Jayarāśi

[Revised entry by Piotr Balcerowicz on February 11, 2016. Changes to: Bibliography] Jayarāśi Bhaṭṭa, who most likely flourished between 800 - 840 probably in Southern India, was an Indian
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[Revised entry by Piotr Balcerowicz on February 11, 2016. Changes to: Bibliography] Jayarāśi Bhaṭṭa, who most likely flourished between 800 - 840 probably in Southern India, was an Indian philosopher, a sceptic loosely affiliated to the materialist Cārvāka / Lokāyata school of thought, the author of one of most extraordinary philosophical works in India, the Tattvopaplava-siṁha ('The Lion of the Dissolution of [all] Categories'). His main claim is that it is not possible...

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