Ishvaragita, Īśvaragītā, Ishvara-gita: 5 definitions
Ishvaragita 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 Īśvaragītā can be transliterated into English as Isvaragita or Ishvaragita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Vedanta (school of philosophy)Source: Shodhganga: Siva Gita A Critical Study
Īśvaragītā (ईश्वरगीता) or simply Īśvara refers to one of the sixty-four Gītās commonly referred to in Hindu scriptures.—Gītā is the name given to certain sacred writings in verse (often in the form of a dialogue) which are devoted to the exposition of particular religious and theosophical doctrines. Most of these Gītās [i.e., Īśvaragītā] originate from the Mahābhārata or the various Purāṇas.
Vedanta (वेदान्त, vedānta) refers to a school of orthodox Hindu philosophy (astika), drawing its subject-matter from the Upanishads. There are a number of sub-schools of Vedanta, however all of them expound on the basic teaching of the ultimate reality (brahman) and liberation (moksha) of the individual soul (atman).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Īśvaragītā (ईश्वरगीता) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—See Bhagavadgītā.
2) Īśvaragītā (ईश्वरगीता):—īśvaragītāḥ from the Uttarakhaṇḍa of the Kūrmapurāṇa. W. p. 128^a. Oxf. 8^a. Hall. p. 125. L. 454. B. 4, 46. Ben. 69. NW. 322. Burnell. 187^b. Poona. 451. Oppert. 6875. 7274. Ii, 6206. Peters. 2, 186. Proceed. Asb. 1871, 282.
—[commentary] by Bhāsurānanda. NW. 310.
—[commentary] by Vijñānabhikṣu. L. 2050.
Īśvaragītā has the following synonyms: Śivagītā.
3) Īśvaragītā (ईश्वरगीता):—from the Kūrmapurāṇa. Bc 63.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Īśvaragītā (ईश्वरगीता):—[=īśvara-gītā] [from īśvara > īś] f. [plural] a section of the Kūrma-purāṇa.
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 9 - Īśvara-gītā, its Philosophy as expounded by Vijñāna Bhikṣu < [Chapter XXII - The Philosophy of Vijñāna Bhikṣu]
Part 3 - The Individual < [Chapter XXII - The Philosophy of Vijñāna Bhikṣu]
Part 2 - The Brahman and the World according to Vijñānāmṛta-bhāṣya < [Chapter XXII - The Philosophy of Vijñāna Bhikṣu]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 5 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 1 - Introduction to the philosophy of Śrīkaṇṭha < [Chapter XXXVI - Philosophy of Śrīkaṇṭha]
Bhagavadgita (by Kashinath Trimbak Telang)