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By Chr. Lindtner

The writer offers with the 13 actual works of Nagarjuna. the 1st six are almost always dialectical works corresponding to Mulamadhyamakakarika, Sunyatasaptati, Vigrahavyavartani, Vaidalyaprakarana, Vyavaharasiddhi, Yuktisastika via the rest seven that are mainly didactic texts - Catuhstava, Ratnavali, Prafityasamutpadahrdaya-karika, Sutrasamuccaya, Bodhicitta-vivarana, Suhrllekha, and Bodhisambhara (ka). hence he approximately follows the prescriptive contrast among Yukti and Agama. even though it may be a desirable activity to track the influence of Nagarjuna's writings at the next improvement in and out the area of Buddhist pondering, the current research has to a point lead the way for such learn. Chr. Lindtner's wish to deal with all of the works ascribed to Nagarjuna in a single means or one other has therefore made it relatively extensive in its scope which does unavoidably entail that quite a few info or issues of youth importance are tacitly glided by.

This scholarly examine shall immensely aid scholars and students normally and Mahayanist researchers of Buddhism specifically.

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