The Tattvasangraha [with commentary]

by Ganganatha Jha | 1937 | 699,812 words | ISBN-10: 8120800583 | ISBN-13: 9788120800588

This page contains verse 1846 of the 8th-century Tattvasangraha (English translation) by Shantarakshita, including the commentary (Panjika) by Kamalashila: dealing with Indian philosophy from a Buddhist and non-Buddhist perspective. The Tattvasangraha (Tattvasamgraha) consists of 3646 Sanskrit verses; this is verse 1846.

Sanskrit text, Unicode transliteration and English translation by Ganganath Jha:

रूपादित्वमतीतादेर्भूतां तां भाविनीं तथा ।
अध्यारोप्य दशामस्य कथ्यते न तु भावतः ॥ १८४६ ॥

rūpāditvamatītāderbhūtāṃ tāṃ bhāvinīṃ tathā |
adhyāropya daśāmasya kathyate na tu bhāvataḥ || 1846 ||

When form, etc. are attributed to the past and future things, it is through imposing upon them their past and future conditions; and not in reality.—(1846)


Kamalaśīla’s commentary (tattvasaṃgrahapañjikā):

Tām daśām’—that condition.—(1846)

Question:—“How is it then that Cognition has been declared to rest in two substrates?”

Answer:—[see verse 1847 next]

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