The Resource Exploring the Yogasutra : Philosophy and Translation

Exploring the Yogasutra : Philosophy and Translation

Label
Exploring the Yogasutra : Philosophy and Translation
Title
Exploring the Yogasutra
Title remainder
Philosophy and Translation
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Patajali's Yogasutra is an ancient canonic Indiantext composed in Sanskrit in the 3rd or 4th century. Belonging to a verydifferent cultural milieu, this multi-layered text is philosophical, psychological and practical in nature. Offering a philosophical reading ofPatajali's Yogasutra, this book discusses themes such as freedom, self-identity, timeand transcendence, and translation between languages, cultures and eras. Drawing substantially upon contemporary Indian materials, it discussesfor the first time classical yoga as reflected upon by Daya Krishna (1924-2007)with constant reference to Kri
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 181.452
  • 181/.452
Index
index present
LC call number
B132.Y6 R367 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Exploring the Yogasutra : Philosophy and Translation
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; TRANSLITERATION; ENTRÉE: TRANSLATING THE OTHER--REFLECTIONS ON A FICTIONAL DIALOGUE; Introduction: yoga, translation, the other; 1 Abhyasa/vairagya: a conceptual investigation into the process of yoga; 2 Revisiting avidya and abhinivesa: a note on yoga psychology; 3 Rethinking prajña: Yogasutra 1.49 under a philosophical magnifying glass; 4 Text as a process: a dialogue with Daya Krishna; 5 "The undeciphered text: anomalies, problems, and paradoxes in the Yogasutra" by Daya Krishna; Concise Glossary
  • Appendix IAppendix II; Appendix III; BIBLIOGRAPHY; Untitled
Control code
ocn787843582
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (185 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441114662
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613605238
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
360523
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26466880
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)787843582
  • pebco1441114661

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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