Arthalankara, Arthālaṅkāra, Artha-alankara, Arthalamkara: 4 definitions
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Kavyashastra (science of poetry)Source: Shodhganga: Bhismacaritam a critical study
Arthālaṅkāra (अर्थालङ्कार) refers to the “sense” type of Alaṅkāra (“figures of speech”) which represents the “essence of poetry” as employed in the Bhīṣmacarita (Bhishma Charitra) which is a mahākāvya (‘epic poem’) written by Hari Narayan Dikshit.—Hari Narayan Dikshit is an expert in the use of ‘Arthālaṅkāras’ also. He has resorted to various ‘arthālaṅkāras’ in his poem, which shows his mastery in the employment of the figures of sense. Among the various ‘sadṛśya-mūlaka arthālaṅkāras’ such as ‘upamā’, ‘utprekṣā’, ‘rūpaka’ and others, the favourite of our poet are the ‘upamā’ and ‘rūpaka’. The frequent use of these arthālaṅkāras is a typical feature of kāvyas tyle.
Kavyashastra (काव्यशास्त्र, kāvyaśāstra) refers to the ancient Indian tradition of poetry (kavya). Canonical literature (shastra) of the includes encyclopedic manuals dealing with prosody, rhetoric and various other guidelines serving to teach the poet how to compose literature.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
arthālaṅkāra (अर्थालंकार).—m S A general term for tropes and figures; disting. from śabdālaṅkāra Verbal ornaments.
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arthālaṅkāra (अर्थालंकार).—. Add:-- For these tropes and figures see vācyālaṅkāra, and for the verbal ornaments see śabdālaṅkāra.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
arthālaṅkāra (अर्थालंकार).—m A general term for tropes and figures.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Arthālaṃkāra (ಅರ್ಥಾಲಂಕಾರ):—[noun] (rhet.) a figure of speech determined by and dependant on the sense and not on sound.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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Alamkaras mentioned by Vamana (by Pratim Bhattacharya)
12: Alaṃkāra-śāstra in the Agni-purāṇa and the Viṣṇudharmottara-purāṇa < [Chapter 2 - The concept of alaṃkāra in Sanskrit Poetics]
3: The classification of poetic figures < [Chapter 5 - A Comparative study of the different alaṃkāras mentioned by Vāmana]
19-20: Alaṃkāra-śāstra according to Vāgbhaṭa (12th and 14th Century) < [Chapter 2 - The concept of alaṃkāra in Sanskrit Poetics]
Malatimadhava (study) (by Jintu Moni Dutta)
Part 2.3 - Alaṃkāra Used in the Mālatīmādhava < [Chapter 2 - Literary Study of the Mālatīmādhava]
Part 2.3b - Arthālaṃkāras (Figure of Sense) < [Chapter 2 - Literary Study of the Mālatīmādhava]
Part 2.1 - Definition of Alaṃkāra (figures of speech) < [Chapter 2 - Literary Study of the Mālatīmādhava]
Shishupala-vadha (Study) (by Shila Chakraborty)
Knowledge of Rhetoric (Alaṃkāra) in the Śiśupālavadha < [Introduction]
Mudrarakshasa (literary study) (by Antara Chakravarty)
2. Classification and number of Alaṃkāras < [Chapter 3 - Use of Alaṃkāras in Mudrārākṣasa]
3.29. Use of Vyājokti-alaṃkāra < [Chapter 3 - Use of Alaṃkāras in Mudrārākṣasa]
3.4a. Arthālaṃkāras (Alaṃkāras that depend upon the meanings of words) < [Chapter 3 - Use of Alaṃkāras in Mudrārākṣasa]
Jivanandana of Anandaraya Makhin (Study) (by G. D. Jayalakshmi)
Bhagavatpadabhyudaya by Lakshmana Suri (study) (by Lathika M. P.)