Jivashakti, Jīvaśakti, Jiva-shakti: 1 definition
Jivashakti 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 Jīvaśakti can be transliterated into English as Jivasakti or Jivashakti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)
Jīvaśakti (जीवशक्ति) refers to “(See taṭasthā-śakti)”. (cf. Glossary page from Śrīmad-Bhagavad-Gītā).
Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Shakti, Jiva.
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Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 7.6 < [Chapter 7 - Vijñāna-Yoga (Yoga through Realization of Transcendental Knowledge)]
Verse 13.20 < [Chapter 13 - Prakṛti-puruṣa-vibhāga-yoga]
Verse 4.35 < [Chapter 4 - Jñāna-Yoga (Yoga through Transcendental Knowledge)]
Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
Text 29 < [Chapter 2 - Dvitīya-yāma-sādhana (Prātaḥ-kālīya-bhajana)]
Text 6 < [Chapter 2 - Dvitīya-yāma-sādhana (Prātaḥ-kālīya-bhajana)]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
Verse 2.23.525 < [Chapter 23 - Wandering about Navadvīpa On the Day the Lord Delivered the Kazi]
Verse 2.25.24-033 < [Chapter 25 - The Discourse on Spiritual Knowledge by Śrīvāsa’s Dead Son]
Shri Gaudiya Kanthahara (by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 4 - Gleanings from the Caitanya-caritāmṛta < [Chapter XXXII - Caitanya and his Followers]
Isha Upanishad (by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada)