Sarvadarshanasamgraha, Sarvadarshanasangraha, Sarvadarshana-sangraha, Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha, Sarvadarśanasaṅgraha, Sarvadarshana-samgraha: 6 definitions


Sarvadarshanasamgraha 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 terms Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha and Sarvadarśanasaṅgraha can be transliterated into English as Sarvadarsanasamgraha or Sarvadarshanasamgraha or Sarvadarsanasangraha or Sarvadarshanasangraha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

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Source: Knowledge Traditions & Practices of India: Language and Grammar (vyakarana)

Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha (सर्वदर्शनसंग्रह) is the name of a philosophical work partly inspired by the science of Sanskrit grammar (vyākaraṇa).—Sanskrit grammar is also accepted in India’s intellectual tradition as a philosophy. Śrī Mādhavācārya (13th century) in his Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha has a chapter on ‘Pāṇini Darśana’, Pāṇini’s philosophy, one of the sixteen philosophies explained in that important book.

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Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.

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General definition (in Hinduism)

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Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram (philosophy)

Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha (सर्वदर्शनसंग्रह) by Mādhava is the name of a work belonging to the category of Darśana (philosophical system).—The word darśana literally means ‘the act of seeing or viewing’. It also means ‘a philosophical system’, which in India, according to the nature of the system, may be more or less theological, logical, systematic, theistic, atheist, related to a religious tradition or independent. The word appears in the titles of compendiums of such systems. Well known examples are [e.g.,] the Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha of Mādhava [...].

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha (सर्वदर्शनसंग्रह).—a compendium of all the schools or systems of philosophy by Mādhavāchārya.

Derivable forms: sarvadarśanasaṃgrahaḥ (सर्वदर्शनसंग्रहः).

Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sarva and darśanasaṃgraha (दर्शनसंग्रह).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha (सर्वदर्शनसंग्रह) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—a concise account of 15 philosophical systems, with the exception of the Vedānta, by Sāyaṇa. Io. 578. Oxf. 246^b. Hall. p. 161. Khn. 94. K. 250. Bik. 709. Pheh. 13. Oudh. Iv, 19. Burnell. 96^b. Oppert. 7444. Ii, 7827. 8409. 9373. Peters. 3, 392. Sb. 409 ([fragmentary]).

2) Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha (सर्वदर्शनसंग्रह):—by Sāyaṇa. As p. 216.

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

Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha (सर्वदर्शनसंग्रह):—[=sarva-darśana-saṃgraha] [from sarva-darśana > sarva] m. ‘compendium of all the Darśanas’, Name of a treatise on the various systems of philosophy (not including the Vedānta) by Mādhavācārya or his brother Sāyaṇa, [Indian Wisdom, by Sir M. Monier-Williams 118; 119.]

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Sarvadarshanasamgraha in German

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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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