Bhashapariccheda, Bhāṣāpariccheda, Bhasha-pariccheda: 4 definitions

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Bhashapariccheda 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 Bhāṣāpariccheda can be transliterated into English as Bhasapariccheda or Bhashapariccheda, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Bhashaparichchheda.

In Hinduism

Nyaya (school of philosophy)

[«previous next»] — Bhashapariccheda in Nyaya glossary
Source: Shodhganga: A study of Nyāya-vaiśeṣika categories

Bhāṣāpariccheda (भाषापरिच्छेद).—Viśvanātha Nyāyapañcānana wrote Bhāṣāpariccheda in 1634 A.D. It belongs to the syncretic school of Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika. It is known as Kārikāvalī also, on which the author himself has written a commentary called Nyāyasiddhāntamuktāvalī. This work of Viśvanātha has been commented upon by many traditional and modern scholars. Among these the most well-known are Dinakarī, written by Dinakarabhaṭṭa, Tarangiṇī by Rāmarudra Bhaṭṭācārya, Muktāvalī-ullāsa by Viśvanātha, Muktāvalisaṃgraha by Pañcānana Śāstri, Nyāyacandrikā by unknown writer, Abhinavaprabhā by Mukundaśarmā and a commentary of Gaṅgārāma Yati.

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Nyaya (न्याय, nyaya) refers to a school of Hindu philosophy (astika), drawing its subject-matter from the Upanishads. The Nyaya philosophy is known for its theories on logic, methodology and epistemology, however, it is closely related with Vaisheshika in terms of metaphysics.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bhashapariccheda in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bhāṣāpariccheda (भाषापरिच्छेद).—m. title of a philosophical work; definition of (the categories of) speech.

Bhāṣāpariccheda is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhāṣā and pariccheda (परिच्छेद).

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

Bhāṣāpariccheda (भाषापरिच्छेद):—[=bhāṣā-pariccheda] [from bhāṣā > bhāṣ] m. ‘definition of (the categories of) speech’, Name of a compendium of the Nyāya system by Viśva-nātha, [Indian Wisdom, by Sir M. Monier-Williams 60 n. 1]

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Bhashapariccheda in German

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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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