Mimamsa in Controversy

By: Shripad Bhatt

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The Book is divided in six chapters. The main principles of Purvamimamsa system of Indian Philosophy have been discussed in separate chapters. The Introduction gives a detail survey of the controversy as found in original texts of Mimamsa and Heterodox systems and the survey of modern research. The next chapter deals with the refutation of Vedapauruseyatva, the third Svatahpramana. The fourth Sabdanityayva and the fifth Pramanas. At the beginning of these chapters position of Mimamsa regarding that particular topic has been discussed. The views of exponents of heterodox systems viz. the Carvaka system, Jayarasi from the Carvaka system Bhavaviveka, Dinnaga, Dharmakirti and Santaraksita from Buddhism Prabhacandra and Ratnaprabhasuri from Jainism, have been taken into consideration for the purpose of refutation whenever found necessary. Concluding remarks contain the criticism made by modern scholars and the examination of refutation made by heterodox systems against the Mimamsakas.Printed Pages: 256.

Title: Mimamsa in Controversy

Author Name: Shripad Bhatt

Categories: India, Phonology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, New Bharatiya Book Corporation: 2011

ISBN: 8183151493

ISBN 13: 9788183151498

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 104068

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