences between Indian and European Philosophy  
  Strangeness of Eastern Philosophy 64
  General Interest of Indian Philosophy 65
  Critical Treatment of Oriental Literature 66
  The Sacred Syllable Om 68
  Whatever was Old became Sacred 69
  Books for the Study of the Vedanta 70
  Coincidences. Spinoza's Substantia' 72
  The Meaning of Real 74
  The Nature of Avidya and Maya 75
  Colebrooke n Maya 75
  Sir W. Jones on the Vedanta 77
  The Two Brahmans are One 78
  The Germs of the Vedanta in the Upanisads 79
  The Knowledge of the Brahmana 81
  Names and Forms the Objects of Brahmana's knowledge 82
  Thought and Language Inseparable 82
  Coincideness between Names and Forms and the Greek Logas 83
  Speech as a Creative Power to the Veda 84
  Similarity with the Old Testament Wisdom 85
  Did Brahmana means Word? 86
  Brahmana derived from the same Root as Verbum and Word 87
  Names and Forms the Connecting-link between Brahmana and the World 88
  The Gods of other Religions 90
  Names and Forms the Product of Avidya 92
  The Vedanta in Political Life 94
  The Ethics of the Vedanta 95
  The Doctrine of Karman 96
  Pre-existence of the Soul 97
  Recapitulation 100

Sample Pages









The Vedanta Philosophy

Item Code:
IDJ489
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2002
ISBN:
8187418591
Language:
English
Size:
9.0 inch X 6.0 inch
Pages:
109
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 260 gms
Price:
$15.00   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
The Vedanta Philosophy
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 6033 times since 14th Aug, 2019
CONTENTS

 

Chapter 1. Origin of the Vedanta Philosophy  
  The Importance of the Philosophy 1  
  What is important and what is merely curious 2
  The Importance of the Vedanta Philosophy 4
  Opinions of the Vedanta by Schopenhauer, Sir W. Jones, Victor Cousin, F. Schlegel 5
  The Vedanta, both Philosophy and Religion 7
  The Upanisads as Vedanta 9
  The Four Stages of Life 11
  Relation of the Soul (Atman) to Brahmana (the Paramatman) 12
  Unsystematic Character of the Upanisads 13
  Growth of Religious and Philosophic Thought before the Upanisads 14
  Belief in the God 16
  Two Forms of the Vedanta 17
  The Upanisads treated as Revealed, not as Historical Books 18
  Moral Preparation for the Study of the Vedanta 21
  Mistrust in the Evidence of the Senses 24
  Metaphorical Language of the Upanisads 24
Chapter 2. The Soul and God  
  Extracts from the Upanisads 28
  I. From Katha Upanisad 28
  II. From the Maitrayana Upanisad 33
  Sankara's Analysis of Subject and object 36
  The Inheritance of the Vedanta 42
  No Esoteric Vedanta 42
  Relation between the Higher Brahmana and the Lower Brahmana 49
  Relation between the Higher Atman and the Living Atman 51
  Different Views of the Soul in Indian Philosophy 52
  The Upadhis as the cause of difference between the Soul and God 54
  The Psychology of the Vedanta 55
  Our Mind is not our Self (Atman) 57
  The Upadhis due to Avidya 57
  Nescience (Avidya) destroyed by Knowledge (Vidya) 59
  How the Soul can be one with God 60
Chapter 3. Similarities and Differences between Indian and European Philosophy  
  Strangeness of Eastern Philosophy 64
  General Interest of Indian Philosophy 65
  Critical Treatment of Oriental Literature 66
  The Sacred Syllable Om 68
  Whatever was Old became Sacred 69
  Books for the Study of the Vedanta 70
  Coincidences. Spinoza's Substantia' 72
  The Meaning of Real 74
  The Nature of Avidya and Maya 75
  Colebrooke n Maya 75
  Sir W. Jones on the Vedanta 77
  The Two Brahmans are One 78
  The Germs of the Vedanta in the Upanisads 79
  The Knowledge of the Brahmana 81
  Names and Forms the Objects of Brahmana's knowledge 82
  Thought and Language Inseparable 82
  Coincideness between Names and Forms and the Greek Logas 83
  Speech as a Creative Power to the Veda 84
  Similarity with the Old Testament Wisdom 85
  Did Brahmana means Word? 86
  Brahmana derived from the same Root as Verbum and Word 87
  Names and Forms the Connecting-link between Brahmana and the World 88
  The Gods of other Religions 90
  Names and Forms the Product of Avidya 92
  The Vedanta in Political Life 94
  The Ethics of the Vedanta 95
  The Doctrine of Karman 96
  Pre-existence of the Soul 97
  Recapitulation 100

Sample Pages









Post a Comment
 
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to The Vedanta Philosophy (Philosophy | Books)

The Vedanta Kesari: The Lion of Vedanta Digitized Archives of 96 Years (1914-2009) (CD ROM)
Sri Ramakrishna Math
Item Code: ICV059
$50.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vedanta Prabodha - The Most Exhaustive Book Ever Written on Shankaracharya's Advaita Vedanta
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAG842
$35.00$28.00
You save: $7.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Subodha Vedanta: Vedanta Made Easy
Item Code: NAO673
$13.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Understanding Vedanta: A Contemporary Approach (A Collection of Essays To Introduce Vedanta)
Deal 20% Off
by Dhruv S. Kaji
Paperback (Edition: 2012)
New Age Books
Item Code: NAE355
$26.00$20.80
You save: $5.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Vedanta-Sara of Sadananda: A Work on Vedanta Philosophy
by M. Hiriyanna
Hardcover (Edition: 2004)
Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan
Item Code: IDJ017
$23.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Modern Perspectives on Vedanta (Proceedings of The 20th International Congress of Vedanta)
Deal 10% Off
Item Code: NAJ739
$72.00$64.80
You save: $7.20 (10%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
Thank you for shipping the book. Appreciate your website and ease of use.
Sivaprasad, USA
Nice website--clear, easy to use, no glitches.
M. Brice
Thank you for providing great stuff during such a crazy time. Have a great day!
Ben
Thank you so much for creating abundance for many people in their growth and understanding of themselves and our world. Your site has offers many resources in growing and learning spiritually, physically, and also mentally. It is much needed in our world today, and I thank you.
M. Altman, USA
The book intended for my neighbour has arrived in the netherlands, very pleased to do business with India :)
Erik, Netherlands
Thank you for selling such useful items.   Much love.
Daniel, USA
I have beeen using this website for along time n i got book which I ordered n im getting fully benefited. And I recomend others to visit this wesite n do shopping thanks.
Leela, USA
IAs a serious student and teacher of Bhagavad Gītā, Upaniṣad and Jyotiṣa I have found you have some good editions of English with sanskrit texts. Having texts of high quality with both is essential.   This has been a user friendly experience
Dean, USA
Very happy with the purchase!
Amee, USA
Both Exotic India and Gita Press are the most resourceful entities for boosting our spiritual activities.
Shambhu, Canada
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2020 © Exotic India