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Published: 22 October 2015

330 Pages


ISBN: 9780198745211

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The Truth Within

A History of Inwardness in Christianity, Hinduism, and Buddhism

Gavin Flood

  • Describes the idea of 'the truth within' in Christianity, Hinduism, and Buddhism.
  • Presents a phenomenology of inwardness.
  • Contrasts modern with pre-modern views of inwardness.
  • Argues for comparative religion in the face of cultural relativism.
  • Presents Hinduism, Christianity, and Buddhism in terms of cosmology.