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By John Vattanky

ISBN-10: 0700713883

ISBN-13: 9780700713882

ISBN-10: 1138862517

ISBN-13: 9781138862517

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

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