[INDOLOGY] cArvAka/lokAyata

Eli Franco franco at uni-leipzig.de
Tue Apr 21 10:35:36 EDT 2015


Hi Matthew,
There a very few inscriptions which mention Lokayata. See:
B.A.Saletore, "Historical notices of the Lokayatas", ABORI 23, 1942,  
386-397. As I recall, no specific teachers were mentioned.
Sorry for this late response; I was travelling.
Best wishes,
Eli


Zitat von Matthew Kapstein <mkapstei at uchicago.edu>:

> Dear colleagues,
>
> Might any of you be aware of positive epigraphical evidence of  
> teachers designated
> as cArvAka or lokAyata. I am of course aware of the literary  
> references, but am
> here solely concerned with whether or not we find any epigraphical support.
>
> with thanks in advance,
> Matthew
>
> Matthew Kapstein
> Directeur d'études,
> Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes
>
> Numata Visiting Professor of Buddhist Studies,
> The University of Chicago
> ________________________________


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