Jnana, aka: Jñāna, Gñāna; 5 Definition(s)
Jñāna is one of the saṃyutta-hastāni (Twenty-seven combined Hands).
First of the six Gunas (ṣaḍguṇa); jñānam (Knowledge, omniscience) this is the essential attribute of the Supreme Being.
1) Jnana (ज्ञान): Knowledge of the eternal and real
2) Jñāna is a Sanskrit word that means knowledge. It has various nuances of meaning depending on the context, and is used in a number of different Indian religions. The idea of jnana centers around a cognitive event which is recognized when experienced. It is knowledge inseparable from the total experience of reality, especially a total reality, or supreme being within Mahesha-dhama (and/or material world) such as Siva-Sakti.
etymology: Jñāna or gñāna (/dʒəˈnɑːnə/, Sanskrit; Pali: ñāṇa)
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The Upaniṣads constitute the Jnāna-Kāṇḍa, as treating of philosophy, while th...
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Path of knowledge and truth (one of three paths to moksa).
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- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Jñāna: Knowledge
- · The Ishavasya Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary > Verse 1 - Devotion to Jñāna (knowledge)
- · Śrī Hari-bhakti-kalpa-latikā > ... > Text 32
- · Śrī Sanatkumara-saṃhita > Text 41
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 2.5.221
- · Śrī Sanatkumara-saṃhita > Text 23
- · The Mandukya Upanishad > ... > Verse 38
- · The Ishavasya Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary > Introduction
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 2.4.177
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 1.3.37
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 2.5.162
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 2.3.176
- · Śrī Hari-bhakti-kalpa-latikā > ... > Text 47
- · Bodhisattva-caryāvatāra > ... > Text Section 38
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 2.1.16
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 2.5.195
- · Brihad Bhagavatamrita > ... > Verse 2.2.92
- · Namasmarana - A Universal Sadhana > ... > B. Name And Form Have To Go Together
- · The Mandukya Upanishad > ... > Verse 1
- · The Mirror of Gesture (abhinaya-darpana) > Twenty-seven Combined Hands
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