A Concise Dictionary of Indian Philosophy: Sanskrit Terms Defined in English (New and Revised Edition) / Edition 2

A Concise Dictionary of Indian Philosophy: Sanskrit Terms Defined in English (New and Revised Edition) / Edition 2

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by John A. Grimes
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791430685

ISBN-13: 9780791430682

Pub. Date: 10/17/1996

Publisher: State University of New York Press

This new and revised edition provides a comprehensive dictionary of Indian philosophical terms. Terms are provided in both devanagari and roman transliteration along with their English translations.

Containing over 500 new listings of frequently used religious terms and numerous etymological derivations, this new and revised edition of A Concise Dictionary

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This new and revised edition provides a comprehensive dictionary of Indian philosophical terms. Terms are provided in both devanagari and roman transliteration along with their English translations.

Containing over 500 new listings of frequently used religious terms and numerous etymological derivations, this new and revised edition of A Concise Dictionary of Indian Philosophy provides a comprehensive dictionary of Indian philosophical terms in both devanagari and roman transliteration along with an English translation. It offers special meanings of words used as technical terms within particular philosophical systems and contains the meanings of terms fundamental to epistemology, metaphysics, and practical teaching of heterodox and orthodox schools of Indian philosophy.

Cross-referencing is provided and charts are included that offer information regarding relationships, categories, and sourcebooks relevant to individual schools.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791430682
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
10/17/1996
Edition description:
New and Revised
Pages:
404
Sales rank:
1,175,467
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword

Preface

Acknowledgments

Scheme of Transliteration

Scheme of Pronunciation

A Concise Dictionary of Indian Philosophy

Authors and Their Philosophical Works

Charts

The Vedas
Sourcebooks of the Nāstika Systems
Sourcebooks of the Astika Systems
Sourcebooks of the Saiva Schools
Padārthas (Categories)
Vaisesika Padārthas (Categories)
Jainism Categories
Saiva Siddhānta Tattva(s)
Kashmir Saivism Tattva(s)
Scheme of Visistādvaita
Jaina Epistemology
Evolution of Prakrti According to Sānkhya
Cakras
Angasthala

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