Juan Arnau

Juan Arnau
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Juan Arnau in 2017.
Native nameJuan Mar×­a Arnau Navarro
Born(1968-04-28) April 28, 1968 (age 49)
 Spain, Valencia
OccupationWriter, teacher
NationalitySpanish
GenreEastern philosophies and religions

Biography

Juan Arnau (Valencia, Apr 28, 1968), Spanish philosopher and essayist, an expert in Eastern philosophies and religions.

Over time working being a sailor and many trips to Africa, Juan Arnau studied Astrophysics on the Complutense University of Madrid, where he graduated in 1994.He traveled to India in 1995, using a fellowship from your Spanish Company for International Assistance (AECI) with the University or college of Varanasi (Banaras Hindu University or college, BHU), began his research of Indian beliefs and culture using the Catalan Sanskritist Oscar Pujol.From India he visited Mexico, where he did his PhD in the Centre for Asian and African Studies at El Colegio de México, learning Sanskrit with Rashik Vihari Joshi.Following its completion he was founded in Ann Arbor (Michigan), where he continued to be six years, producing his postdoctoral study in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures from the University of Michigan, with Luis Ó. Gomez, in the mean time he was teaching Spanish and Latin American Books and Movie theater in the Division of Romance Dialects.Presently a researcher in the Institute of History of Medicine and Science López Piñero (CSIC-University of Valencia) and associate professor in the University of Barcelona.

Bibliography

Critical editions

Juan Arnau has produced essential editions, translated directly from Sanskrit philosophical treatises of Nāgārjuna: Fundamentos de la vía media (2004). (Basic principles of the center Method). Direct translation from Sanskrit. Madrid: Siruela. ISBN 9788478447626. Abandono de la discusión (2006). (Departing conversation). Direct translation from Sanskrit. Madrid: Siruela. ISBN 9788478442478.He in addition has translated: Bhagavadgītā (2016). Atalanta. ISBN 978-84-943770-9-9. Henryk Skolimowski, La mente participativa. Una nueva teoría del universo con del conocimiento (2016). Atalanta. ISBN 978-84-945231-6-8.

Philosophical fictions

Un cristal Spinoza (2012). (The Crystal Spinoza). Pre-Textos. ISBN 9788415297871. Un efecto Berkeley (2015). Valencia: Pre-Textos. ISBN 978-84-15894-93-3.

Essays

Un Mulamadhyamakakarikah de Nagarjuna: la vacuidad como medio hábil (2002). Tesis doctoral. Colegio de México, Centro de Estudios de Asia con África. Actualidad del pensamiento de Nagarjuna (2005). Colegio de México, Centro de Estudios de Asia con África. La palabra frente al vacío. Filosofía de Nagarjuna (2005). (Vocabulary against Emptiness. School of thought of Nagarjuna). México D.F.: Fondo de Cultura Económica. ISBN 9789681675172. Antropología del budismo (2007). (Anthropology of Buddhism). Barcelona: Kairós. ISBN 978-84-7245-645-7. Arte de probar. Ironía y lógica en India antigua (2008). (Artwork of demonstrating. Irony and reasoning in historic India). Madrid: Fondo de Cultura Económica. ISBN 978-84-375-0621-0. Rendir un sentido. Filosofía con traducción (2008). (Making sense. School of thought and translation). Valencia: Pre-Textos. ISBN 978-84-8191-865-6. Elogio del asombro. Conversaciones con Agustín Andreu (2010). (Compliment of amazement. Interactions with Agustin Andreu). Valencia: Pre-Textos. ISBN 978-84-92913-18-3. Vasubandhu / Berkeley (2011). With Carlos Mellizo. Valencia: Pre-Textos. ISBN 978-84-15297-00-0. Leyenda de Buda (2011). (Star from the Buddha). Alianza. ISBN 9788420652795. Cosmologías de India. Védica, samkhya con budista (2012). (Cosmologies of India. Vedic Samkhya and Buddhist). Fondo de Cultura Económica. ISBN 978-6071-610003. La medicina india. Según las fuentes del Ayurveda (2013). Kairós. ISBN 9788499883021. Manual de filosofía interfaceátil (2014). Atalanta. ISBN 978-84-940941-9-4. La invención de la libertad (2016). Atalanta. ISBN 978-84-943770-7-5. Budismo esencial (2017). Alianza. ISBN 978-84-9104-564-9.

Awards

XXXIV Premio de la Crítica Literaria Valenciana for his function Manual de filosofía slotátil (Ediciones Atalanta, 2014).

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