Warning COVID19 Delays: Please note we are accepting orders but please expect delays due to the impact of COVID19 on logistcs and procurement. All orders will be processed as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding.
Vedic Books - Purveyors of fine Indological Books! MY ACCOUNT  MY CART  CHECKOUTVedic Books Sale 2011
LiveZilla Live Help
VEDIC BOOKS » PHILOSOPHY » Emptiness Appraised MY ACCOUNT  |  MY CART  |  CHECKOUT
BOOK SEARCH
BROWSE
BROWSE
AGNIHOTRA
ARTS
ASTROLOGY
AYURVEDA
BIOGRAPHY
BUDDHISM
CHILDRENS BOOKS
COMMUNITIES
COOKING
DIARIES
DIVINATION
EDUCATION
ENVIRONMENT
FRANCAIS
GENERAL
GIFT VOUCHERS
HEALING
HINDI BOOKS
HISTORY
INSPIRATION
JYOTISH
LANGUAGES
MASTERS
MEDITATION
MUSIC
ORGANIC FARMING
PHILOSOPHY
PSYCHOLOGY
RELIGIONS
SANSKRIT
SPIRITUAL TEXTS
SPIRITUALITY
TANTRA
TIBETAN BUDDHISM
TRAVEL
VASTU
VEDANTA
VEDIC MATHEMATICS
VEGETARIANISM
WOMEN
YOGA
LATEST RELEASES
LATEST RELEASES  more
Bhavaprakasa of Bhavamisra (Vol. I: Including Nighantu Portion)
Bhavaprakasa of Bhavamisra (Vol. I: Including Nighantu Portion)
$62.99
$47.24
Affiliate Program
Affiliates

Join Now
Affiliate Log In
Affiliate Information
DAILY WISDOM

1

More wisdom...

QUICK INFO
About Us
Shipping Info
Vedic Books FAQ
Privacy Notice
Terms & Conditions
Contact Us
WE ACCEPT

Emptiness Appraised

by David Burton

No customer reviews yet. ( Be the first )
$25.49 $19.12

Quantity:

Emptiness (sunyata) is a religious/ philosophical concept which is central to much of Buddhist thought. It is employed in numerous contexts by different thinkers and schools, with a variety of meanings.

A thorough comparative study of the uses and meanings of the notion of emptiness throughout the history of Buddhism was certainly a desideratum, which this present work fulfils. It is an investigation into the philosophy of emptiness as expressed by the second century Indian Buddhist thinker Nagarjuna.

Nagarjuna came to be known as the founder of the Madhyamika school, a school which was particularly influential in Tibetan and Chinese Mahayana Buddhism. Nagarjuna’s philosophy of emptiness has also been the subject of considerable interest and controversy amongst modern scholars of Buddhism. Nagarajuna’s philosophy of emptiness has famously yielded many diverse and divergent interpretations.

This Study of Nagarjuna’s philosophy of emptiness has two principal concerns. The first principal concern in this study is to ascertain the possible meaning or meanings of Nagarjuna’s philosophy of emptiness. The second principal concern is with critical analysis. There was a need for an assessment of Nagarjuna’s philosophy. Too few books about Nagarjuna take the crucial step from exposition to evaluation. This study has taken this step. It will be of use and interest to both students/ scholars of Buddhism and philosophers.

About the Author:

David F. Burton is a Junior Research Fellow at Keble College, Oxford.

 

 





Detailed Product Info:

Title: Emptiness Appraised
Author(s): David Burton
ISBN: 8120818148
Language: English
Help us to improve our product listings by updating product information.
Vedic Books Sales Rank:

Today: 3096
Yesterday: 3096
Vedic Books Product Explorer

Explore more books in Vedic Books > BUDDHISM
Vedic Books > RELIGIONS > BUDDHISM
Vedic Books > HISTORY
Vedic Books > PHILOSOPHY
Vedic Books > RELIGIONS
Vedic Books > HISTORY > RELIGIOUS HISTORY
Vedic Books > TIBETAN BUDDHISM
What Do Customers Ultimately Buy After Viewing This Item?

The Final Truth 20% buy
The Final Truth
$46.99 $35.24
A Millennium of Buddhist Logic (Vol.I) 20% buy
A Millennium of Buddhist Logic (Vol.I)
$21.94 $16.46
Introduction to the Philosophy of Nagarjuna 20% buy
Introduction to the Philosophy of Nagarjuna
$11.11 $8.33
Indian Philosophy and Religion 20% buy
Indian Philosophy and Religion
$28.99 $21.74
Encyclopaedia of Vedic Philosophy 20% buy
Encyclopaedia of Vedic Philosophy
$160.49 $120.37
Write Review Reviews
Customers who bought this product also purchased...
Reality and Mysticism
Reality and Mysticism
Sarva Darsana Samgraha of Madhavacharya or Review of the different systems of Hindu Philosophy
Sarva Darsana Samgraha of Madhavacharya or Review of the different systems of Hindu Philosophy
Nagarjuna's Philosophy of No-Identity
Nagarjuna's Philosophy of No-Identity
Teachings & Philosophy of Buddha
Teachings & Philosophy of Buddha
The Philosophy of Language in Classical Indian Tradition
The Philosophy of Language in Classical Indian Tradition
Madhyamaka Schools in India: A Study of the Madhyamaka Philosophy and of the Division of the System into the Prasangika and Svatantrika Schools
Madhyamaka Schools in India: A Study of the Madhyamaka Philosophy and of the Division of the System into the Prasangika and Svatantrika Schools
SHOPPING CART  more
0 items
LOG IN
E-Mail Address:
Password:
Secure Log In
New User
Forgot Password?
TELL A FRIEND
 
Tell someone you know about this book.
RECENTLY VIEWED
Emptiness Appraised
Managing Time
The Brihajjatakam of Varahamihira
Fermat's Last Theorem And Higher Spaces Reality Course
Chroonological Idenitity in Indian Art
The Shadow of the Cross
Theatre in Ancient India
101 Stories For You And Me
Commentaries on the Dhammapada
The Supreme Yoga (2 Vols.): A New translation of the Yoga Vasistha
BOOK REVIEWS  more
Write ReviewWrite a review for this book!
ARTICLES

New Articles (0)
All Articles (326)
Aromatherapy (16)
Ayurveda (51)
Diet (22)
Green Building (3)
Green Gardening (9)
Jyotish (10)
Natural Energy (5)
Recycling (2)
Sacred Sites (6)
Saints of India (1)
Spiritual Insight (54)
Sustainability (7)
Vaastu (2)
Vedic Agnihotra (10)
Vedic Culture (22)
Vedic Jyotish (23)
Vedic Maths (6)
Vedic Teachings (27)
Vedic Vaastu (4)
Vegetarianism (12)
Water (5)
World Religions (15)
Yoga (13)
TESTIMONIALS

Thank you very much for your kind help. The books have been delivered...
Read more...

Roopa Chandrika


Subscribe to the Vedic Books Newsletter
Newsletter Sign-Up *Email: *Enter the code shown:
Join our Vedic Books family by subscribing to our newsletter and keeping up with divine wisdom from India.

Earn 5% commission simply by linking to Vedic Books !
Learn More about the Vedic Books Affiliates Program



Follow us on Twitter | Browse the Aisles | Search for a Book | Bestsellers | Specials | Latest Releases | Book of the Moment

Contact Us | Help | My Shopping Cart | My Account | Mailing List | Affiliate Program | Tell-a-Friend | Redeem Voucher | Sitemap | Products RSS Feed

Our International Sites: USA | United Kingdom | South Africa

You might also enjoy: Madanapalas | Agnihotra Direct | Ayurveda Direct | Panchakarma

Copyright 2003-2022, Vedic Books | Terms and Conditions