Kramashas, Kramaśas, Kramashah: 12 definitions

Introduction:

Kramashas means something in Jainism, Prakrit, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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 Kramaśas can be transliterated into English as Kramasas or Kramashas, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Jainism

General definition (in Jainism)

[«previous next»] — Kramashas in Jainism glossary
Source: The University of Sydney: A study of the Twelve Reflections

Kramaśas (क्रमशस्) refers to “in that order”, according to the 11th century Jñānārṇava, a treatise on Jain Yoga in roughly 2200 Sanskrit verses composed by Śubhacandra.—Accordingly, “Virtuous meditation is of four kinds, examination of the instruction [of the Jina], [examination of] suffering, [examination of] the results of karma and [examination of] the form [of the universe] individually in that order (kramaśas)”.

General definition book cover
context information

Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.

Discover the meaning of kramashas or kramasas in the context of General definition from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kramashas in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

Kramaśaḥ (क्रमशः).—ad S kramataḥ ad S Regularly, in order or method.

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of kramashas or kramasas in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kramashas in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kramaśas (क्रमशस्).—ind.

1) In due order, regularly, successively, seriatim.

2) Gradually, by degrees; R.12.47; क्रम- शस्तन्निबोधत (krama- śastannibodhata) Manusmṛti 1.68,3.12.

Derivable forms: kramaśaḥ (क्रमशः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kramaśas (क्रमशस्).—ind. 1. Gradually, by degrees. 2. Regularly, seriatim. E. krama, and śasi aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kramaśas (क्रमशस्).—[krama + śas], adv. 1. By degrees, [Pañcatantra] ii. [distich] 37. 2. In order, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 1, 68.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kramaśas (क्रमशस्).—[adverb] step by step, in order, gradually.

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

1) Kramaśas (क्रमशस्):—[=krama-śas] [from krama > kram] ind. gradually, by degrees, [Manu-smṛti; Rāmāyaṇa; Suśruta; Kapila’s Sāṃkhya-pravacana] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] regularly, seriatim, [Manu-smṛti; Rāmāyaṇa; Sāṃkhyakārikā etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Kramaśas (क्रमशस्):—adv. By degrees.

[Sanskrit to German]

Kramashas in German

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of kramashas or kramasas in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Hindi dictionary

[«previous next»] — Kramashas in Hindi glossary
Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Kramaśaḥ (क्रमशः) [Also spelled kramash]:—(adv) respectively; in order; by degrees.

context information

...

Discover the meaning of kramashas or kramasas in the context of Hindi from relevant books on Exotic India

Kannada-English dictionary

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

Kramaśaḥ (ಕ್ರಮಶಃ):—

1) [adverb] one after another in order; point by point; serially; seriatim.

2) [adverb] gradually; in the course of.

context information

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

Discover the meaning of kramashas or kramasas in the context of Kannada from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: