The Resource The hidden lives of Brahman : Sankara's Vedanta through his Upanisad commentaries, in light of contemporary practice, Joel̈ Andre-́Michel Dubois ; foreword by Christopher Key Chapple

The hidden lives of Brahman : Sankara's Vedanta through his Upanisad commentaries, in light of contemporary practice, Joel̈ Andre-́Michel Dubois ; foreword by Christopher Key Chapple

Label
The hidden lives of Brahman : Sankara's Vedanta through his Upanisad commentaries, in light of contemporary practice
Title
The hidden lives of Brahman
Title remainder
Sankara's Vedanta through his Upanisad commentaries, in light of contemporary practice
Statement of responsibility
Joel̈ Andre-́Michel Dubois ; foreword by Christopher Key Chapple
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Using both textual and ethnographic sources, demonstrates that in Sankara's vedanta brahman is an active force as well as a transcendent ultimate"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
294.5/2113
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1124.57
LC item number
.D83 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
SUNY series in religious studies
Label
The hidden lives of Brahman : Sankara's Vedanta through his Upanisad commentaries, in light of contemporary practice, Joel̈ Andre-́Michel Dubois ; foreword by Christopher Key Chapple
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Introducing Brahman: The Hidden Lives of Sankara's Vedanta Teaching -- pt. 1 Envisioning Brahman -- ch. 2 Attending to Brahman: Upasana Practice Past and Present -- ch. 3 Learning Brahman: The Daily Life of the Brahmacarin -- ch. 4 Envisioning Veda: First-Person Declarations in Sankara's Upanisad Commentaries -- pt. 2 Imagining Brahman -- ch. 5 Conditioning the Mind for Brahman: Samskrta Training Past and Present -- ch. 6 Perfecting the Life of Brahman: The Training of the Samskrta Pandita -- ch. 7 Perfecting the Vedic Imagination: Imagery and Rhetoric in Sankara's Upanisad Commentaries -- pt. 3 Perceiving Brahman -- ch. 8 Thinking Deeply About Brahman: The Two Mimamsas, the Lost Art of Yajna, and the Hidden Structure of Brahman -- ch. 9 Giving Up the Inconstant Brahman: Contemporary Samnyasins and Aspiring Renouncers -- ch. 10 Discerning the Paradox of Veda: Ritual Activity and Insight in Sankara's Upanisad Commentaries
Control code
000050482891
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 423 pages
Isbn
9781438448053
Lccn
2012046187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b30759365
System control number
rm30759365

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