Seshvarasamkhya, aka: Seśvarasāṃkhya, Seshvara-samkhya; 1 Definition(s)
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The Sanskrit term Seśvarasāṃkhya can be transliterated into English as Sesvarasamkhya or Seshvarasamkhya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Seśvarasāṃkhya (सेश्वरसांख्य).—the theistical branch of the सांख्य (sāṃkhya) school.
Derivable forms: seśvarasāṃkhyam (सेश्वरसांख्यम्).
Seśvarasāṃkhya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms seśvara and sāṃkhya (सांख्य).Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
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