Indriyavarga, aka: Indriya-varga; 2 Definition(s)

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Indriyavarga (इन्द्रियवर्ग).—the assemblage or collection of organs, the five organs of sense taken collectively; बलवानिन्द्रियग्रामो विद्वांसमपि कर्षति (balavānindriyagrāmo vidvāṃsamapi karṣati) Ms.2.215, 1,175; निर्ववार मधुनीन्द्रियवर्गः (nirvavāra madhunīndriyavargaḥ) Śi.1.3.

Derivable forms: indriyavargaḥ (इन्द्रियवर्गः).

Indriyavarga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms indriya and varga (वर्ग). See also (synonyms): indriyagrāma.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Indriyavarga (इन्द्रियवर्ग).—m.

(-rgaḥ) the organs of sense collectively. E. indriya and varga a class.

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