By John Vattanky

ISBN-10: 0700713883

ISBN-13: 9780700713882

ISBN-10: 1138862517

ISBN-13: 9781138862517

Nyana is the main rational and logical of all of the classical Indian philosophical structures. within the research of Nyana philosophy, Karikavali with its observation Muktavali, either by means of Visvanatha Nyayapancanana, with the commentaries Dinakari and Ramarudri, were of decisive value for the previous couple of centuries as complex introductions to this topic. the current paintings concentrates on inference (anumana) in Karikavali, Muktavali and Dinakari, rigorously divided into major devices in keeping with the topic, and interprets and translates them. Its observation uses the first interpretation in Sanskrit contained in particular within the Ramarudri and Subodhini. The booklet starts off with the Sanskrit texts of Karikavali and Muktavali; through English translation of those texts. subsequent is given the Sanskrit textual content of Dinakari which reviews at the first texts, by means of its English translation. finally, the publication incorporates a remark on the entire texts included.

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