The quest for self knowledge is pervasive in indian thought and is a central concern of advaita vedanta–The non-Dualistic system expounded primarily by. An introduction to the several systems of classical Indian thought such as Professor Deutsch provides. Eliot Deutsch (born January 8, ) is a philosopher, teacher, and writer. He has made including; On Truth: An Ontological Theory; Advaita Vedanta: A Philosophical Reconstruction; Studies in Comparative Aesthetics; Creative Being : The.

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Common terms and phrases according to Advaita adhyasa Advaita Vedanta Advaitin Aeeording aetion affirmation Appearanee appears argument arthapatti Atman attained avidya aware axiologieal believe Brah cause cognition Commentary denied diserimination distinetions doctrine dream ealled eannot eertain effect eharaeteristies eharaeterization empirical eoneept eonsequenees eontradieted epistemologieal ereation estahlishing existenee existent external faet freedom funetion human Ihid illusory Indian philosophy individual inferenee intelleetual Isvara jiva jivanmukta judgment justified karma kind logical logieal manner in whieh maya means of knowledge mental metaphysieal mind moksa moral mueh nature nirguna Brahman non-dual not-different ohjeets one’s ontologieally op.

Advaita Vedanta; A Philosophical Reconstruction

Retrieved from ” https: Request removal from index. Eliot Deutsch is an eminent scholar of Vedanta and spent his lifetime teaching and researching in the field of Hindu Philosophy.

Robert rated it really liked it Dec 25, It is an unflinching theory and a focused system of thought that has intellectual depth and great insight that comes close to the reality reasoned within the laws of quantum physics. Return to Book Page. Erwin Schrodinger, the father of wave mechanics was a life-long Vedantin Advaitin according to his biographer, Walter J. Such a mind will be instrumental to knowledge of Brahman.

Ramakrishna Puligandla – – Asian Philosophy 14 2: Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Probably a good introduction of Advaita Vedanta Indian religious “monist” non-dualist idealist philosophybut I have nothing to compare against, and I still have to read the last two chapters.


Academic Paul Deussen Daniel H. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Eliot Deutsch born January 8, is a philosopher, teacher, and writer. Sign in to use this feature.

You are commenting using your WordPress. That is the True Reality. While he is not a follower of any particular lineage, he handles the topic in the manner of someone with a deep understanding and felt sense of what it’s about.

This book kept popping-up in my Amazon. Each chapter explicates a single complicated topic in language that is for the most part easy to understand, but occasionally is philosophically dense, as expected and hoped for from this topic. One of vedantaa items ships sooner than the other. University of Hawaii Press- Philosophy – pages. Brahman as a transcendental entity in a spiritual domain that defies all humanly description or characterization.

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In addition, I teach meditation including multiple Eastern approaches. Deutsch is the author of 16 books, including; On Deufsch Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Share your thoughts with other customers. You can ask any question about whatever which is ambiguous for you.

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The self and the knowledge of dliot whole leads to freedom and wisdom. The world has no separate existence apart from Brahman. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


Eliot Deutsch

Brahman as a transcendental entity in a spiritual domain that defies all humanly description or characterization. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Paperbackpages. See all 18 reviews. The waking and dream states which can be brought together into a single category corresponding to gross and subtle bodies Virat and Hiranyagarbha. The state of deep sleep corresponds to saguna Brahman Brahman with attributes or the divine Isvara and transcendental consciousness. Tiwari – – Motilal Banarsidass.

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Consciousness, Cosmology, and Science: When we transform the impersonal Brahman being into personal being. This wholesomeness of quantum reality and existence is inherent in nature. The ontology study of Being and epistemology theory of knowledge in this worldview is handled very skillfully, which is a must of a Western reader approaching the study of this area from a much different perspective. Human language has its source in phenomenal experience; hence, it is limited in its application to states of being that are beyond that experience; logic is grounded in the mind as it relates to the phenomenal order; hence, it is unable to affirm, without at the same time denying, what extends beyond that order.

He is the creative Lord who calls forth worlds, maintains them, and re-absorbs them as lila, as sport or play. The way the ideas are presented, also provides great food for thought on the big existential questions for anyone. For Westerners, it’s hard to imagine a better introduction. This is a lifelong guide to accessing the real.