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The Philosophies of India (World of Philosophy)

by Doug Allen

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Published by Blackstone Audio Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophers,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Unabridged Audio - Inspirational/Philosophy,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Eastern,
  • Hinduism - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLynn Redgrave (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8107487M
    ISBN 100786163801
    ISBN 109780786163809

      A Princeton Classics edition of an essential work of twentieth-century scholarship on India. Since its first publication, Philosophies of India has been considered a monumental exploration of the foundations of Indian philosophy. Based on the copious notes of Indologist, linguist, and art historian Heinrich Zimmer, and edited by Joseph Campbell, this book is organized into three s: Indian philosophy, the systems of thought and reflection that were developed by the civilizations of the Indian subcontinent. They include both orthodox (astika) systems, namely, the Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Samkhya, Yoga, Purva-Mimamsa (or Mimamsa), and Vedanta schools of philosophy, and unorthodox.

    In this series of episodes, co-authored with Jonardon Ganeri (Professor of Philosophy at NYU, Visiting Professor at King's College London and Professorial Research Associate at SOAS - and author of numerous books and articles on Indian philosophy), Peter considers the rich philosophical tradition of India. The podcasts cover the first thousand. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Philosophies of India by Heinrich Robert Zimmer, , Meridian Books edition, in EnglishCited by:

    Philosophies of India Հատոր 26 of A.W. Mellon lectures in the fine arts Bibliography: p. Հատոր 26 of Bollingen series Հատոր 4 of Works by Heinrich Zimmer Series: Հեղինակ: Heinrich Robert Zimmer: Editor: Joseph Campbell: Edition: illustrated, reprint, revised: Հրատարակիչ: Princeton University Press, ISBN. This guide includes the best philosophy books from throughout history. Including quick summaries for beginners of modern philosophy books, eastern philosophy, western philosophy and more. Read the Top 21 Philosophy Books of All Time!


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A great overview of the philosophies of India. There is something musical about Zimmers writing. It is very evocative, turning a subject that can be hard to grasp into a pleasure to by: A great overview of the philosophies of India.

There is something musical about Zimmers writing. It is very evocative, turning a subject that can be hard to grasp into a pleasure to read/5(30). Philosophies of India [Heinrich Robert Zimmer] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Description for this book, Philosophies of India, will be forthcoming/5(22).

This page volume is the result, published by Pantheon Books as part of the distinguished Bollingen Series in Zimmer goes beyond the six orthodox systems of Indian philosophy to include Buddhism, Tantra, and various minor philosophies which are identified as philosophies of e.g., "success," "pleasure," and "duty."/5.

Philosophies of India Volume 26 of A.W. Mellon lectures in the fine arts Bibliography: p. Volume 26 of Bollingen series Volume 4 of Works by Heinrich Zimmer Series: Author: Heinrich Robert Zimmer: Editor: Joseph Campbell: Edition: illustrated, reprint, revised: Publisher: Princeton University Press, ISBN:4/5(3).

India and Hinduism intrigue me but delving into the religion and into this culture is daunting, to say the least.

This book leads the reader into understanding and that is no easy feat. I recommend it highly. Very informative, great detail. I highly recommend this book for anyone who wants to know more about /5(30).

India and Hinduism intrigue me but delving into the religion and into this culture is daunting, to say the least. This book leads the reader into understanding and that is no easy feat. I recommend it highly/5(30). Philosophies of India. DOI link for Philosophies of India. Philosophies of India bookCited by:   A great overview of the philosophies of India.

There is something musical about Zimmers writing. It is very evocative, turning a subject that can be hard to grasp into a pleasure to read/5(19). Philosophy of India by Heinrich Zimmer Edited by Joseph Campbell, Pages, [djvu and pdf - with outlines and text] Philosophies of India by Heinrich Zimmer.

Editor's Forward Table of Contents Part I. The Highest Good I. The Meeting of East and West 1. The Roar of Awakening Some of These books have helped me tremendously in my theses. Series: Princeton Classics Since its first publication, Philosophies of India has been considered a monumental exploration of the foundations of Indian philosophy.

Based on the copious notes of Indologist, linguist, and art historian Heinrich Zimmer, and edited by Joseph Campbell, this book is organized into three sections. "Indian Philosophy" by S. Radhakrishnan, the second president of India, beautifully depicts the transition of Indian Thought from Rig Veda to Ramanuja.

The reason why Indian Philosophy is regarded as one of the best around the world is due to its progressive nature of transforming itself according to the needs of the present time/5. All time favorite books on Indian Spirituality.

| Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda, Buddha: His Life and Teachings, Raja Yoga by Vivekananda, Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse, and Indian Philosophy: An Introduction to Hindu and Buddhist Thought.

The book provides a broad view of Indian history, philosophy and culture, as viewed from the eyes of an Indian fighting for the independence of his country. In The Discovery of India, Nehru argued that India was a historic nation with a right to sovereignty.

This book also analyses in depth the philosophy of Indian life. It has 10 : Jawaharlal Nehru. Philosophies of India was prepared by Joseph Campbell, author of The Hero With A Thousand Faces, from the extensive notes left by the great Indiologist Heinrich Zimmer at his death in Format: Paperback.

Originally published in The volume is divided into four sections: The introduction places the position of the Buddhist Tantras within Mahayana Buddhism and recalls their early literary history, especially the Guhyasamahatantra; the section also covers Buddhist Genesis and the Tantric tradition.

The foundations of the Buddhist Tantras are discussed and the Tantric presentation of. 'We of the Occident', writes Zimmer', are about to arrive at a crossroads that was reached by the thinkers of India some seven hundred years before christ.

This is the real reason why we become both vexed and stimulated, uneasy yet interested, when conforonted with the concepts and images of Oriental wisdom'. A monumental work, Philosophies of India is divided into three main sections: The.

Indian Hindu philosophy — Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Samkhya, Yoga, Mīmāṃsā and Vedanta, and five major heterodox schools— Jain, Buddhist, Ajivika, Ajñana, and Charvaka.

However, there are other methods of classification; Vidyaranya for instance identifies sixteen schools of Indian philosophy by including those. A Princeton Classics edition of an essential work of twentieth-century scholarship on India. Since its first publication, Philosophies of India has been considered a monumental exploration of the foundations of Indian philosophy.

Based on the copious notes of Indologist, linguist, and art historian Heinrich Zimmer, and edited by Joseph Campbell, this book is organized into three : Princeton University Press. The description for this book, Philosophies of India, will be forthcoming. "Indian philosophy was at the heart of Zimmer's interest in oriental studies, and this volume therefore represents his major contribution to our understanding of Asia.

"Indian philosophy was at the heart of Zimmer's interest in oriental studies, and this volume therefore represents his major contribution to our understanding of Asia. It is both the most complete and most intelligent account of this extraordinarily rich and complex philosophical tradition yet written."--New York Times Book Review Read more.Philosophies of India.

[New York] Pantheon Books [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Heinrich Robert Zimmer; Bollingen Foundation Collection (Library of Congress).OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: Contains: The metting of east and west --The foundatuions of Indian philosophy --The philosophy of success --The philosophy of pleasure --The philosophy of duty --Jainism --Sankhya and yoga --Brahmanism --Buddism sibility.