Aishvarika, Aiśvarika: 3 definitions
Aishvarika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
The Sanskrit term Aiśvarika can be transliterated into English as Aisvarika or Aishvarika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Aiśvarika (ऐश्वरिक).—(With Buddhists) Atheist.
Derivable forms: aiśvarikaḥ (ऐश्वरिकः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Aiśvarika (ऐश्वरिक):—[from aiśvara] Name of one of the 4 philosophical systems in Nepāl (the other 3 being kārmika, yātnika, and svābhāvika), [Buddhist literature] (cf. [Monier-Williams’ Buddhism 204]).
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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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