ISBN 9788121505598,The Mirror of Self-Supremacy or Svatantrya-Darpana

The Mirror of Self-Supremacy or Svatantrya-Darpana



Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 1993

ISBN 9788121505598

ISBN-10 8121505593

Hard Back

Number of Pages 152 Pages
Language (English)


Svatantrya-Darpana in Sanskrit couplets is a fresh look on Kashmir Saivism, meant for beginners. It is based strictly on the words by ancient masters of the subject. Along with the English translation entitles The Mirror of Self Supremacy and notes, it brings to clear light many profound principles and doctrines of the subject regarding topics like-metaphysics, antology, cosmogony, cosmology, causation etc. and discusses the practical doctrines of yoga of its Trika system. Besides, it presents the historical development of the subject and its comparison with other prominent schools of Indian thought and discusses the practical utility of the subject in the present age.