Cover of: Dharma, the categorial imperative by edited by Ashok Vohra, Arvind Sharma, Mrinal Miri.

Dharma, the categorial imperative

Published by D.K. Printworld in New Delhi .
Written in English.

About the Book

Contributed papers presented at an international conference held during July 16-22, 1997 in Shimla.

Table of Contents

'Religion' or 'dharma' : meaning and motivation primarily in Indian context / R.S. Bhatnagar
Philosophy, religion, and secularism : the Indian context / Srinivasa Rao
Dharma, its normative base and orthopraxeic frame : concept of dharma and its implications in dharmaśāstras / Godabarisha Mishra
Semantics of dharma / V. Kutumba Sastry
Dharma and mokṣa : conflict, continuity, and identity / Mahesh M. Mehta
Mahatma Gandhi's notion of dharma : an explication / Pushparaj Jain
India, Europe, and modernity / Saranindranath Tagore
Imperial identities : the construction of Britain and India in children's literature / Kathyryn Castle
The goals of medicine : setting new priorities : a Hindu perspective / Cromwell Crawford
The spiritual self and psychopathology : theoretical reflections and clinical observations / Alan Roland
Recontextualizing Indian history : a hermenutic of Saṃskr̥tikaraṇa / Shrinivas Tilak
Secularism vs. Hindu nationalism : interrogating the terms of the debate / Makarand Pranjape
Hindu dharma and Indian funk / K. Dad Prithipaul
Vedic mythology : an archetypal delineation of the Hindu world-view / B. Rambilass
Modern philosophical fragmentation versus Vedānta and Plato / Bart Gruzalski
The dharmic journey of Svami Vivekananda : from the apostle of Hinduism universalism to Hinduism as the religion eternal / George M. Williams
Stri dharma
wife's duties : a Hindu textual and contextual analysis among the educated and professional women in contemporary Indian society and the diaspora in UK and USA / Annapurna Devi Pandey
Women in the East and women in the West / Ashima Khasnabish.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Genre Congresses.


Library of Congress B132.D5+

The Physical Object

Pagination vi, 466 p. ;
Number of pages 466

ID Numbers

Open Library OL3444346M
ISBN 10 8124602700
LC Control Number 2005323531
Library Thing 8617179
Goodreads 4676034

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