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By Kailash Pati Mishra

Pages: 207

About the Book
Abhinavagupta propound his Aesthetic philosophy in mild of his Tantric philosophy. Tantrism is non-dualistic because it holds the lifestyles of 1 truth, the cognizance. This one fact, the realization, is manifesting itself within the numerous types of knower and identified. based on Tantrism the total technique of production and dissolution happens in the nature of awareness. within the related approach he has propounded 'Rasadvaita darsana' the Non-dualistic philosophy of Aesthetics. The Rasa, the cultured event, lies within the cognizance, is skilled through the awareness, and in a fashion, it itself is experiencing nation of awareness. As in Tantric metaphysics, one Tattva, Siva, manifests itself within the different types of different Tattvas, so the single Rasa, the Santa, assumes the kinds of different Rasas, the Santa, assumes the kinds of different Rasas and at last dissolves in itself.
The current e-book strains and explains the connecting issues, the working threads, among Abhinavagupta's Tantric philosophy o truth and Aesthic Philosophy logically, philosophically and critically.
Preface
It can't be acknowledged categorically that Abhinavagupta propounded his aesthetic theories to aid or to turn out his Tantric philosophy however it should be stated certainly that he expounded his aesthetic philosophy in gentle of his Tantric philosophy. Tantrism is non-dualistic because it holds the life of 1 truth, the awareness. This one in all knower and identified. based on Tantrism the full global of manifestation is manifesting out of itself (consciousness) and is manifesting in itself. the entire means of production and dissolution happens in the nature of recognition. within the related approach he has propounded Rasadvaita Darsana, the Non-dualistic philosophy of Aesthetics. The Rasa, the cultured adventure, lies within the cognizance, is skilled by means of the cognizance and

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By J. M. Bocheński (auth.), Ervin Laszlo (eds.)

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By Martin Heidegger, Friedrich Wilhelm Von Herrmann

Die 1949/50 erstmals veroffentlichte Sammlung von sechs Abhandlungen aus dem Zeitraum von 1936 bis 1946 vereinigt so Entscheidendes wie Heideggers Frage nach dem Wesen der Kunst (Der Ursprung des Kunstwerkes, 1935/36), den Aufweis der Grundlegung des neuzeitlichen Weltbildes durch die Metaphysik (Die Zeit des Weltbildes, 1938), eine Auslegung von Hegels spekulativem Begriff der Erfahrung in der Phanomenologie des Geistes (Hegels Begriff der Erfahrung, 1942/43), die Zusammenfassung seiner grossen Nietzsche-Interpretationen (Nietzsches Wort Gott ist tot, 1943), sein Gesprach mit der Dichtung Rilkes (Wozu Dichter, 1946) und seine Deutung des Vorsokratikers Anaximander (Der Spruch des Anaximander, 1946). In diesen sechs Abhandlungen werden von Heidegger einzelne Fragen aus dem Gefuge des seinsgeschichtlichen Denkens, dessen erste Durchgestaltung in den Beitragen zur Philosophie (Gesamtausgabe Band sixty five) vorliegt, herausgehoben und entfaltet. Wie alle Bande der I. Abteilung, so enthalt auch dieser eine Auswahl von Randbemerkungen aus den Handexemplaren Heideggers. Die Zusammenstellung der Marginalien wurde vom Herausgeber nach den vom Autor gegebenen Richtlinien besorgt.

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By Slavoj Zizek, Rex Butler, Scott Stephens

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