Author:Kapil N. Tiwari

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Dimensions of Renunciation in Advaita Vedanta

By: Kapil N. Tiwari

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Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1998

Seller ID: 102139

ISBN: 8120808258

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The aim of this dissertation is to present a systematic exposition of renunciation (Samnyasa) as a philosophico-religious category within Indian tradition with special reference to Advaita Vedanta of Samkaracarya. The author tried to justify this category as a spiritual technique systematically worked out and developed by Advaitins particularly Samkara with a view to classifying and systematizing values in terms of the different forms which renunciation and its object may be found to assume. This dissertation also highlights principles of human behaviour in the Indian tradition implicitly clar... View more info