Jnanadrishti, Jñānadṛṣṭi, Jnana-drishti: 3 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Jñānadṛṣṭi can be transliterated into English as Jnanadrsti or Jnanadrishti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram
Jñānadṛṣṭi (ज्ञानदृष्टि) refers to the “vision of knowledge”, according to the Ṣaṭsāhasrasaṃhitā, an expansion of the Kubjikāmatatantra: the earliest popular and most authoritative Tantra of the Kubjikā cult.—Accordingly, “Linked to the Siddhakrama (i.e. the vowels) and possessing the line of teachers, one should deposit this group of four by means of the vision of knowledge [i.e., jñānadṛṣṭi]. This is the Kulākula body, supreme and common to all things. It is said to be the body of the parts (padadeha) of the planes (pada) of the enjoyment of the parts”.
Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
jñānadṛṣṭi (ज्ञानदृष्टि).—f & attrib. See jñānacakṣu.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] knowledge as a means.
2) [noun] the unpolluted, unbiased intellectual vision or wisdom of a person (esp. a sage) that helps him realise the true nature of things, the right path or means, etc.; the eye of the spirit; the inner-eye.
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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