Agamashastra, Āgamaśāstra, Agama-shastra: 4 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Āgamaśāstra can be transliterated into English as Agamasastra or Agamashastra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Āgamaśāstra (आगमशास्त्र).—Name of a supplement to the माण्डूक्योपनिषद् (māṇḍūkyopaniṣad).

Derivable forms: āgamaśāstram (आगमशास्त्रम्).

Āgamaśāstra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms āgama and śāstra (शास्त्र).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Āgamaśāstra (आगमशास्त्र) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—See Gauḍapādīyabhāṣya.

2) Āgamaśāstra (आगमशास्त्र):—by Gauḍapāda. Cs 3, 59 (Prakaraṇa 2 and 3 wanting). C. by Śaṅkarācārya. Cs 3, 38 (first Prakaraṇa). 3, 59 (Prakaraṇa 2 and 3 wanting). Cc. by Ānandatīrtha. Cs 3, 59 (Prakaraṇa 2 and and 3 wanting).

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

Āgamaśāstra (आगमशास्त्र):—[=ā-gama-śāstra] [from ā-gama > ā-gam] n. ‘a supplementary manual’, Name of a supplement to the Māṇḍūkyôpaniṣad (composed by Gauḍa-pāda).

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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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