Nāgārjuna

[Revised entry by Jan Christoph Westerhoff on June 17, 2014. Changes to: Main text] There is unanimous agreement that Nāgārjuna (ca 150 - 250 AD) is the most important Buddhist philosopher after
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[Revised entry by Jan Christoph Westerhoff on June 17, 2014. Changes to: Main text] There is unanimous agreement that Nāgārjuna (ca 150 - 250 AD) is the most important Buddhist philosopher after the historical Buddha himself and one of the most original and influential thinkers in the history of Indian philosophy. His philosophy of the "middle way" (madhyamaka) based around the central notion of "emptiness"...

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