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An Introduction to Indian Philosophy, termed by Srila Prabhupada as 'very authoritative', while introducing the reader to the spirit, vast ocean of knowledge and outlook of Indian philosophy, also helps him to grasp thoroughly the central ideas.
Philosophy, in its widest etymological sense, means 'love of knowledge'. It tries to search for knowledge of himself, the world and God, and describes the Indian way of life as we know it.
Indian philosophy denotes the philosophical speculations of all Indian thinkers, ancient or modern, Hindus or non-Hindus, theists or atheists. Some believe 'Indian philosophy' to be synonymous with 'Hindu philosophy', however, this would be true only if the word 'Hindu' were taken in the geographical sense of 'Indian'. But if 'Hindu' means the followers of a particular religious faith known as Hinduism, the supposition would be wrong and misleading.
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Today, I myself being a teacher, suggest this book for my students. Reason is simple. This is more than a mere text book. Many books in the same area by different authors h Philosophy, for an engineer is a kind of esoteric subject. Also, it's a subject, which in modern times, is not even remotely linked to sciences and engineering.
However, it is always surprising, that if we try to understand the genesis of science and engineering, the origin always lies in philosophy. Being an indian, and from a moderate conservative household, i was brought up on a staple diet of the INDIA-which was once Reading this book. Summarized philosophy is what I need to know right now. This book is perfect for those who want to know about philosophy in short.
Regards to the professors who has helped students like us. This book is very well written yet concise. This book is a compendium of Indian philosophy, all Indian ideas discussed in Lucid style with very interesting examples.
This book introduces the essence of indian philosophy. Everything discussed in brief, Very good book for tyro in indian philosophy but if you want more elaboration of indian philosophy please refer to master work by Dr.
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Questions and Answers. Q: story of philosophy or this book,which book is best for a beginner. A: This book is very good for beginners. Anyone can grasp the foundation of Indian Philosophy from reading this book. Flipkart Customer. Report Abuse. Q: is this is the latest edition of the books? Q: which sem book is this. Q: is this book is good for beginners. A: just go blindly with this book superb content and it is clear.
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I believe it is comprehensive enough. Q: What is philosophy. A: Love of Wisdom. This field trains the mind to think correctly and logically. This book however is about the history of Indian philosophy and covers Hinduism, Jainism, Buddhism in brief.
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An Introduction to Indian Philosophy by Chatterjee Satischandra Datta Dhirendramohan