Question about logos

shrinivasa varakhedi shrivara at GMAIL.COM
Mon Oct 29 01:43:52 UTC 2012

I think - "tarka" is an approximation as for as my understanding goes. Tarka stands for all most all meanings that u hv shown. regards, shrivara
On 26-Oct-2012, at 7:31 PM, Shyam Ranganathan wrote:

> Dear Indology Colleagues,
> I was wondering two questions:
> (1) If Sanskrit presents a single term with the ideological baggage of the Greek Logos: (a term that stands for thought, reason, word/language, opinion)
> (2) If the answer to (1) is yes, if such a term is of special importance for any particular school of thought.
> My impression is that while Indian languages have many words for reason or knowledge, opinion and thought, and words for linguistic items such as "word," these are often different words.
> Thanks in advance!
> Shyam Ranganathan
> Department of Philosophy
> York University, Toronto

with warm regards,

shrinivasa varakhedi
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