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Knowledge And Liberation

Author : Anne Carolyn Klein
ISBN : 9781559397643
Genre : Religion
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Buddhist philosophy is concerned with defining and overcoming the limitations and errors of perception. To do this is essential to Buddhism's purpose of establishing a method for attaining liberation. Conceptual thought in this view can lead to a liberating understanding, a transformative religious experience. The author discusses the workings of both direct and conceptual cognition, drawing on a variety of Tibetan and Indian texts. The Gelukba interpretation of Dignaga and Dharmakirti is greatly at variance with virtually all other scholarship concerning these seminal Buddhist logicians.
Category: Religion

Buddhism Knowledge And Liberation

Author : David Burton
ISBN : 9781351954341
Genre : Religion
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Buddhism is essentially a teaching about liberation - from suffering, ignorance, selfishness and continued rebirth. Knowledge of 'the way things really are' is thought by many Buddhists to be vital in bringing about this emancipation. This book is a philosophical study of the notion of liberating knowledge as it occurs in a range of Buddhist sources. Buddhism, Knowledge and Liberation assesses the common Buddhist idea that knowledge of the three characteristics of existence (impermanence, not-self and suffering) is the key to liberation. It argues that this claim must be seen in the context of the Buddhist path and training as a whole. Detailed attention is also given to anti-realist, sceptical and mystical strands within the Buddhist tradition, all of which make distinctive claims about liberating knowledge and the nature of reality. David Burton seeks to uncover various problematic assumptions which underpin the Buddhist worldview. Sensitive to the wide diversity of philosophical perspectives and interpretations that Buddhism has engendered, this book makes a serious contribution to critical and philosophically aware engagement with Buddhist thought. Written in an accessible style, it will be of value to those interested in Buddhist Studies and broader issues in comparative philosophy and religion.
Category: Religion

Knowledge And Liberation In Classical Indian Thou

Author : C. Ram-Prasad
ISBN : 9781403913739
Genre : Philosophy
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Classical Indian schools of philosophy undertake major debates on a variety of issues with the formal aim of attaining a supreme end to existence - liberation from the cycle of lives. This book looks at four conceptions of liberation and the way analytic inquiry and philosophical knowledge are held to lead in its attainment. The central motivation of Indian philosophy - the quest for the Highest Good - is recognised but also situated in the rigorous and analytic philosophical activity of these thinkers.
Category: Philosophy

Knowledge And Human Liberation

Author : Ananta Kumar Giri
ISBN : 9780857284525
Genre : Philosophy
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Human liberation has become an epochal challenge in today's world, requiring not only emancipation from oppressive structures but also from the oppressive self. This book seeks to rethink knowledge vis-à-vis familiar themes such as human interest, critical theory and cosmopolitanism.
Category: Philosophy

Liberation Of Knowledge Enhanced Awareness

Author : Edgar A Folks
ISBN : 9798619060737
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This 14th collection is freely flowing within the pursuit of distributing knowledge through utilizing wisdom in every verse. Forever acknowledging the truth in the delivery of insight of each hypothesis, idea, and notion, "Liberation of Knowledge" is offering you.
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Visions Of Knowledge

Author : Tarthang (Tulku)
ISBN : UOM:39015038431592
Genre : Knowledge, Theory of
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Meaning And Knowledge

Author : Rachappa I. Ingalalli
ISBN : UOM:39015024787205
Genre : Advaita
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The Way To Liberation

Author : Sengaku Maeda
ISBN : UOM:39015051485012
Genre : Hindu philosophy
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This Volume Consists Of Articles Written By Japanese Scholars Who Are Actively Engaged In The Various Fields Of Indological Studies. It Contains Twenty Articles Divided Into Two Groups I: Epic And Purana And Ii: Hindu Philosophical Traditions And Gives The Readers An Insight Into The Present Tendency Of Epic, Puranic And Philosophical Studies In Japan.
Category: Hindu philosophy

Lamp Of Non Dual Knowledge

Author : Swami Hariharānandasarasvatī
ISBN : 0941532380
Genre : Philosophy
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Potent distillations of the Advaita perspective, considered by many the crown jewel of the Upanishadic tradition.
Category: Philosophy

Paths To Liberation

Author : Robert E. Buswell
ISBN : UVA:X002073478
Genre : Religion
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Education For Liberation

Author : Makhunga Wintshi Njobe
ISBN : UCAL:B4047527
Genre : Blacks
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Liberation

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ISBN : UVA:X004550595
Genre : Communism
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Limits Of Liberation

Author : Elina Vuola
ISBN : UOM:39015063209780
Genre : Religion
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How far are the real lives of millions of poor women really catered for in liberation and feminist theologies? Vuola argues here that traditional liberation theology's notion of praxis (as in L .Boff and E. Dussel) is limited by its essentialist notion of 'poor' and its neglect of the issue of poor women's reproductive rights. Classical feminist theologies, on the other hand, are fraught with their own essentialist notions ('women's experience'). Both discourses are inadequate to deal with poor women's suffering: widespread maternal mortality, high rates of botched, illegal abortions, and an overall lack of reproductive rights. As a response to this lack, Vuola nurtures a form of Latin American feminist liberation theology that addresses directly the suffering and death of these millions of women.
Category: Religion

From Crisis To Liberation

Author : Hazarilal Maheshwari
ISBN : UCAL:B3936286
Genre : Bhagavadgītā
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Category: Bhagavadgītā