Reading Non-Dualism in Śivādvaita Vedānta: An Argument from the Śivādvaitanirṇaya in Light of the Śivārkamaṇidīpikā

@article{Duquette2016ReadingNI,
  title={Reading Non-Dualism in Śivādvaita Vedānta: 
An Argument from the Śivādvaitanirṇaya 
in Light of the Śivārkamaṇidīpikā},
  author={Jonathan Duquette},
  journal={Journal of Indian Philosophy},
  year={2016},
  volume={44},
  pages={67-79}
}
This article examines Appaya Dīkṣita’s intellectual affiliation to Śivādvaita Vedānta in light of his well-known commitment to Advaita Vedānta. Attention will be given to his Śivādvaitanirṇaya, a short work expounding the nature of the Śivādvaita doctrine taught by Śrīkaṇṭha in his Śaiva-leaning commentary on the Brahmasūtra. It will be shown how Appaya strategically interprets Śrīkaṇṭha’s views on the relationship between Śiva (i.e., Brahman), its power of consciousness (cicchakti) and the… 
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