Hinduism and science: Some reflections

Zygon 47 (3):549-574 (2012)
Abstract
Abstract In recent decades scholars in every major religious tradition have been commenting on the relationship between their own tradition and science. The subject in the context of Hinduism is complex because there is no central institutionalized authority to dictate what is acceptable Hindu belief and what is not. This has resulted in a variety of perspectives that are touched upon here. Historical factors in the introduction of modern science in the Hindu world have also influenced the subject. The reflections in this paper are based on these
Keywords Vedas
Categories (categorize this paper)
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index
 
Download options
PhilPapers Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy on self-archival     Papers currently archived: 11,793
External links
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA
S. Radhakrishnan (1957). A Source Book in Indian Philosophy. Princeton, N.J.,Princeton University Press.

View all 7 references

Citations of this work BETA
Similar books and articles
Shyam Ranganathan, Hindu Philosophy. Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Dayānanda Bhārgava (2007). Integral World-View of the Vedas. Jagadguru Ramanandacarya Rajasthan Sanskrit Iniversity.
Analytics

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2012-08-24

Total downloads

79 ( #18,096 of 1,099,722 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

3 ( #124,075 of 1,099,722 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Start a new thread
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.