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Buddhist Philosophy: Losang Gonchok's Short Commentary to Jamyang Shayba's Root Text on Tenets (PagePerfect NOOK Book) [NOOK Book]

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Skims the cream of Jamyang Shayba's intellect, providing a rare opportunity to sharpen our intellect and expand our view of Buddhist thought.
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Buddhist Philosophy: Losang Gonchok's Short Commentary to Jamyang Shayba's Root Text on Tenets (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

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Overview

Skims the cream of Jamyang Shayba's intellect, providing a rare opportunity to sharpen our intellect and expand our view of Buddhist thought.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781559399661
  • Publisher: Snow Lion Publications, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/26/2003
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 352
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

On Pronunciation
Acknowledgments
Preface
Introduction to Tenets 1
The Clear Crystal Mirror
1 Note on the Translation 84
2 Introduction 85
Pt. 1 Non-Buddhist Systems
1 Introduction to Non-Buddhist Tenets 94
2 The Ayata School 98
3 The Samkhya School 103
4 The Brahmana, Vaiyakarana, Vedanta, and Guhyaka Schools 113
5 The Vaisnava and Mimamsaka Schools 118
6 The Saiva, Vaisesika, and Naiyayika Schools 124
7 The Nirgrantha School 135
Pt. 2 Hinayana Systems
1 Introduction to the Hinayana Systems 143
2 The Vaibhasika School 145
3 The Sautrantika School 159
Pt. 3 Mahayana Systems
1 Introduction to the Mahayana Systems 167
2 The Cittamatra School 170
3 Introduction to the Madhyamika Schools 201
4 The Svatantrika-Madhyamika School 216
5 The Prasangika-Madhyamika School 235
6 Secret Mantra 286
Emendations to the Tibetan Text 289
Tibetan Names in Pronounceable and Transliterated Form 291
English-Sanskrit-Tibetan Glossary 294
References 303
Further Reading 310
Index 313
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