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Utpaladeva's doctrine of recognition

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Much has been written on the connections between philosophy and religion in ancient India. Most has been written on the connection between orthodox Hindu religion and orthodox Hindu philosophy, or Buddhist religious practice and Buddhist philosophy.

But the religious tradition of which Utpaladeva was a member was not orthodox and its sacred scriptures, the non—dualist Śaivite Tantras, were taught only in secret initiatory sects. And Utpaladeva is one of the very f...

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Department:
Wolfson College (University of Oxford)
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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