Chapter 10. Tranquility III: Asceticism, Mysticism, and Buddhism

  1. Robert Wicks

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696668.ch10

Schopenhauer

Schopenhauer

How to Cite

Wicks, R. (2008) Tranquility III: Asceticism, Mysticism, and Buddhism, in Schopenhauer, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696668.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 4 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134798

Online ISBN: 9780470696668

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Keywords:

  • tranquility;
  • suffering;
  • intelligible characters;
  • theoretical aspects;
  • philosophy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • I the possibility of the denial-of-the-will

  • II christian quietism, yogic ecstasy, and buddhist enlightenment

  • III asceticism and spiritual purication

  • Notes

  • Further Reading