Dharmi, Dharmī: 8 definitions
Dharmi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
Yoga (school of philosophy)Source: Google Books: Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
dharmī = property-holder, substratum, substance (“dharmī”).Source: Google Books: The Science of Yoga
dharmī (धर्मी) = the substratum in which the properties inhere.
Yoga is originally considered a branch of Hindu philosophy (astika), but both ancient and modern Yoga combine the physical, mental and spiritual. Yoga teaches various physical techniques also known as āsanas (postures), used for various purposes (eg., meditation, contemplation, relaxation).
Natyashastra (theatrics and dramaturgy)Source: Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra
Dharmī is said to be of 2 kinds:
- Lokadharmī (realistic),
- Nāṭyadharmī (conventional).
Natyashastra (नाट्यशास्त्र, nāṭyaśāstra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition (śāstra) of performing arts, (nāṭya, e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nataka) and poetic works (kavya).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Dharmī (धर्मी).—A son of Bharadvāja.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 286.
1b) A son of Bṛhadbhāja and father of Kṛtamjaya.*
- * Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 22. 6.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
General definition (in Hinduism)Source: Ashtanga Yoga: Yoga Sutrani Patanjali
dharmī = the object or person containing the characteristics. (Chapter 3.14)
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
dharmī (धर्मी).—a (S) Virtuous, pious, strict, just. 2 Having qualities or properties;--used of the subject in opposition to the accidents or affections of it. 3 also dharmīdātā (Esp. in use amongst religious mendicants.) Liberal in almsgiving, charitable.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
dharmī (धर्मी).—a dharmīdātā a Virtuous, pious, cha- ritable.
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.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Dharmi (धर्मि).—(°-) (kathā; Pali dhammi-), see s.v. 3 dharma.
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Dharmī (धर्मी).—(°-) (kathā; Pali dhammī-), see s.v. 3 dharma.
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Dhārmi (धार्मि).—(-kathā) , see s.v. 3 dharma.
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Dhārmī (धार्मी).—(-kathā) , see s.v. 3 dharma.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
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Search found 12 books and stories containing Dharmi, Dharmī, Dhārmi, Dhārmī; (plurals include: Dharmis, Dharmīs, Dhārmis, Dhārmīs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Natyashastra (by Bharata-muni)
The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 1492 < [Chapter 19a - Other forms and means of Knowledge (A): Verbal cognition]
Verse 1489-1491 < [Chapter 19a - Other forms and means of Knowledge (A): Verbal cognition]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Yoga Sutras with Vedanta Commentaries (by Patañjali)
A study of the philosophy of Jainism (by Deepa Baruah)
Chapter II.f - The doctrine of Nayavāda (doctrine of standpoints) < [Chapter II - Jaina theory of Knowledge]
Chapter II.e - The doctrine of Anekāntavāda (the theory of manifoldness) < [Chapter II - Jaina theory of Knowledge]
Chapter II.d - Khyātivādas and their refutation < [Chapter II - Jaina theory of Knowledge]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 5 - Defence of Pluralism (bheda) < [Chapter XXVII - A General Review of the Philosophy of Madhva]
Part 3 - Important Madhva Works < [Chapter XXV - Madhva and his School]
Part 1 - Vyāsa-tīrtha, Madhusūdana and Rāmācārya on the Falsity of the World < [Chapter XXIX-XXX - Controversy Between the Dualists and the Monists]