of religion, on the one hand, and yet removes that freedom when the basic
revelations of the religion are found to contravene the Constitution's premise of equality. The courts of India have the difficult task of having to arbitrate this fundamental clash.
John B. Carman, "Axes of Sacred Value in Hindu Society"," in Purity and
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John B. Carman and
Frederique A. Marglin. Liden
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For an excellent analysis see the papers by T. N. Madan,
F. A. Marglin in Purity and Auspiciousness in Indian Society, 1985.
Yoga Sūtra 2.32 on śaucha.
A. L. Basham, The Wonder That Was India. New York: Grove Press, 1959, p. 16.
Basham, The Wonder That Was India, p. 18.
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Bhavan, 1969, p. 16.
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See the analysis of Gerald Larsen, Classical Sākhya. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 1979, p. 94. Some scholars, however, question this analysis by Larsen.
See Padmanabh S. Jaini, The Jaina Path of Purification. Berkeley: University of
California Press, 1979, Cp IV "The Mechanism of Bondage."
Larsen, Classical Sākhya, p. 97, for his analysis of the Kaāṕha Upaniṭad.
Kaṭha Upaniṣad III.3-4.
Kaṭha Upanisad III.6 & V. 1.
See Mircea Eliade, Yoga: Immortality and Freedom. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1969, p. 25.
Maitrī Upaniṣad III.4 as translated by
S. Radhakrishnan, The Principal Upaniṣads. London: Allen and Unwīn, 1968, p. 807.
Maitrī Upaniṣad III.5 as translated by
R. E. Hume, The Thirteen Principal
Upanisads. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1968, pp. 419-420.
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