Mimamsa


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Noun1.Mimamsa - (from the Sanskrit word for `reflection' or `interpretation') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints on ritual traditions rooted in the Vedas and the Brahmanas as opposed to Vedanta which relies mostly on the UpanishadsMimamsa - (from the Sanskrit word for `reflection' or `interpretation') one of six orthodox philosophical systems or viewpoints on ritual traditions rooted in the Vedas and the Brahmanas as opposed to Vedanta which relies mostly on the Upanishads
Hindooism, Hinduism - a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system; it is characterized by a belief in reincarnation, by a belief in a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils
Sanskrit, Sanskritic language - (Hinduism) an ancient language of India (the language of the Vedas and of Hinduism); an official language of India although it is now used only for religious purposes
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The two possibilities are Tatpurusa (dependent determinative: "artha of a person") and Bahuvrihi (possessive or exocentric: "[an object or act] whose artha is a person"), with the added possibility that in its usage in Mimamsa it may be what the grammarians call Nityasamasa.
El texto menciona especificamente a los carvakas (materialistas) y a tradiciones filosoficas y religiosas reconocidas como el vaisesika, el nyaya, la mimamsa, el samkhya y el vedanta.
There will be a special panel discussion on over a dozen topics like; History & Education of Women in Vedic Literature; Sanskrit Buddhist Manuscripts; Mimamsa Beyond the Yagasala; The Yuktidipika Forging a Place for Sankhya; Introducing Bhagavata Purana Commentaries; Research on the Gargiyajyotisa.
The attacks on Husain took many forms--beginning with the publication of an article against the artist in Vicbar Mimamsa, a right-wing Hindi magazine from Madhya Pradesh in 1996.
A la doctrina vedanta tambien se la conoce como uttara mimamsa ("superador del mimamsa"), para contraponerla con la antigua doctrina mimamsa ("interrogantes"), que se ocupaba de las explicaciones para los sacrificios de fuego de los mantras vedicos (que se encuentran en la parte Samjita del Rig-veda) y de los textos brahmanas.
Jain, "Effect of yoga on plasma glucose and serum fructosamine level in NIDDM," Yoga Mimamsa, vol.
Another communication model has been developed from Mimamsa philosophy (Adhikary, 2013d).
Indian philosophy has been studied since its origin with multiple and sometimes contrasting purposes: adherents study one school of thought to imbibe the instructions and apply them in their lives (like people studying and practicing Yoga); opponents of any given school mine its thought in order to refute it and propound their own doctrine (like Dharmakirti reading Mimamsa and Nyaya philosophies); there are examples of studying another culture with an intent to learn from it and adopt its tenets (as in the case of the emergent philosophical structure with the integration of various yogic systems found in Patanjali's system, or in the writings of Gaudapada or Sankara).
Mondal, "Effect of yogic exercises on human growth hormone in a middle aged group: a Pilot Study," Yoga Mimamsa, vol.
Yoga system as well as all the other systems of Indian Philosophy namely Samkhya, Nyaya, Vaisesika, Uttara Mimamsa and Purva Mimamsa aimed at one common goal of enhancing Quality of Life.
'Samkya and Mimamsa' of the Hindu school were Atheists.
Duty, language and exegesis in Prabhakara Mimamsa; including an edition and translation of Ramanujacarya's Tantrarahasya, Sastraprameyapariccheda.