Jalandhari, aka: Jālandhari; 1 Definition(s)


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Shaivism (Shaiva philosophy)

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Jālandhari (जालन्धरि), better known as Hādi-pā wrote some treatises in Sanskrit on Tāntric cults, such as Vajrayoginīsādhanā, Śuddhivajrapradīpa (a gloss on Hevajrasādhanā) Śricakra-sambhara-garbha-tattva-vidhi and Huṃkāracittavindu-bhāvana-krama. These are mentioned in Tañjāvūr catalogue.

Source: DSpace at Pondicherry: Siddha Cult in Tamilnadu (shaivism)
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Shaiva (शैव, śaiva) or Shaivism (śaivism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshiping Shiva as the supreme being. Closely related to Shaktism, Shaiva literature includes a range of scriptures, including Tantras, while the root of this tradition may be traced back to the ancient Vedas.

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