Author:A. Berriedale Keith

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Buddhist Philosophy in India and Ceylon

By: A. Berriedale Keith

Price: $8.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 000777

ISBN: 8170691095

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Buddhism can be viewed as a vehicle for transporting its adherents, who are anxious for release from rebirths but least inclined to follow either the path of rigorous asceticism or that of tantalizing speculation on the nature of the self, from this word of misery to Nirvana where all pain ceases. Its message was so simple and direct that all, from prince to plebeian alike, succumbed to its appeal and swelled its ranks. It became the religion of an empire which held sway... View more info

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The Karma Mimamsa

By: A. Berriedale Keith

Price: $2.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1978

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 018742

ISBN: 8170690757

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The six systems of Hindu philosophy Karma-Mimamsa, Uttara-Mimamsa, Sankhya, Yoga, Vaiseshika, Nyaya-are grouped into three pairs due to their close affinity. The first two are basically expositions than philosophies. Each is called a Mimamsa which means investigation or critical interpretation. The Karma-Mimamsa, as codified by Jaimini, consists of a large number of aphorisms, usually accompanied by comments, which provide authoritative solutions to problems arising from... View more info

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Indian Logic and Atomism: An Exposition of the Nyaya and Vaisesika Systems

By: A. Berriedale Keith

Price: $11.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024289

ISBN: 8170690706

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Printed Pages: 294. View more info

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Bhasa: A Study

By: A.D. Pusalker; Foreword By Dr A. Berriedale Keith

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1968

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 023459

ISBN: 8121503558

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In the field of Sanskrit literature, no other event has probably been of as great significance as the discovery, in 1909 by Mm. Dr. T. Ganapati Sastri, of the thirteen plays ascribed to Bhasa. With that discovery, Bhasa, who was till then a mere name mentioned in passing by poets, dramatists and anthologists, became not only a reality but one of the most luminous stars in the Sanskrit literary galaxy. In this little over half a century, hundreds of critiques, big and sma... View more info