Arthasamgraha, Arthasaṅgraha, Arthasaṃgraha, Artha-samgraha: 6 definitions

Introduction

Arthasamgraha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.

In Hinduism

Mīmāṃsā (school of philosophy)

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Source: The Purva Mimamsa: Indian Philosophy

Arthasamgraha (अर्थसङ्ग्रह); Laugakshi Bhaskara (लौगाक्षि भास्कर) wrote this short work as an introduction to Mimamsa.

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Mimamsa (मीमांसा, mīmāṃsā) refers to one of the six orthodox Hindu schools of philosophy, emphasizing the nature of dharma and the philosophy of language. The literature in this school is also known for its in-depth study of ritual actions and social duties.

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India history and geogprahy

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Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature (history)

Arthasaṅgraha (अर्थसङ्ग्रह) is the name of a commentary on the Bhāṣya on Mīmāṃsāsūtra of Śabarasvāmin, ascribed to Mallāri Vidvatkavi, son of Yajñabhaṭṭa and author of the Vṛttamuktāvalī, which has an auto commentary named Tarala. Also see the “New Catalogus Catalogorum” XVIII. pp. 301-02.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Arthasaṃgraha (अर्थसंग्रह).—accumulation or acquisition of wealth, treasure, property. कोशेनाश्रयणी- यत्वमिति तस्यार्थसंग्रहः (kośenāśrayaṇī- yatvamiti tasyārthasaṃgrahaḥ) R.17.6. कुदेशमासाद्य कुतोऽर्थसंचयः (kudeśamāsādya kuto'rthasaṃcayaḥ) H.

Derivable forms: arthasaṃgrahaḥ (अर्थसंग्रहः).

Arthasaṃgraha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms artha and saṃgraha (संग्रह). See also (synonyms): arthasaṃcaya.

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Arthasaṃgraha (अर्थसंग्रह).—a book on Mīmāṃsā by Laugākṣi Bhāskara.

Derivable forms: arthasaṃgrahaḥ (अर्थसंग्रहः).

Arthasaṃgraha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms artha and saṃgraha (संग्रह).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Arthasaṃgraha (अर्थसंग्रह).—m.

(-haḥ) 1. Accumulation of wealth. 2. A treasure. E. artha, and saṃgraha a collection.

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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. 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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