Abhibuddhi: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhibuddhi (अभिबुद्धि).—f. An organ of apprehension, a बुद्धीन्द्रिय (buddhīndriya) or ज्ञानेन्द्रिय (jñānendriya) (opp. karmendriya); these are the eye, tongue, ear, nose, and skin.

Derivable forms: abhibuddhiḥ (अभिबुद्धिः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhibuddhi (अभिबुद्धि):—[=abhi-buddhi] f. (in Sāṅkhya [philosophy]) Name of a function of the intellect (comprising adhyavasāya, abhimāna, icchā, kartavyatā, and kriyā).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhibuddhi (अभिबुद्धि):—[tatpurusha compound] f.

(-ddhiḥ) An organ of apprehension, of which there are five (according to the philosophical systems), viz. ear, skin, eye, tongue and nose; more usually called buddhīndriya or jñānendriya qq. vv. E. budh with abhi, kṛt aff. ktin.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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