Ganitasara, Gaṇitasāra, Ganita-sara: 3 definitions
Ganitasara means something in Jainism, Prakrit, 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.
General definition (in Jainism)
Gaṇitasāra (गणितसार) is the name of a Jaina work written by Thakkara Pheru and deals with arithmetic.
Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.
Languages of India and abroad
1) Gaṇitasāra (गणितसार) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Oppert. 5955.
—by Viṣṇu Paṇḍita. Colebrooke Misc. Essays Ii^2, 405.
—by Śambhūnātha. B. 4, 122.
—by Śrīdhara Ācārya. B. 4, 122. Jac. 696.
2) Gaṇitasāra (गणितसार):—by Śrīdhara Ācārya. Io. 520. 2296. 2409.
Gaṇitasāra has the following synonyms: Triśatī.
3) Gaṇitasāra (गणितसार):—by Śrīdharācārya. As p. 79. Peters. 6, 410.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gaṇitasāra (गणितसार):—[=gaṇita-sāra] [from gaṇita > gaṇ] m. Name of three mathematical works.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Ganita, Sara.
Starts with: Ganitasarasamgraha.
Ends with: Trishatiganitasara.
Full-text: Shambhunatha, Vishnu pandita, Ganita, Trishati, Shridhara acarya, Mishraka, Vyavahara, Govardhana, Mishrakavyavahara, Interest.
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