By S. R. Bhatt,Anu Mehrotra
Knowledge performs a truly major function in Buddhism, because it is the gateway to enlightenment and nirvana. This quantity presents a transparent and exhaustive exposition of Buddhist epistemology and good judgment, in line with the works of classical thinkers comparable to Vasubandhu, Dinnãga, and Dharmakiriti. It strains the old improvement of this thought, identifies an important colleges and thinkers, and defines its major concepts―the standards of fact, the character of truth, and the techniques of conception and inference, the one resources of data approved in Buddhist philosophy. The appendix includes the Sanskrit unique and an annotated translation of Nyaya Prave'sa, a key textual content of Buddhist epistemology, which discusses the character of conception and inference and their fallacies.
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