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Revista Científica Guillermo de Ockham 2016, 14 (1)

Author: Ramkrishna Bhattacharya

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Revista Científica Guillermo de Ockham ISSN: 1794-192X investigaciones@ubscali.edu.co Universidad de San Buenaventura Cali Colombia Bhattacharya, Ramkrishna Darsana, Philosophy and Religion in Pre-modern India Revista Científica Guillermo de Ockham, vol.
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1, 2016 Universidad de San Buenaventura Cali Cali, Colombia Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=105345260001 How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage in redalyc.org Scientific Information System Network of Scientific Journals from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal Non-profit academic project, developed under the open access initiative Rev.
Guillermo de Ockham 14 (1): xx-xx, 2016 Artículo IN PRESS Darśana, Philosophy and Religion in Pre-modern India Ramkrishna Bhattacharya1 Pavlov Institute Kolkata (India) Recibido: Octubre 1 de 2015 – Revisado: Diciembre 15 de 2015 – Aceptado: Enero 20 de 2016 Referencia formato APA: Bhattacharya, R.
(2016).
Darsána, Philosophy and Religion in Premodern India.
Rev.Guillermo de Ockham, 14(1), pp-pp. This work is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND Abstract The Sanskrit word, darśana, is generally translated into English as philosophy, but it is admittedly inadequate.
The so-called six (āstika, affirmativist or orthodox) systems of philosophy have been described by Louis Renou as ‘philosophico-religious,’ since religion and philosophy cannot be separated in their tradition.
On the other hand, Maurice Winternitz brands some of the six (such as Mīmāṃsā and Vedānta) as religion and some others (such as, Nyāya and Vaiśeṣika) as philosophy.
A.K.
Warder claims that, despite everything, religion and philosophy can be separated quite adequately, and the darśanas are all philosophies.
All this however leaves the so-called six (nāstika, negativist or heterodox) systems, particularly the materialist systems out of consideration.
While the Jain and the Buddhist systems do have religious as...





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