Tags: bauddha

Personalities of bauddha nyAya - 3

dharmakIrti dharmakIrti took birth in Southern India in a brAhmaNa household at the sacred tirumalai kShetra. He studied the vaidika shAstras according to his family tradition. He was later initiated into bauddha mata and studied under a direct disci… more »

mahAkailAsanAtha dhyAnam

It is said, in suprabhedAgama, that study, involvement or discussions related to nAstika mata-s such as bauddha and jaina darshanas result in immense pApa. The prAyashchitta here is meditating on the Cosmic form of mahAkailAsanAtha. [Devanagari versio… more »

Personalities of bauddha nyAya - 1

asa~Nga asa~Nga is most probably the first Buddhist AchArya to establish vij~nAnavAda on the basis of tarka. He was the first Buddhist philosopher to introduce the pa~nchAvayavI parArthAnumAna of the naiyAyika-s into the field of study of vij~nAnavAda.… more »

ShaD-darshana

While it is common to refer to ShaD-darshanas, there is no agreement among scholars on which six darshanas are included in this list. Over a period of time, different sources have listed different darshanas. a. puShpadanta in his shivamahimnaH stotra:… more »