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Author Candrakīrti.

Title Lucid exposition of the middle way : the essential chapters from the Prasannapadā of Candrakīrti / translated by Mervyn Sprung ; in collaboration with T.R.V. Murti and U.S. Vyas
Published London : Routledge, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 283 pages)
Series Routledge library editions. Buddhism ; v. 18
Routledge library editions. Buddhism ; v. 18
Contents I. Concern, method and assumptions of the middle way philosophy -- II. Attack on the possibility of knowledge : controversy with a Buddhist epistemologist -- III. Enquiry into conditions -- IV. Motion and rest -- VII. The primal elements or character and characteristic -- VIII. Desire and the other afflictions -- IX. The agent subject and his doing -- X. Self as subject of perception -- XI. Fire and fuel -- XII. The absence of being in things -- XIII. Self-existence -- XIV. Self and the way things really are -- XV. Time -- XVI. The perfectly realized one -- XVII. The basic afflictions and the four misbeliefs -- XVIII. The four Buddhist truths -- XIX. Nirvan
Notes Originally published: Boulder, Colo. : Prajñā Press, 1979
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-283)
Notes English translation of a Sanskrit text
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Subject Nāgārjuna, active 2nd century. Madhyamakakārikā.
Candrakīrti. Prasannapadā
Madhyamakakārikā (Nāgārjuna)
Mādhyamika (Buddhism)
Form Electronic book
Author Murti, T. R. V. (Tirupattur Ramaseshayyer Venkatachala)
Sprung, Mervyn.
Vyas, U. S.
ISBN 1135029261
Other Titles Prasannapadā. Selections. English