Ishvaravada, Īśvaravāda: 6 definitions


Ishvaravada 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.

The Sanskrit term Īśvaravāda can be transliterated into English as Isvaravada or Ishvaravada, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Jainism

Jain philosophy

Source: International Journal of Jaina Studies: Haribhadra Sūri on Nyāya and Sāṃkhya

Īśvaravāda (ईश्वरवाद) refers to the “doctrine of God (of the Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika)”.—The Śāstravārtāsamuccaya by Haribhadra Sūri’s is not a compendium of philosophical systems (darśana) but a comprehensive account (samuccaya) of doctrinal (śāstra) expositions (vārtā/vārttā) or simply doctrines (vāda). The Śāstravārtāsamuccaya (also, Śāstravārttāsamuccaya) is subdivided into stabakas, chapters or sections, for example: Īśvaravāda—on the doctrine of God of the Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ishvaravada in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Īśvaravāda (ईश्वरवाद) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—[nyāya] Ben. 165. Haug. 52. Np. Iv, 2. Oppert. 7704.
—by Gopālatātācārya. Oppert. 405. Ii, 4491.
—by Citradhara Śarman. L. 3050.
—by Mahādeva. Io. 1517. K. 142. Oudh. Xv, 106. P. 12.
—by Mukunda. K. 142.
—by Raghudeva Bhaṭṭācārya. Hall. p. 41. Ben. 179.

2) Īśvaravāda (ईश्वरवाद):—[nyāya] Stein 136.
—by Raghudeva. Peters. 4, 15. Stein 136.

3) Īśvaravāda (ईश्वरवाद):—[nyāya] by Mahādeva. Ulwar 623.

4) Īśvaravāda (ईश्वरवाद):—[nyāya] by Mahādeva. As p. 29.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Īśvaravāda (ईश्वरवाद):—[=īśvara-vāda] [from īśvara > īś] m. Name of [work]

[Sanskrit to German]

Ishvaravada in German

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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.

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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Ishvaravada in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Īśvaravāda (ಈಶ್ವರವಾದ):—[noun] belief in the existence of gods or a god, esp. a God supernaturally revealed to man and sustaining a personal relation to his creatures; theism.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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