The Ethics of Hindus Author:Sushil Kumar Maitra Inside Flap: The history of Indian Philosophy in the author's opinion is as much an interpretation of significance as an enquiry into sequence. It therefore supposes two different kinds of enquiry (1) a chonological enquiry into time order, and (2) an analytical enquiry into meaning and value. — In this book the author has dealt iwth the latter a... more »spect and has concentrated on the analytical and philosophical question proper considering it more relevant. The study is almost wholly based on original sources for this special purpose.
He argues that the 'Ethics of the Hindus' is baed on a three-fold scheme of the spiritual life comprising the stages of sociality, subjective orality, and the life absolute and transcendental. Hindu Ethics is thus social ethics and psychological ethics and culminates int he philosophy of the Absolute which is the consummation of the Spirtual life.« less