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Navya Nyāya System of logic

Dinesh Chandra Guha

Navya Nyāya System of logic

some basic theories & techniques

by Dinesh Chandra Guha

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Published by Bhāratiya Vidyā Prakāsan in Varanasi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Navya Nyāya,
  • Logic

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB132.N8 G84 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 335 p.
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25104577M
    LC Control Number68012147

    The Navya-nyaya ("New Method") school of logic has exerted a profound influence on Indian philosophy since the twelfth century. In this system, with its hierarchy of abstractions rather than of classes, the doctrine of negation is crucial. Bimal Krishnal Matilal expounds Navya-nyaya theory by systematically translating its arguments into the Author: BK Matilal. Through this work he made the base of Navya-Nyāya in Mithilā. D.C. Guha states that “This perhaps can more appropriately be said in regard to the Navya-Nyāya system of Logic which gradually flourished in India after Udayanācārya ( A.D.) and particularly at the time of Gaṅgeśopādhyāya, the illustrious author of Tattvacintāmaṇi”.

    Two distinct systems of classification of world phenomena, i.e. ontologies have emerged from the Vedic thought called Nyāya and Vaiśeṣika. They form the fundamental bedrock for all Indic knowledge traditions. Originating from the sūtras of Gotama and Kaṇāda, these systems developed sound and systematic logic and reasoning and substantially influenced the trajectory of logic and reason. INDIAN APPROACH TO LOGIC It is a widely held view that the Indian tradition in sciences had no sound logical or methodological basis. For instance, the following is a summary assessment of Indian logic, which is typical of what one finds in most of modern scholarship: Compared with the logic of the ancient Greeks, Indian logic is not veryFile Size: KB.

    The Nyāya and the Vaiśeṣika systems are two orthodox (āstika) systems of Indian philosophy—meaning they admit the Vedas as eternal and infallible—that preexist the Common Era. In their early histories, the Nyāya and the Vaiśeṣika were two independent systems with their own respective metaphysics, epistemology, logic, ethics, and : Amita Chatterjee. 'Language of Logic Navya Nyaya Perspectives Tirumal Kulkarni P. Jaideep Joshi'.


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This unique work on the Navya Nyaya System of Logic deals mainly with some important basic theories and techniques of Navya Nyaya, such as Avacchedakata, Pratiyogita, Prakarata, Visesyata on which the entire edifice of Navya Nyaya Logic is : D.

Guha. About the Book Now a day’s Navya-Nayaya logic-is being given very high importance it philosophising. Though the Navya-Nyaya deals with almost all the problems of philosophy, but the author 'Dr.

VIBHA GAUR, has Concerntrated mainly on the concept of Negation (abhava). There are the rare works available, particularly on this concept. The Navya-Nyaya Doctrine of Negation: The Semantics and Ontology of Negative Statements in Navya-Nyaya Philosophy (Harvard Oriental Series) [Matilal, Bimal Krishnal] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Navya-Nyaya Doctrine of Negation: The Semantics and Ontology of Negative Statements in Navya-Nyaya Philosophy (Harvard Oriental Series)Cited by: Navya-Nyāya The Navya-Nyāya darśana (system/school) of Indian logic and philosophy was founded in the 13th century by the philosopher Gangeśa Upādhyāya.

Other influences were the work of earlier philosophers Vācaspati Miśra (– CE) and Udayana (10th century). The Navya-nyaya (“New Method”) school of logic has exerted a profound influence on Indian philosophy since the twelfth century.

In this system, with its hierarchy of abstractions rather than of classes, the doctrine of negation is crucial. This book represents the philosophy of language in Navya - Nyaya, based upon an analysis of the "Verbal Suffix Chapter" (Akhyatavada) of Gangesa's Tattvacintamani. Since this chapter elaborates what kind of verbal understanding is generated and discusses related issues, the book demonstrates the main features of that philosophy of language and serves as a good introduction to that.

This unique work on the Navya Nyaya System of Logic deals mainly with some important basic theories and techniques of Navya Nyaya, such as Avacchedakata, Pratiyogita, Prakarata, Visesyata on which the entire edifice of Navya Nyaya Logic is : D.

Guha. 1 NAVYA-NYĀYA: ANALYTICAL PHILOSOPHY IN EARLY MODERN INDIA Jonardon Ganeri Two older Indian philosophical traditions, the Nyāya (grounded in Gautama Akṣapāda’s Nyāya-sūtra, c.

C.E., and dealing mainly with logic, epistemology, and the theory of debate) and the Vaiśeṣika (grounded inFile Size: KB. Navya Nyāya System of logic. Varanasi, Bhāratiya Vidyā Prakāsan [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dineśacandra Guha.

Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: A Revision of the author's thesis, Calcutta University, The historical development of Nyaya school is unclear, although Nasadiya hymns of Book 10 Chapter of Rigveda recite its spiritual questions in logical propositions.

In early centuries BCE, states Clooney, the early Nyaya scholars began compiling the science of rational, coherent inquiry and pursuit of knowledge.

[20]. The Navya-nyaya ('New Method') school of logic has exerted a profound influence on Indian philosophy since the twelfth century. In this system, with its hierarchy of abstractions rather than of classes, the doctrine of negation is crucial. Nyaya, (Sanskrit: “Rule” or “Method”) one of the six systems (darshans) of Indian philosophy, important for its analysis of logic and epistemology.

The major contribution of the Nyaya system is its working out in profound detail the means of knowledge known as inference (see anumana). Materials For the Study of Navya-Nyaya Logic Daniel Henry Holmes Ingalls The work contains biographical notes on the intellectual stalwarts and an examination of some theories and techniques applied by thee adepts in the new style and method of logical argumentation.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Guha, Dinesh Chanira. Navya Nyāya System of logic. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, (OCoLC) Navya Nyaya System of logic;: Some basic theories & techniques by Guha, Dinesh Chanira and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Nyaya - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Nyāya is one of the prominent branches of learning in the Indian knowledge system. It primarily deals with logic and it is one of the most widely applied subjects across the Vedic, Tantric, Bauddha and Jaina traditions. Prāchīna Nyāya and Navya Nyāya. Gotama took a very prominent portion of his book Nyāya.

Logic, Navya-Nyaya and Applications. Homage to Bimak Krishna Matilal book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Born in Calcutta in 1. The Navya-Nyāya system of logic represents one of the finest products of human intellect that has been sustaining India’s Intellectual Sanskrit-Śāstric writing traditions for the last few centuries.

So we may say that the Nyaya, like other Indian systems, is a philosophy of life, although it is mainly interested in the problems of logic and epistemology. The first work of the Nyaya philosophy is the Nyaya-siitra of Gotama.

It is divided into five adhyayas or books. The Navya-Nyāya or Neo-Logical darśana (view, system, or school) of Indian logic and Indian philosophy was founded in the 13th century CE by the philosopher Gangeśa Upādhyāya of was a development of the classical Nyāya influences on Navya-Nyāya were the work of earlier philosophers Vācaspati Miśra (– CE) and Udayana (late 10th century).

NV Dinesh Chandra Guha, Navya Nyaya System of Logic: Some Basic Theories and Techniques. Varanasi ; Delhi NV Bimal Krishna Matilal, "Indian theories of knowledge and truth",Editorial team.

General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen BradfordCited by: 1.The Navya-Nyāya or Neo-Logical darśana (view, system, or school) of Indian logic and Indian philosophy was founded in the 13th century CE by the philosopher Gangeśa Upādhyāya of Mithila.

It was a development of the classical Nyāya darśana.