Mimamsaka, Mīmāṃsaka: 11 definitions
Mimamsaka 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.
Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)
Mīmāṃsaka (मीमांसक) refers to “philosopher; one who adheres to the mīmāṃsā philosophical doctrine. It usually refers to those who follow the karma-mīmāṃsā of Jaiminī”. (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’).
Languages of India and abroad
Mīmāṃsaka (मीमांसक).—[mān vicāre svārthe san ṇvul]
1) One who investigates or inquires into, an investigator, examiner.
2) A follower of the system of philosophy called मीमांसा (mīmāṃsā), q. v. below.
Derivable forms: mīmāṃsakaḥ (मीमांसकः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-kaḥ) A Mimansaka, a follower of the Mimansa phi losophy. 2. An examiner. E. mīmāṃsā the doctrine so termed, and vun aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mīmāṃsaka (मीमांसक).—i. e. mīmāṃsā + aka, m. A follower of the Pūrva- Mīmāṃsā philosophy.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mīmāṃsaka (मीमांसक).—[masculine] examiner (—°); follower of the Mimansa system (cf seq.).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Mīmāṃsaka (मीमांसक):—m. ([from] [Desiderative] of √man) as examiner, investigator, prover (cf. kāvya-m)
2) a, follower of the Mīmāṃsā system (See below), [Taittirīya-prātiśākhya; Śaṃkarācārya]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Mīmāṃsaka (मीमांसक):—(kaḥ) 1. m. A follower of the Mīmāṃsā system.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Mīmāṃsaka (मीमांसक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Vīmaṃsaya.
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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.
Mīmāṃsaka (ಮೀಮಾಂಸಕ):—[noun] = ಮೀಮಾಂಸಕಾರ [mimamsakara].
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Mimamsaka bhatta someshvara, Mimamsaka nrisimha bhatta, Mimamsaka siddheshvara, Mimamsakara, Mimamsakaumudi, Mimamsakaustubha.
Ends with: Amimamsaka, Kavyamimamsaka.
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The validity of Anumana (inference) in Nyaya system (by Babu C. D)
Chapter 2.4 - Pramanas in Purva Mimamsa
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Chapter 2.5 - Pramanas in Vedanta Philosophy
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 18.3 < [Chapter 18 - Mokṣa-yoga (the Yoga of Liberation)]
The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 2529-2530 < [Chapter 24b - Arguments against the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Verse 3315-3316 < [Chapter 26 - Examination of the ‘Person of Super-normal Vision’]
Verse 2183-2184 < [Chapter 24a - The case for the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Vakyapadiya (study of the concept of Sentence) (by Sarath P. Nath)
3.1. Sentence According to the Mīmāṃsā School < [Chapter 2 - Perspectives on the Concept of Sentence]
6. Requisites (d): Tātparya (Import) < [Chapter 2 - Perspectives on the Concept of Sentence]
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Prasthanatrayi Swaminarayan Bhashyam (Study) (by Sadhu Gyanananddas)
1.2. Acceptance of Pramāṇa in Various Darśana Traditions < [Chapter 2 - Analysis on the Basis Of Epistemology]
Vaisesika Doctrines (in the Nyaya Works) (by Diptasree Som)