Aṅgavidyā, aka: Anga-vidya; 1 Definition(s)
Aṅgavidyā means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.
The Sanskrit term Aṅgavidyā can be transliterated into English as Angavidya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
General definition (in Hinduism)
Aṅgavidyā (अङ्गविद्या).—The several subsidiary vidyās of Śrīvidyā are arranged into six amnayās. Amnayā means Veda/Agama, and in Śaiva there are five amnayās. They are represented by the five faces of Śiva facing Purva (eastwards), Dakṣiṇa (southwards), Pascima (westwards), Uttara (northwards) and Urdhva (upwards). In Śrī-vidyā there is a sixth amnaya called Anuttara. Each amnaya is associated with a guru-mandala and several Vidyās, astra-kamya and parā.
Besides, all the Vidyās are grouped at different levels.
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- · Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) > ... > Adhikarana XXXIII - Vidyas like the Sandilya Vidya, Dahara Vidya, etc.
- · The Natyashastra > Gestures of Major Limbs (aṅga)
- · Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) > ... > Adhikarana V - Unity of the Prâna Vidyâ
- · Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) > ... > Adhikarana XIII - The Purusha Vidyâ in the Chhândogya and the Taittiriya are not one
- · Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) > ... > Adhikarana XXIV - Brihadâranyaka 5. 4. 1 and 5. 5. 2 treat of one Vidyâ about Satya Brahman
- · The Garuda Purana > ... > The Tripura Vidya
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- · Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) > ... > Adhikarana XXI - Mundaka 3.1.1 and Katha 1.3.1 form one Vidyâ
- · Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) > ... > Adhikarana XXIX - The fires in Agnirahasya of the Brihadâranyaka are not part of the sacrificial act, but constitute a separate Vidyâ
- · The Garuda Purana > ... > The Vishnu-Dharma Vidya
- · The Garuda Purana > ... > The Garuda Vidya
- · Brahma Sutras (Shankara Bhashya) > ... > Adhikarana XXII - Brihadâranyaka 3.4.1 and 3.5.1 constitute one Vidyâ
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