Senate House, University Road, Old Katra, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh 211002, India
Raju received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Allahabad.
87, 1, College St, Calcutta University, College Square, Kolkata, West Bengal 700073, India
Raju received his Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from the University of Calcutta.
Sampurnanand Sanskrit vishwavidyalay, Jagatganj, Chaukaghat, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001, India
Raju received his Sastri in Sanskrit literature from Benares Sanskrit College.
(This book examines the supra-rational Absolutism of the W...)
This book examines the supra-rational Absolutism of the West developed under the Hegelian influence, and in the light of the criticisms shows the peculiar character of the Advaita Vedanta of Sankara.
(This volume conveys that Indian philosophy has intricate ...)
This volume conveys that Indian philosophy has intricate and complex metaphysical and epistemological theories as other philosophies and that these disciplines – epistemology and metaphysics – are an essential part of Indian philosophy.
Raju received his Sampurna Madhyama in Nyaya and his Sastri in Sanskrit literature from Benares Sanskrit College. He also got his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Allahabad, and his Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from the University of Calcutta.
Poola Tirupati Raju began his career as a lecturer and reader in philosophy at Andhra University in 1932-1949. He became a full professor of philosophy and psychology at the University of Rajasthan in 1949, remaining in that position until he moved to the United States in 1962. He was named Gillespie Visiting Professor of Eastern Studies at the College of Wooster in 1962-1964, and was a full professor of philosophy and Indian studies there from 1964.
During his career, he also served as a visiting professor and lecturer at various other universities throughout the United States and the world, including the Asia Institute, the University of Hawaii, the University of California, Berkeley, the University of Illinois, and the University of Mainz.
His first book was Thought and Reality: Hegelianism and Advaita (1937). He wrote and edited at least sixteen books throughout his career, including Idealistic Thought of India (1953), The Concept of Man (1960), Introduction to Comparative Philosophy (1962), The Philosophical Traditions of India (1971), and his last two books, Spirit, Being, and Self: Studies in Indian and Western Philosophy (1982) and Structural Depths of Indian Thought (1985). He also contributed over two hundred articles to the various journals and encyclopedias in the field.
(This volume conveys that Indian philosophy has intricate ...)1971
(This book examines the supra-rational Absolutism of the W...)1937
Poola Tirupati Raju was a member of P.E.N., American Philosophical Association, Indian Philosophical Congress, All-India Oriental Conference, All-India Philosophical Conference, Committee on Gandhian Life and Philosophy, American Oriental Society, American Association for Asian Studies, Metaphysical Society of America, American Academy of Political and Social Science, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association of University Professors, Asia Society, and Rotary International.