Karmashaya, Karmāśaya, Karman-ashaya: 4 definitions
Karmashaya 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 Karmāśaya can be transliterated into English as Karmasaya or Karmashaya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Karmāśaya (कर्माशय).—receptacle or accumulation of (good and evil) acts; निर्हृत्य कर्माशयमाशु याति परां गतिम् (nirhṛtya karmāśayamāśu yāti parāṃ gatim) Bhāg.1.46.32.
Derivable forms: karmāśayaḥ (कर्माशयः).
Karmāśaya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms karman and āśaya (आशय).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Karmāśaya (कर्माशय):—[from karma > karman] m. receptacle or accumulation of (good and evil) acts, [Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha] [commentator or commentary] on [Bādarāyaṇa’s Brahma-sūtra]
2) [v.s. ...] on [Nyāya etc.]
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Ends with: Pumskarmashaya.
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Yoga-sutras (Ancient and Modern Interpretations) (by Makarand Gopal Newalkar)
Sūtra 2.13-14 < [Book II - Sādhana-pāda]
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)