Rahasyatraya, Rahasya-traya: 5 definitions


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India history and geography

Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature (history)

Rahasyatraya (रहस्यत्रय) is the name of a work on Sanskrit prosody (chandas) ascribed to Śrīmuṣṇaṃ Śrīnivāsa Kavi (of Vīravallī family): the son of Varada Deśika alias Varada Nārāyaṇaguru of Kauṇḍinyagotra. Śrīnivāsa is also the author of the Vṛttālaṅkāramālikā. Also see “New Catalogus Catalogorum” NCC. XXXI. p. 23 and XXXVI. p. 43. and Descriptive Catalogue GOML no. 12744.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Rahasyatraya (रहस्यत्रय).—the three categories of Rāmānuja school -ईश्वर, चित् (īśvara, cit) and अचित् (acit) composing the universe.

Derivable forms: rahasyatrayam (रहस्यत्रयम्).

Rahasyatraya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms rahasya and traya (त्रय).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Rahasyatraya (रहस्यत्रय) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—the three categories of Rāmānuja and his school, defining the universe as consisting of Īśvara, Cit and Acit. Taylor. 1, 305. Oppert. 7378. Rice. 168.
—by Āgra Gosvāmin Oudh. Xiv, 92.
—[commentary] Rahasyatrayavākyārtha by Agrasvāmin (?). Oudh. Xv, 130.
—[commentary] by Sūryabali Rāma. Oudh. Xiv, 92. Xvii, 84.

2) Rahasyatraya (रहस्यत्रय):—Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 75.
—[commentary] by Āgra Gosvāmin. Oudh. Xxi, 158.
—[commentary] by Vīrarāghava. Gov. Or. Libr. Madras 32. 75.
—[commentary] by Sūryabali Rāma. Oudh. Xxi, 158.

3) Rahasyatraya (रहस्यत्रय):—three additional chapters to the Devīmāhātmya. L.. 300. 303.

4) Rahasyatraya (रहस्यत्रय):—bhakti by Vedavyāsa Bhaṭṭa. L.. 1352.

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

1) Rahasyatraya (रहस्यत्रय):—[=rahasya-traya] [from rahasya > rah] n. the three categories of Rāmānuja and his school (defining the universe as consisting of Īśvara, Cit and A-cit cf. [Religious Thought and Life in India 119])

2) [v.s. ...] 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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