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Volume 67 (2012), 1


(Original title: Racionalizmus a empirizmus buddhistického kánonu)
Filozofia, 67 (2012), 1, 72-82.

The article offers a critical appraisal of the modernist claim that the Buddha’s teaching (P. Dhamma) as recorded in the Pāli Canon has rational and empirical character thereby meeting the criteria of scientific knowledge valid from the nineteenth century onwards. Buddhist modernism originated in the middle of the nineteenth century as a reaction to both Western… Read more

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