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Immortality and salvation in Indian religions.

Helmuth von Glasenapp

Immortality and salvation in Indian religions.

by Helmuth von Glasenapp

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Published by Susil Gupta India in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Immortality,
    • Salvation -- Comparative studies,
    • India -- Religion

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated from the German by E. F. J. Payne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2015.I6 G5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112p.
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL273245M
      LC Control Numbersa 63001650
      OCLC/WorldCa612305

      The soul, in many religious, philosophical, and mythological traditions, is the incorporeal essence of a living being. Soul or psyche (Ancient Greek: ψυχή psykhḗ, of ψύχειν psýkhein, "to breathe") comprises the mental abilities of a living being: reason, character, feeling, consciousness, memory, perception, thinking, etc. Depending on the philosophical system, a soul can either. Back of The Book The unifying motif of Bimal Krishna Matilal's work is the study of rational traditions in Indian philosophical thought. With his ability to span the divide between the Indian and Western intellectual traditions, he brought contemporary techniques of analytical philosophy to bear upon the issues raised in classical Indian philosophy and, conversely, to highlight the .

      \Eschatology of the Old Testament (with Apocryphal and Apocalyptic Writings). (A) Scope of Article: By "eschatology," or doctrine of the last things, is meant the ideas entertained at any period on the future life, the end of the world (resurrection, judgment; in the New Testament, the Parousia), and the eternal destinies of mankind. The only way to visit this land is through a karmic connection. Inhabited by the immortal beings of the Himalayas, the city, and its occupants subtly guide the destiny of the world through prayer and meditation. Protecting the spiritual teachings of the world, of all faiths and beliefs, they work for the good of mankind.

      The Big Religion Chart. This "Big Religion Chart" is our attempt to summarize the major religions and belief systems of the world - Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, and dozens more - into a quick-reference comparison chart. Historically, salvation is considered to be caused only by the grace of God (i.e. unmerited and unearned). Religions often emphasize that man is a sinner by nature and that the penalty of sin is death (physical death, spiritual death: spiritual separation .


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In religion, salvation is the saving of the soul from sin and its consequences. The academic study of salvation is called soteriology. Semi-Permanent World is for people of all religions who reach perfection.

Due to differences in path to salvation, this part of Immortality is relative to religions. For example, some individuals get there using Buddhist enlightenment (Nirvana), while Saints of Catholicism are a different kind. Immortality is eternal life, being exempt from death; unending existence.

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Side by side with the religions properly so called, there arose in India from about the seventh century B.C.—to last for many centuries, attracting thousands of adherents and exercising a strong influence on the Indian religions—a.

number of 'disciplines' with a. Hinduism is an Indian religion and dharma, or way of life, widely practiced in the Indian subcontinent and parts of Southeast Asia.

Hinduism has been called the oldest religion in the world, and some practitioners and scholars refer to it as Sanātana Dharma, "the eternal tradition", or the "eternal way", beyond human history. Scholars regard Hinduism as a fusion or synthesis. Indian and Iranian religions, the religions of ancient Greece and Rome, immortality, salvation, and so on).

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