Prakāśānanda Yati

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Prakasananda Yati, PrakAZAnanda Yati, Prakaashaananda Yati


Prakāśānanda Yati, a disciple of Jñānānanda Yati, is one of the well-known writers of Advaita Vedānta in the post- Śaṅkara[1] period. He might have lived during the last part of the 15th and the first part of the 16th centuries. His most famous work is the Vedānta- siddhānta-muktāvali. He is the primary propounder of the two doctrines ‘dṛṣṭisṛṣṭivāda’ and the ‘ekajīvavāda’.


References

  1. He lived in A. D. 788-820.
  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore