BP307 - Sarvāstivāda Abhidharma

Info

Type: 
Regular Lecture
Period: 
December 03, 2012 – April 06, 2013
Time: 
1.30p.m. - 4.30p.m.
Day(s): 
Wednesday
Classroom: 
Mudita

Course Description

The course will begin with a clarification of sarvastitva, the theory of tritemporal existence and its centrality to the Sarvāstivāda version of the dharma-theory. The main themes of discussion will include the category of atta-viprayukta-samskāra, theory of causes and conditions, momentariness and the causality of cognition, karma theory of avijñapti, and the unconditioned dharmas.