HOME TheInfoList.com
Providing Lists of Related Topics to Help You Find Great Stuff
[::MainTopicLength::#1500] [::ListTopicLength::#1000] [::ListLength::#15] [::ListAdRepeat::#3]

picture info

Moksha
Moksha
Moksha
(/ˈmoʊkʃə/; Sanskrit: मोक्ष, mokṣa), also called vimoksha, vimukti and mukti,[1] is a term in Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism
Jainism
which refers to various forms of emancipation, liberation, and release.[2] In its soter
[...More...]

"Moksha" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Max Müller
Friedrich Max Müller
Max Müller
(6 December 1823 – 28 October 1900), generally known as Max Müller, was a German-born philologist and Orientalist, who lived and studied in Britain for most of his life. He was one of the founders of the western academic field of Indian studies and the discipline of comparative religion.[1] Müller wrote both scholarly and popular works on the subject of Indology. The Sacred Books of the East, a 50-volume set of English translations, was prepared under his direction
[...More...]

"Max Müller" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Kathmandu
Nepali, Newar
Newar
language, Sherpa, Tamang, Limbu, Gurung, Magar, Sunuwar/Kiranti, Tibetan • Official Nepali, Nepal
Nepal
BhasaTime zone NST (UTC+5:45)Postal Code 44600 (GPO), 44601, 44602, 44604, 44605, 44606, 44608, 44609, 44610, 44611, 44613, 44614, 44615, 44616, 44617, 44618, 44619, 44620, 44621Area code(s) 01HDI 0.710 High[1]HPI 20.8 Very LowLiteracy Rate 89.6% HighWebsite www.kathmandu.gov.np Kathmandu
Kathmandu
(/ˌkætmænˈduː/;[2] Nepali: काठमाडौं, Nepal
Nepal
Bhasa: ये: Yei, Nepali pronunciation: [kaʈʰmaɳɖu]) is the capital city of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
[...More...]

"Kathmandu" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

J. A. B. Van Buitenen
Johannes Adrianus Bernardus van Buitenen (21 May 1928, The Hague
The Hague
– 21 September 1979, Champaign, Illinois)[1] was a Dutch Indologist at the University of Chicago
University of Chicago
where he was the George V. Bobrinskoy Professor of Sanskrit in the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations. His interests ranged widely over literature, philosophy and philology but toward the end of his career he focused primarily on the Mahābhārata.Contents1 Biography 2 Publications2.1 Books 2.2 Selected articles3 References 4 External linksBiography[edit] Van Buitenen studied with Jan Gonda at the Rijksuniversiteit, Utrecht (since 1990 Universiteit Utrecht)
[...More...]

"J. A. B. Van Buitenen" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Daniel H. H. Ingalls, Sr.
Daniel Henry Holmes Ingalls Sr. (May 4, 1916 – July 17, 1999) was the Wales Professor of Sanskrit at Harvard University.Contents1 Early life 2 An Anthology of Sanskrit Court Poetry 3 Criticism of nineteenth and twentieth century western Sanskritists 4 Notes and references 5 Further readingEarly life[edit] Ingalls was born in New York City
New York City
and raised in Virginia. He received his A.B. in 1936, at Harvard majoring in Greek and Latin
[...More...]

"Daniel H. H. Ingalls, Sr." on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Sanskrit
A few attempts at revival have been reported in Indian and Nepalese newspapers. India: 14,135 Indians claimed Sanskrit
Sanskrit
to be their mother tongue in the 2001 Census of India:[2] Nepal: 1,669 Nepalis
Nepalis
in 2011
[...More...]

"Sanskrit" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Epistemology
Related concepts and fundamentals:Agnosticism Epistemology Presupposition Probabilityv t e Epistemology
Epistemology
(/ɪˌpɪstɪˈmɒlədʒi/ ( listen); from Greek ἐπιστήμη, epistēmē, meaning 'knowledge', and λόγος, logos, meaning 'logical discourse') is the branch of philosophy concerned with the theory of knowledge.[1] Epistemology
Epistemology
studies the nature of knowledge, justification, and the rationality of belief. Much of the debate in epistemology centers on four areas: (1) the philosophical analysis of the nature of knowledge and how it relates to such concepts as truth, belief, and justification,[2][3] (2) various problems of skepticism, (3) the sources and scope of knowledge and justified belief, and (4) the criteria for knowledge and justification
[...More...]

"Epistemology" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Viaticum
Viaticum
Viaticum
is a term used especially in the Catholic Church
Catholic Church
for the Eucharist
Eucharist
(also called Holy Communion) administered, with or without Anointing of the Sick
Anointing of the Sick
(also called Extreme Unction), to a person who is dying, and is thus a part of the Last Rites. According to Cardinal Javier Lozano Barragán, "The Catholic tradition of giving the Eucharist
Eucharist
to the dying ensures that instead of dying alone they die with Christ who promises them eternal life."[1]Contents1 Usage 2 Practice 3 Relation to superstition 4 References 5 BibliographyUsage[edit] The word viaticum is a Latin word meaning "provision for a journey," from via, or "way"
[...More...]

"Viaticum" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Eschatology
— Events —Death Resurrection Last JudgementJewishMessianismBook of Daniel KabbalahTaoistLi HongZoroastrianFrashokereti SaoshyantInter-religiousEnd times Apocalypticism2012 phenomenonMillenarianism Last Judgment Resurrection
Resurrection
of the deadGog and Magog Messianic Agev t e Eschatology
Eschatology
/ˌɛskəˈtɒlədʒi/ ( listen) is a part of theology concerned with the final events of history, or the ultimate destiny of humanity
[...More...]

"Eschatology" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Plotinus
Plotinus
Plotinus
(/plɒˈtaɪnəs/; Greek: Πλωτῖνος; c. 204/5 – 270) was a major Greek-speaking philosopher of the ancient world. In his philosophy there are three principles: the One, the Intellect, and the Soul.[1] His teacher was Ammonius Saccas and he is of the Platonic tradition.[2] Historians of the 19th century invented the term Neoplatonism[2] and applied it to him and his philosophy which was influential in Late Antiquity. Much of the biographical information about Plotinus
Plotinus
comes from Porphyry's preface to his edition of Plotinus' Enneads
[...More...]

"Plotinus" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Sanskrit Language
A few attempts at revival have been reported in Indian and Nepalese newspapers. India: 14,135 Indians claimed Sanskrit
Sanskrit
to be their mother tongue in the 2001 Census of India:[2] Nepal: 1,669 Nepalis
Nepalis
in 2011
[...More...]

"Sanskrit Language" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Nepal
Nepal
Nepal
(/nəˈpɔːl/ ( listen);[12] Nepali: नेपाल  Nepāl [neˈpal]), officially the Federal Democratic Republic
Republic
of Nepal
Nepal
(Nepali: सङ्घीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल Sanghiya Loktāntrik Ganatantra Nepāl),[13] is a landlocked country in South Asia
South Asia
located in the Himalaya. With an estimated population of 26.4 million, it is 48th largest country by population and 93rd largest country by area.[2][14] It borders China
China
in the north and India
India
in the south, east, and west while Bangladesh
Bangladesh
is located within only 27 km (17 mi) of its southeastern tip and Bhutan
Bhutan
is separated from it by the Indian state of Sikkim
[...More...]

"Nepal" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Klaus Klostermaier
Klaus K. Klostermaier (born 1933) is a prominent German-Canadian scholar on Hinduism
Hinduism
and Indian history
Indian history
and culture.[1][2] He obtained a PhD in philosophy from the Gregorian University
Gregorian University
in Rome
Rome
in 1961, and another in "Ancient Indian History and Culture" from the University of Bombay in 1969. An ordained Catholic priest, Klostermaier was a missionary and theology teacher for nine years in India in the 1960s.[3] His study of Hindu texts and scholarship, while living with practicing Vaishnava Hindus there, resulted in his Der Hinduismus published in 1965.[3] The expertise he gained then, led to him being appointed advisor to the Papal office, in the Vatican, on non-Christian religions.[3] He joined the Department of Religion
Religion
at the University of Manitoba (Canada) in 1970
[...More...]

"Klaus Klostermaier" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Hindi Language
Hindi
Hindi
(Devanagari: हिन्दी, IAST: Hindī), or Modern Standard Hindi
Standard Hindi
(Devanagari: मानक हिन्दी, IAST: Mānak Hindī) is a standardised and sanskritised register[5] of the Hindustani language. Modern Hindi
Hindi
and its literary tradition evolved towards the end of the 18th century.[6] Along with the English language, Hindi
Hindi
written in the Devanagari script is the official language of the Government of India.[7] On 14 September 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India
India
adopted Hindi written in Devanagari script
Devanagari script
as the official language of the Republic of India
[...More...]

"Hindi Language" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Punjabi Language
Punjabi (/pʌnˈdʒɑːbi/;[6] Gurmukhi: ਪੰਜਾਬੀ pañjābī; Shahmukhi: پنجابی‬ paṉjābī)[7] is an Indo-Aryan language
Indo-Aryan language
spoken by over 100 million native speakers worldwide, ranking as the 10th most widely spoken language (2015)[8][9] in the world. It is the native language of the Punjabi people, who associate with the historical Punjab region
Punjab region
of India
India
and Pakistan. Among Indo-European languages, it is unusual due to the use of lexical tone.[10][11][12] Punjabi is the most widely spoken language in Pakistan,[13] the 11th most widely spoken in India, and the third most-spoken native language in the Indian Subcontinent. Punjabi is the fifth most-spoken native language (after English, French, Mandarin and Cantonese) in Canada
[...More...]

"Punjabi Language" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Javanese Language
Javanese /dʒɑːvəˈniːz/[3] (ꦧꦱꦗꦮ, basa Jawa; Javanese pronunciation: [bɔsɔ dʒɔwɔ]) (colloquially known as ꦕꦫꦗꦮ, cara Jawa; Javanese pronunciation: [tjɔrɔ dʒɔwɔ]) is the language of the Javanese people
Javanese people
from the central and eastern parts of the island of Java, in Indonesia. There are also pockets of Javanese speakers in the northern coast of western Java. It is the native language of more than 98 million people[4] (more than 42% of the total population of Indonesia). Javanese is one of the Austronesian languages, but it is not particularly close to other languages and is difficult to classify. Its closest relatives are the neighbouring languages such as Sundanese, Madurese and Balinese
[...More...]

"Javanese Language" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo
.