Appayya Dīkṣita and the Lineage of Bhaṭṭoji Dīkṣita

  title={Appayya Dīkṣita and the Lineage of Bhaṭṭoji Dīkṣita},
  author={Madhav M. Deshpande},
  journal={Journal of Indian Philosophy},
  • M. Deshpande
  • Published 1 March 2016
  • Linguistics
  • Journal of Indian Philosophy
In the last few years, several scholars have attempted to analyze the historical circumstances of Bhaṭṭoji Dīkṣita and the development of his specific stances in the area of Pāṇinian grammar. This paper seeks to broaden that investigation by exploring Bhaṭṭoji Dīkṣita’s relationship to Appayya Dīkṣita. Appayya Dīkṣita’s works, such as the Madhvatantramukhamardana, were the direct source of inspiration not only for the critique of the Mādhva Vedānta that appears in Bhaṭṭoji Dīkṣita’s Tantrādhik… 
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