THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Buddhist perspective in Russian religious philosophy «silver age»

2015. 3, pp. 244-249

Ulanov Mergen S. - D.Sc. (Philosophical), Professor, Kalmyk State University, 11 Pushkin st., Elista, 358000, Russian Federation, ulanov1974@mail.ru

The article investigates the process of understanding of Buddhism in the Russian religious philosophy of the «Silver Age». The study showed that Russian philosophers, despite hristianotsentrizm, recognized the important role of Buddhism in the world culture, aware of, and appreciates its moral values. In addition, comparing the Buddhist doctrine and Russian religious philosophy, can be found a number of common points.

Key words: , , , , , , , , Buddhism, Russian philosophy, religious philosophy, Buddhist philosophy, Silver Age, the dialogue of cultures, East, Russia

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