A HISTORY OF INDIAN PHILOSOPHY – 3rd Presentation

A HISTORY OF INDIAN PHILOSOPHY – Volume 1st (Serialised Presentation – 3rd) By Late Dr. Surendranath Dasgupta 1922 AD CONTENTS OF VOLUME 1 CHAPTER I INTRODUCTORY CHAPTER II THE VEDAS, BRĀHMAṆAS AND THEIR PHILOSOPHY   The Vedas and their antiquity The place of the Vedas in the Hindu mind Classification of the Vedic literature The… Read More

A HISTORY OF INDIAN PHILOSOPHY – 2nd Presentation

A HISTORY OF INDIAN PHILOSOPHY – Volume 1st (Serialised Presentation – 2nd) By Late Dr. Surendranath Dasgupta 1922 AD Extracts from the Preface     A work containing some general account of the mutual relations of the chief systems is necessary for those who intend to pursue the study of a particular school. This is,… Read More

Pātañjala-yoga-dārśanam + Advaitins + Laukika-nāṭya-śāstram + śuddha-bhakti-rasa-siddhāntaḥ of the Gauḍīyas/Caitanyāites (in Sanskrit, Hindi and English)

Pātañjala-yoga-dārśanam + Advaitins + Laukika-nāṭya-śāstram + śuddha-bhakti-rasa-siddhāntaḥ of the Gauḍīyas/Caitanyāites (in Sanskrit, Hindi and English) पातञ्जलसूत्रविनिर्दिष्टेश्वरस्य निर्विशेषत्वमयौक्तिकं निर्विशेषब्रह्माद्वैतवेदान्तिनां पक्षेऽपि / अद्वैतवेदान्तिनां पक्षे तु यत्कल्पितभक्तित्वं कल्पितद्वैतं तच्च निरस्तम् / लौकिकनाट्यशास्त्रस्यपञ्चमवेदत्वं निराकृतं भगवद्भक्तिरतेर्चिदानन्दरसमयत्वात्तद्भक्ते: भगवत्स्वरूपभूतह्लादिनीशक्तिपरिणतिविशेषत्वाच्च / पातञ्जलयोगसूत्रकथित ईश्वर के निर्विशेषत्व की अयौक्तिकता निर्विशेषब्रह्मवेदान्तियों के मत में भी / अद्वैतवेदान्तियों के द्वारा स्वीकृत कल्पितद्वैत व उस पर आश्रित कल्पितभक्तित्व… Read More

वेदान्तप्रस्थान के उपर अद्यावधि उपलब्ध दार्शनिक सम्प्रदायों की सूची / Enumeration of the various theological doctrines so far available on Vedānta.

वेदान्तप्रस्थान के उपर अद्यावधि उपलब्ध दार्शनिक सम्प्रदायों की सूची / Enumeration of the various theological doctrines so far available on Vedānta. समग्रवेदान्तप्रस्थानस्य मूलाचार्या: कृष्णद्वैपायना: सात्यवतेया: बादरायणा: महामुनय: वेदव्यासा: उत्तरमीमांसात्मकब्रह्मसूत्राविर्भावका:।       (वेदान्तप्रस्थाने षोडशसिद्धान्ता: मुख्यरूपेण – तदितरविलुप्ताष्टादशवेदान्तसिद्धान्ता:) –   वैष्णवसम्प्रदायेष्वैतानि सप्तमतानि वेदान्तप्रस्थानोपरि —     क) रामानुजीय: विशिष्टाद्वैतवाद: अनन्यहर्युपासनात्मकं भक्तिमार्गमतम् — श्रीलक्ष्मणदेशिकानां श्रीभाष्यमनेकटीकोपटीकाभिः समलङ्कृतम् —… Read More

Reconciliation of Sāṅkhya & Pūrva-mīmāṁsā with the Vaiṣṇava-siddhānta & interpretation of Yoga-sūtras in the Vaiṣṇava light.

Reconciliation of Sāṅkhya & Pūrva-mīmāṁsā with the Vaiṣṇava-siddhānta & interpretation of Yoga-sūtras in the Vaiṣṇava light.       Query shared on 20th February 2017 AD —  6:00:53 AM – PST —   Sir Nagendra Sharma Rao ‘Advaitin’ (Flushing, New York, USA):   a) Now I have some questions TO LEARN for you. You are… Read More

Analysis on the views of Mahānta Satyanārāyaṇadāsa Bābājī and Prof. Dr. Jen Brezenski/Jagadānandadāsa

Analysis on the views of Mahānta Satyanārāyaṇadāsa Bābājī ‘Gauḍīya’ and Prof. Dr. Jen Brezenski/Jagadānandadāsa ‘self-professed Sahajiyā’       Note – The below comments are in response to the HD video recorded debate of the two scholarly Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava personalities today. The link to that video discourse is –   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-vced5_Ttk   SND’s (Satyanārāyaṇadāsa) logic,… Read More

कितने प्रकार की समाधियाँ होती है? How many types of samādhis are there? (Only Hindi version)

Discussion from ‘BRVF – Very Last Chance’ group on WhatsApp –     [23/06 15:12] Umesh Sharma — Madhya Pradesh:   इस उच्चतम विचार समूह में केवल वेदांत के जिज्ञासू प्रेमियो का ही स्थान है। गुरुवार समाधि पाद के विषय में मार्ग दर्शित करें।।।। अनुग्रह होगा ।।सभी भक्तो पर??   ***   [23/06 15:14] भक्तिरसवेदान्तपीठाधीश्वरा:… Read More