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Buddhist logic

by Fedor Ippolitovich Shcherbatskii

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsimile reprint of 1st ed., published Leningrad: Academy of Sciences of the U.S.S.R., ca 1930.

Statementby F.Th. Stcherbatsky.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 468p.
Number of Pages468
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21477250M
ISBN 100486209563
OCLC/WorldCa500199251

Dharmakirti, an Indian Buddhist philosopher of the seventh century, explored the nature, limits, and justifications of rationality within the context of Buddhist religious and metaphysical concerns. While Dharmakirti is widely recognized for his crucial innovations in Indian logic and semantic theory, his notoriously difficult thought nonetheless remains poorly understood. Buddhist logicians think of inference as an instrument of knowledge (pramāṇa) and, thus, logic is considered to constitute part of epistemology in the Buddhist tradition. According to the prevalent 20th and early 21st century ‘Western’ conception of logic, however, logical study .

Buddhist Illogic is divided into 12 chapters and 2 appendices.. To navigate through it, use the buttons at the top (to choose a book), on the left (to choose a part or chapter) and at the bottom (to go to the next or previous chapter within a part), and of course your browser’s back and forward arrows (to return to previously seen webpages). You can also use the General Sitemap. "This excellent book offers essential insight into the rigorous tradition of logic that is the foundation of the intellectual tradition of the great Geluk monastic universities of Tibet. Correct reasoning is the indispensable tool used to draw forth the penetrating realization of the nature of reality that is the goal of Buddhist practice.

The Logic of Faith by Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel is a remarkable book which explores the much-maligned topic of faith. Here in the West, faith is often viewed as something to be avoided, because it tends to be seen as an opponent to logic and reason.   Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t0kt24f4h Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner .


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Buddhist Logic (Volume I) Stcherbatsky (Book Review by Radhika Abeysekera) Biography Stcherbatsky who lived from to was a Russian known as a specialist in the study of Tibet and Size: KB.

Buddhist logic reveals itself as the culminating point of a long course of Indian philosophic history. Its birth, its growth and its decline run parallel with the birth, the growth and the decline of Indian civilisation. The time has come to reconsider the subject of Buddhist logic in its historical connections.

This is done in these two volumes/5(4). Buddhist Logic, Vol 1 book. Read 4 Buddhist logic book from the world's largest community for readers. Volume 1 of 2. This work claims the consideration of the histo /5. Buddhist Logic Paperback – June 1, by Theodore Stcherbatsky (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

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Buddhist logico-epistemology is a term used in Western scholarship for pramāṇa-vāda (doctrine of proof) and Hetu-vidya (science of causes).

Pramāṇa-vāda is an epistemological study of the nature of knowledge; Hetu-vidya is a system of logic. These models developed in India during the 5th through 7th centuries. The early Buddhist texts show that the historical Buddha was familiar with.

Buddhist Logic, 2 Vols book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book will server as a guide to beginners as well as the practi /5.

This book is a coverage of the Mahayana Buddhistic logic of the school of Dignaga. It is in fact the most important work on Buddhist logic ever published. A classic of oriental research, it is founded on a thorough study of original Indian and Tibetan compositions by the great Buddhist logicians.

But those who developed plurivalent logic were entirely unaware of any Buddhist connections. (I say this with authority, since I was one of them.) Once again, the strange claims of our Buddhist philosophers fall into precise mathematical place.

T here is, of course, much more to be said about all these matters. But we have now seen something of Author: Graham Priest. Indian Buddhist logic (called Pramana) flourished from about CE up to CE. The three main authors of Buddhist logic are Vasubandhu (– CE), Dignāga (– CE), and Dharmakīrti (– CE).

The most important theoretical achievements are the doctrine of Trairūpya (Skrt. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The very insufficiently known Buddhist logical literature which prepared their creation and the enormous literature of commentaries which followed it in all northern Buddhist countries must be referred to the same class of writings. It contains, first of all, a doctrine on the forms of syllogism and for that reason alone deserves the name of logic.

Buddhist Logic begins with Dignaga. There are atleast three books you need to refer for his studying his logic: Pramanasamuccayya: The chapter on inference has been translated into English by Richard Hayes in his Dignaga on the interpretation of s.

About the Book Two theories, relativity theory and quantum theory shook the very foundation of physic in the 20th century. Of the two, quantum theory reveals a truly mysterious subatomic world with its mind boggling phenomena.

For example, such entities as electrons, protons and photons (light particles) display a dual personality. They have to be treated as streams of particles or waves as. item 3 Buddhist Logic, V1 by Theodore Stcherbatsky (English) Paperback Book Free Shippi - Buddhist Logic, V1 by Theodore Stcherbatsky (English) Paperback Book Free Shippi.

$ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review. Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. For the first time in recent history, seventeen scholars from allover the world (India, Japan, Europe, the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States) collaborated here to produce a volume containing an in-depth study of Buddhist log­ ical theory in the background of Buddhist epistemology.

The. Genndy rated it it was amazing. Buddhist Logic, Vol 1 by Theodore Stcherbatsky. Buddhist Logic By Th Stcherbatsky Vol.i. Stcherbatskywas a Russian Indologist who, in large part, was responsible for laying the foundations in the Western world for the scholarly study of Buddhidt and Buddhist philosophy.

Buddhist logic is a field of knowledge that investigates correct cognition. (Western philosophers might say it’s not just logic, it’s epistemology). Correct cognition in Buddhism is actually a central theme.

It starts from the most basic things an. Originally published in This book discusses and interprets the main themes of Buddhist thought in India and is divided into three parts: Archaic Buddhism: Tacit assumptions, the problem of "original Buddhism", the three marks and the perverted views, the five cardinal virtues, the cultivation of the social emotions, Dharma and dharmas, Skandhas, sense-fields and elements.

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The practice and theory of Tibetan Buddhist logic and epistemology is the focus of this clear and thorough exposition. Debate is the investigative technique used in Tibetan education to sharpen analytical capacities and convey philosophical concepts, so it is essential to master its : Shambhala.

Book XXIX [Buddhist Logic] recital of these in this context these must refer to the six said ‘to be prevalent at the present time,’ in Book 27 above. are capable of being included in Karuttu and may be treated as Anumāna.

Other means of knowledge are the following five, namely:– (1) Pakkam (Sans.Ever since I have converted to Buddhism, I have yearned to study Buddhist logic.

So, I am wondering whether the book Mipham's Sword of Wisdom is a useful guide for all Buddhist logic, or only for Nyingma Buddhism. The book seems to be a good guide as far as my capacity and resources are concerned, to say nothing of my interests.About The Book Dharmakirti is considered to be one of the significant writer on Buddhist logicians, His famous work Nyayabindu is an epoch making and typical work on the Buddhist logic.

Already a large number of works on Nyayabindu have come forth and even now studies on this small treatise is going on implying the importance of this small treatise.