Studies in Buddhism

By: Mangala R Chinchore

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Contents Introduction. 1. Dharmakirti on criteria of knowledge. 2. Dharmakirti on the distinction between Svarthanumana and Pararthanumana. 3. Some distinctive features of Dharmakirti's logic. 4. Post Udayana Nyaya reactions to Dharmakirti's Vadanyaya an evaluation. 5. Pramana samplava v/s Pramana Vyavastha (viplava) a glimpse of Nyaya Buddhist controversy. 6. Some distinctive features of Buddhist logic. 7. Some thoughts on significant contributions of Buddhist logicians. 8. Buddhist conception of Prameya a critical study. 9. Some epistemological and social implications of Ksanikata. 10. The Buddhist concept of Santana some reflections. 11. Duhkha an analysis of Buddhist clue to Understand human nature. 12. Krtapranasa and Akrtabhyagama an analysis defence and rationale of the Buddhist theory of action. 13. Lost Buddhist texts rationale of their reconstruction in Sanskrit. 14. Lankavatara sutra on the nature and function of language. 15. Tibetan contributions to Indian civilisation and Buddhist culture. Indices i. Index of names. ii. Title index. iii. Subject index. The fifteen essays on Buddhism included in this collection is a representative sample of contributions dealing with different aspects of Buddhist philosophy. Instead of merely being given to statement of facts they refreshingly analyse various concepts notions doctrines controversies etc. explain nuances and intricacies in their rationale and bring out some of their novel prominent implications. Printed Pages: 350

Title: Studies in Buddhism

Author Name: Mangala R Chinchore

Categories: Religion, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, New Bharatiya Book Corporation:

ISBN: 8183150705

ISBN 13: 9788183150705

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Keywords: Studies in Buddhism Mangala R Chinchore