Pakshatavada, Pakṣatāvāda: 2 definitions


Pakshatavada 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 Pakṣatāvāda can be transliterated into English as Paksatavada or Pakshatavada, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Pakṣatāvāda (पक्षतावाद) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Hall. p. 53. Ben. 180. 183. Oudh. X, 14. Burnell. 120^a. Bp. 306.
—by Gadādhara q. v.
—by Jagadiśa. Ben. 185.
—by Mahādeva Puṇatamākara. Io. 47. Hall. p. 53.
—by Harirāma. K. 152. Oudh. Xv, 106. Mysore. 5.

Pakṣatāvāda has the following synonyms: Pakṣatāvicāra.

2) Pakṣatāvāda (पक्षतावाद):—Io. 2100.
—by Mahādeva Puṇatāmakara. Peters. 4, 16.

Pakṣatāvāda has the following synonyms: Pakṣatāvicāra.

3) Pakṣatāvāda (पक्षतावाद):—[nyāya] by Gadādhara. Ulwar 632.
—by Mathurānātha. Ulwar 694.

4) Pakṣatāvāda (पक्षतावाद):—by Harirāma. Peters. 6, 202.

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

Pakṣatāvāda (पक्षतावाद):—[=pakṣa-tā-vāda] [from pakṣa-tā > pakṣa > pakṣ] m. Name of [work]

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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.

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