This is the second Volume of this Encyclopedia devoted to Advaita Vedanta. It takes up the history of that movement from where Volume Three of this Encyclopedia left off and covers the literature from Vacaspati Misra in the tenth century to Citsukha scholar from around the world both living and dead. In the Introduction the Editor reviews a contentious issue among contemporary Advaita scholars concerning the accuracy of the interpretations of Samkara’s intentions found in the writings of the various schools that developed subsequent to Samkara`s lifetime.
Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies – Vol. 7: Abhidharma Buddhism to 150 A.D.
Hardcover ? 1 January 2011
by?Karl H. Potter?(Author)Robert E. Buswell?(Author),?Padmanabh S. Jaini?(Author)
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Karl H. Potter is professor of Philosophy and South Asian Studies at the University of Washington is Seattle, and is General Editor of the Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies.