Journal of Dharma Studies 2 (2):225-227 (2020)

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Malcolm Keating
Yale-NUS College
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The cross-cultural philosopher B.K. Matilal is one of many who have argued that some Indian philosophers are skeptics. Inspired by Matilal, in Three Pillars of Skepticism in Classical India, Ethan Mills argues that Nāgārjuna (150–200 CE), Jayarāśi (770–830 CE), and Śrī Harṣa (1125–1180 CE) are skeptics in a specific sense: as part of a textually inspired tradition of “skepticism about philosophy,” they share overlapping methods. Mills’ arguments about method are more successful than those about tradition, although the book’s engaging exposition of these three thinkers will hopefully spark new interest in their work.
Keywords jayarashi  shri harsha  nagarjuna
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