Heinrich Zimmer: Filosofías de la India. VideadorVirtual; 4 videos; views; Last updated on Dec 6, Play all. Share. Loading Save. Zimmer, Heinrich (edited by Joseph Campbell) Philosophies of India () ***** Authoritative . Un análisis muy completo de las múltiples filosofías de la india. Buy Filosofias de la India / Philosophies of India Translation by Heinrich Zimmer, Joseph Campbell, J. A. Vazquez (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book.

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Zimmer’s work is one of the best on Indian philosophy ever written and is a storehouse of insight into the mind set of India.

Philosophies of India by Heinrich Zimmer

Analogy is a frequent device. Carlos rated it it was amazing Sep 09, Unlike Western philosophy, Indian philosophy is intricately interwoven with religious ideas and practices.

An appendix on “The Six Systems,” Nia, Yoga, Mimamsa, Vedanta, Vaisesika, and Nyaya, which Zimmer regards as “points of view” and “aspects of a single orthodox tradition” is given and there is a time line juxtaposing events in India with those in the West. As an Indian I was struck by the author’s thorough grasp of the insights — there are times it seems the author is describing his personal experience as a practitioner.

Andreas F rated it it was amazing Aug 13, Want to Read saving…. What Zimmer has achieved here is something beyond the usual presentation of the ideas and tenets of the Indian philosophies. Brian Allison rated it it was amazing Sep 11, Rex Helnrich rated it really liked it Jan 29, Zimmer explains why this is so on pages His method was to examine aimmer images using their sacred significance as a key to their psychic transformation.


Lists with This Book. Between he lectured at the Univ. Still, at times it reads a little zimmeer. Jan 13, Sanjay Vyas rated it really liked it. Mike Drinane rated it it was amazing Jun 28, Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Philosophy of India by Heinrich Zimmer

Open Preview See a Problem? We are given a rich source of material for understanding the Indian mind and how it differs from the Western. Arush Sarwar heijrich it really liked it Aug 09, Jul 17, Ari Karishma Dewi rated it really liked it.

Nikolai Dandi rated it really liked it Dec 24, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Access to truth demands a passage beyond the compass of ordered thought.

Philosophies of India by Heinrich Robert Zimmer

Books by Heinrich Robert Zimmer. It is useful, I think, to see, for example, how the ideas of Brahmanism and the Sankhya philosophy were incorporated into the Buddhist teachings, how the Upanishads anticipated the Bhagavad Gita, and how rite and ritual evolved into something close to rationalism.


Don Hackett rated it it was amazing Jan 30, About Heinrich Robert Zimmer. He died in while teaching at Columbia University. Bob rated it really liked it Sep 30, Nick rated it it was amazing Nov 23, To express and communicate knowledge gained in moments of grammar-transcending insight [compare Zen “enlightenments”: Megan rated it really liked it Aug 25, He died there, of pneumonia, in Garwin Burcher rated it it was amazing Apr 01, Nathan Bussiere rated it it was amazing Mar 26, Apr 24, Dennis Littrell rated it it was amazing Shelves: That may be my shortcoming as a reader rather than the author’s fault.

Gaurav Pal rated it it was amazing Sep 21, Zimmer goes beyond the six orthodox systems of Indian philosophy to include Buddhism, Tantra, and various minor philosophies which are identified as philosophies of e.

Tremendously insightful about the philosophies of India. He emigrated to England where between he taught at Balliol College, Oxford. Trivia About Philosophies of I Be the first to ask a question about Philosophies of India.

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