PHILOSOPHER

Dharmakirti

700 - 660

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Dharmakīrti (fl. c. 6th or 7th century), (Tibetan: ཆོས་ཀྱི་གྲགས་པ་; Wylie: chos kyi grags pa), was an influential Indian Buddhist philosopher who worked at Nālandā. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dharmakirti has received more than 134,556 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Dharmakirti is the 631st most popular philosopher (down from 626th in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Indonesia (up from 19th in 2019) and the most popular Indonesian Philosopher.

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  • 130k

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  • 66.16

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  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.68

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among PHILOSOPHERS

Among philosophers, Dharmakirti ranks 631 out of 1,089Before him are Jean-Marie Guyau, Madhvacharya, Alfred Schmidt, Numenius of Apamea, Yang Xiong, and Olympiodorus the Younger. After him are Ludwig Klages, Salomon Maimon, Theodor Lipps, Cebes, Eduard Zeller, and Robert Filmer.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 700, Dharmakirti ranks 22Before him are Artabasdos, Antipope Paschal, Batbayan, Ardo, Abd al-Aziz ibn Musa, and Marcello Tegalliano. After him are Galla Gaulo, Vergilius of Salzburg, Ragenfrid, Kormesiy, Æscwine of Wessex, and Willibald. Among people deceased in 660, Dharmakirti ranks 2Before him is Saint Eligius. After him is Sigeberht the Good.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Dharmakirti ranks 18 out of 93Before him are Jan Toorop (1858), Enrique of Malacca (1495), Laura Gemser (1950), Kartini (1879), Diponegoro (1785), and Pramoedya Ananta Toer (1925). After him are Hendrik Brouwer (1581), Anggun (1972), George Uhlenbeck (1900), Lil Dagover (1887), Cut Nyak Dhien (1850), and Ki Hajar Dewantara (1889).

Among PHILOSOPHERS In Indonesia

Among philosophers born in Indonesia, Dharmakirti ranks 1