Vaisheshika-sutra with Commentary

by Nandalal Sinha | 1923 | 149,770 words | ISBN-13: 9789332869165

Summary: The English translation of the Vaisheshika Sutras (including various notes and commentaries) which represents a type of “moksha-shastra” or a “doctrine of emancipation” and teaches the science freedom. The Vaisheshika Sutra describes the various aspects of the soul, including the nature of the soul, it's suffering and and how it is revolving on the wheel of births and deaths and re-births under the Law of Karma. The Sutra is also famous for it's system of physics and metaphysics and the atomic theory of nature.

This edition the original Sanskrit text, word-for-word translation, English text, and the following commentaries: 1) The Upaskara of Shankara Mishra; 2) The Vivriti of Jayanarayana-Tarkapanchanana; 3) The Bhashya of Chandrakanta.

The Kanada Vaisheshika Sutra is also known as: कणाद वैशेषिकसूत्र (Kaṇāda Vaiśeṣikasūtra, Vaiśeṣika-sūtra, Vaisheshikasutra, Vaisesikasutra, Vaisesika-sutra) also known as


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