Title, An Introduction to Indian Philosophy. Editor, Dhirendra Mohan Datta. Contributor, Satischandra Chatterjee. Edition, 6. Publisher, University of Calcutta, . An Introduction to Indian Philosophy. Front Cover. Satischandra Chatterjee, Dhirendra Mohan Datta. University of Calcutta, – Hindu philosophy – pages. 21 Aug Satischandra Chatterjee Ph.D. formerly worked as Head of the Department of Philosophy, Calcutta University. Dhirendramohan Datta formerly.

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You will enjoy reading this if you have passion for indian philosophy. After examining the heterodox approaches, Chatterjee and Datta take on the orthodox schools in the following order: Within a decade, all the humans in the planet became self-liberated.

Of course, the content is very good and highly informative for a beginner interested in philosophy. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Thus, the problem of suffering and evil was also solved.

Nikhil Sharma rated it it was amazing May 11, Then there is the matter of ethics and how each system regards ethical behavior. But, unfortunately or fortunately?

Mar 23, Stepan rated it it was amazing. Notify me of an introduction to indian philosophy chatterjee and datta posts via email. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Also, this book can act as a quick guide of reference even if you already have a good grip in the subject. Learn how your comment data is processed. Kaushik rated it really liked it Sep 29, Hence only four stars for philosoph copy editing, or the lack of it.


indina A well written book for those who wish to get a cursory view of Indian Philosophy. The authors first consider the heterodox schools: The authors first consider the heterodox schools: Nice book But if you are preparing for cse go first with patanjali notes than with this book.

There are no graphics in the book and the ancillary material is limited to footnotes, a select bibliography, and prefaces to the various editions of the book. Suddenly, a commoner stood up and asked them how could one who was being brought into existence for the first time first birth of a ‘soul’ have An introduction to indian philosophy chatterjee and datta If you want to get a general outline, I would recommend this book.

They convinced the sufferers that they suffered because of the sins that they had committed in their past lives.

Introduction to Indian Philosophy

However, it is always surprising, that if we try to understand the genesis of science and engineering, the origin always lies in philosophy.

It seemed to me that, most of the Indian philosophical schools are writing about Karma, Liberation from it. Since the day – University of Calcutta, India this book found its publicationit has its own group of readers, which led to good number of editions and reprints. Also, I too find an introduction to indian philosophy chatterjee and datta ‘beginningless series of philoskphy creation and annihilation’ concept of our universe paradoxical.

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This book is a compendium of Indian philosophy, all Indian ideas discussed in Lucid style with jntroduction interesting examples.

However, it does provide an introduction to indian philosophy chatterjee and datta solid overview of the topic and seems to take great efforts to be unbiased to the extent of sometimes not challenging philosophical ideas that are patently unsound in favor of reporting what advocates of the tradition propose.

Thus the problem of morality was solved. It is the self which is quite distinct from the body, the senses and the mind manas. Radheshyam Bishnoi tp it it was amazing Dec 01, Shorabh rated it really liked it Feb 17, By declaring that this world was not the primary one and that there was a form of ‘higher existence’ beyond this existence, th All the schools of Indian philosophy except Charvaka-materialists believed in Karma, Bondage and Self-liberation.

Ashish Kumar Indiaj Buyer 4 Oct, chatteriee This book introduces the essence of indian philosophy.

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