The Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies, Volume 5: The Philosophy of the Grammarians

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This volume of the monumental reference series being prepared under the general editorship of Karl Potter provides summaries of the main works in the Grammarian tradition of Indian philosophy. Describing the functions of language on different levels, from ordinary empirical speech to the poetic intuition of the divine, the Grammarians sought to demonstrate that the correct grammatical use of language and the devotional chanting of mantras are ways of moving from lower to higher stages of knowledge and self-realization. This ...

The Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies, Volume 5: The Philosophy of the Grammarians 2015, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691607047

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The Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies, Volume 5: The Philosophy of the Grammarians 1991, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691073316

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