Author: John GrimesForeword/Introduction: Neal WhitePublisher: Indica BooksYear: 2009Language: multilingualPages: 454ISBN/UPC (if available): 8186569804
This new and revised third edition presents a comprehensive dictionary of Indian philosophical terms, providing the terms in both devanagari and roman transliteration along with an English translation. It offers special meanings of words used as technical terms within particular philosophical systems. It contains etymological roots and the meaning of terms fundamental to epistemology, metaphysics, and practical teachings of the heterodox and orthodox schools of Indian philosophy. Cross-referencing has been provided and various charts are included that provide information regarding relationships, categories, and sourcebooks relevant to the individual schools.
A Pantheon of WordsForeword to the Third EditionPreface to the Third EditionScheme of TransliterationScheme of PronunciationA Concise Dictionary of Indian PhilosophyChartsThe VedasSourcebooks of the Nastika SystemsSourcebooks of the Astika SystemsSourcebooks of the Saiva SchoolsPadarthas (Categories)Vaisesika Padarthas (Categories)Jainism CategoriesSaiva Siddhanta Tattva (S)Kashmir Saivism Tattva (S)Scheme of VisistadvaitaJaina EpistemologyEvolution of Prakrit According to SankhyaCakrasAngasthalaAuthors and Their Philosophical Works