Erich Frauwallner's History of Indian Philosophy 2 PDF

By Erich Frauwallner

ISBN-10: 8120809874

ISBN-13: 9788120809871

This quantity is dedicated to the oldest Indian Philosophy from the begining to the top of the 1st millennium after Christ. It embraces the philosophy of the Veda and the epic, the Buddha and the Jina, the Sankhya and the classical Yoga approach. quantity II units forth the presentation of the character philosopical colleges.

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In these circumstances, your statement that fire illuminates itself as it illuminates other things, is not valid1. 1 The subject cannot be the object of its own act. Cf. Sankara, UpadeSasâhasrî, padya X V I, 13 (in Minor Works o f Sri Sankaräcärya [ed. by H. R. Bhagavat] = Poona Oriental Series, No. 8, second edition, 1952): yaddharmâ yah padärtho na tasyaiveyât sa karmatâm{ na hy ât manant dahaty agnis tathä naiva prakâSayetjl Sankara criticizes there the Buddhist idealists (Vijnänavädin), who hold that cognition is self-luminous, like a lamp.

See Nyäyasütras 1, 34-37, and Vätsyäyana’s Bhâfya on 1, 39. Cf. also Nyiyasûtra 1, 11 : pratidrffintahetutve ca nihetur drffintah. — The verb ä-gamis used in both the senses ‘to have recourse to’ and ‘to understand, realize’. On its use in the latter sense cf. Aivaghosa, Buddhacarita 38 and 116; Saundarananda 42 (both in E. H. Johnston’s editions, Lahore 1936 and 1928, respectively; reprint: Delhi, Motilal Banarsidass, 1972 and 1975). The absolute truth is beyond words (anakfara). But it is taught ‘through super­ imposition’ (samirapit), with the help o f the conventional turth.

Cf. v. X X X III below. — ‘It might be better to omit the entire sentence’ (Text, p. 31 n. 5). ’ X X X II a-b. I f the pramänas are established through other pramänas, then there is an infinite series (anavasthä). — X X X II c-d. Neither the beginning nor the middle nor the end can then be established. 26 THE DIALECTICAL METHOD OF NÄGÄRJUNA I f there is an infinite series, the beginning cannot be established. — W hy ? — Because those pramänas are established through other pramänas, and those others again through other pramänas.

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