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The most remarkable achievement of this book is the demonstration of how each tradition of Indian philosophy is unified under some theme, such as the 'no self theory and momentariness of the Buddhists.
361) that leads past theism to bhavana, "meditation" or "cultivation," which takes as its ultimate object Buddhist teachings such as "'selflessness" and "momentariness." These teachings, unlike Nyaya notions of a permanent self and a supreme deity, are indefeasible in the face of sustained philosophical criticism.
Regardless of this invocation of 'inherent fluidity' and the supposedly ceaseless momentariness of negotiations, these nevertheless take place in the medium of Kewa and/or Tok Pisin (possibly some English) rather than in Esperanto or in Samoyed.
This questionnaire covers ten domains: space, body sense, trance, passive, subjectivity/objectivity, time, speech, concentration, momentariness, and cosmic consciousness.
If love is not a feeling but rather a disposition, since it subsists over a continuous period of time, then it exceeds the momentariness of "calm loving feelings of attachment," and so cannot be the product of equally temporary secretions of chemicals.
Visualizing the world as a contingency, and celebrating the momentariness of any coherent understanding, Kubrick unquestionably tests his viewers' sympathy in each of his films.
What was sown in momentariness is raised in still permanence.
Paradoxically, these are also the least photographic of his photographs, at least as I understand the photographic: as a field of indexically registered, automatic detail, which tends toward a chaos principle of frozen momentariness and punctal oddity.
relations that point beyond the momentariness of our act of
Nothing is excluded, which aids in recreating a feeling of spontaneity and momentariness.
In "The Sail of Ulysses" the "particular thought" is a "difficult inch," which is easily coaxed into "Plantagenet abstractions" and "stellar largenesses"; but Stevens warns that the poet must also resist the "law/that bends the particulars to the abstract" (392) in order to face the present in its strange momentariness. It is the barely imaginable reality that first provokes sensation and cognition.
The presence of this mental image with its tension between the static apparition of the lady and the diversified movements of the falling petals, which create a harmony of timelessness and momentariness fixed by memory, is so intense that the poet seems to have forgotten the original scene of communication.