Pantheism; 1 Definition(s)
Pantheism means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
India history and geogprahy
Pantheism refers to one of the various systems of belief and worship that once existed in ancient Kashmir (Kaśmīra) as mentioned in the Nīlamatapurāṇa.—The idea that the whole world is God or a manifestation of God is also present in the Nīlamata. The whole earth is a form of the goddess Satī. The earth, the water, the air, the sky, the fire, the sun, the moon, and the sacrifìcer, all are regarded as the eight forms of Śiva.Source: archive.org: Nilamata Purana: a cultural and literary study (history)
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 4 - Revival of Upaniṣad studies in modern times < [Chapter III - The Earlier Upaniṣads (700 B.c.— 600 B.c.)]
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter LXIII - Immutability of the divine mind < [Book III - Utpatti khanda (utpatti khanda)]
Chapter XII - Different aspects of yoga < [The yoga philosophy]
Chapter CLXXIX - The doctrine of pantheism or the one as all < [Book VII - Nirvana prakarana part 2 (nirvana prakarana)]
Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) (by Swami Vireshwarananda)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)