Hetubindu, Hetu-bindu: 1 definition


Hetubindu means something in Jainism, Prakrit. 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.

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Jain philosophy

Source: archive.org: Anekanta Jaya Pataka of Haribhadra Suri

Hetubindu (हेतुबिन्दु) is a Sanskrit work composed by Dharmakīrti, as mentioned in the Anekāntajayapatākā-prakaraṇa, a Śvetāmbara Jain philosophical work written by Haribhadra Sūri.—[Cf. Vol. II, P. 174, l. 6]—There is a commentary by Arcata on this famous work [Hetubindu]. It is being edited from a single manuscript lying at Pattan. It is to be published in the Gaekwad’s Oriental Series. In its Tibetan version there are no sections, but Arcata has divided the work into paricchedas. There are quotations from Hetubindu on pp. 154, 168, 174, 176, 177 & 303 of Vol. II.

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