Chapter 14: Verses 345-347

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Refuting wrong views on the inherent existence of functional phenomena. Part of a series of talks on Aryadeva’s Four Hundred Stanzas on the Middle Way.

  • Refuting non-Buddhist views of inherent existence
  • Refuting inherent existence by applying the reasoning that negates the four possibilities—existence, non-existence, both and neither
  • Comparing the snake and rope analogy to the aggregates and the self
  • Misapprehending the continuum as permanent and the composite as a truly existent entity

91 Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas: Verses 345-347 (download)

91 Aryadeva's 400 Stanzas: Nagarjuna's Tetralemma 02-05-15

Find more on these topics: , , , ,