Rája yoga, or, The practical metaphysics of the Vedánta
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Rája yoga, or, The practical metaphysics of the Vedánta being a translation of the Vákyasudhá or Drigdrishyaviveka of Bháratatirtha and the Aparokshánubhuti of Shri Shankaráchárya ; with an introduction, appendix containing the Sanskrit text and commentary of the Váklyasudhá, and notes explanatory and critical by Sankaracarya.

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Published by Sold by Damodar Ishwardas in Bombay .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Yoga, Rāja

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Manilal Nabhubhai Dvivedi.
ContributionsBhāratītīrtha., Saṅkarācārya., Drivedi, Manilal Nabhubhai., Bhāratītīrtha.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB132.Y6 S364813 1885
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. in various pagings ;
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4246953M
LC Control Number80903356

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  Samkhya and Yoga are two of the oldest and most influential systems of classical Indian philosophy. This book provides a thorough analysis of the systems in order to fully understand Indian philosophy. Placing particular emphasis on the metaphysical schema which underlies both concepts, the author adeptly develops a new interpretation of the standard views on Samkhya and Yoga. Upanishads, brahmasutras, bhagawadgita and Patanjali's yoga sutras are the well known documents dealing with these issues in the Indian subcontinent over centuries. Sage Pathanjali an ancient seer had enunciated as early as B.C. the practical steps of such introspection in his aphorisms in the form of ‘Patanjali Yoga sutras’.Cited by: 2. Originally Answered: Which is the best book on advaita vedanta? The greatest son of Kerala is Adi Sankaracharya who was born in BC at Kaladi. He was a 12 strand DNA seer with raised Kundalini, the world’s greatest and original philosopher, intellectual, scholar and poet. Vedanta (/ v ɪ ˈ d ɑː n t ə /; Sanskrit: वेदान्त, IAST: Vedānta) or Uttara Mīmāṃsā is one of the six schools of Hindu lly meaning "end of the Vedas", Vedanta reflects ideas that emerged from the speculations and philosophies contained in the Upanishads, specifically, knowledge and a contains many sub-traditions, ranging from dualism to.