Siddhayogeshvarimata, Siddhayogeśvarīmata, Siddhayogeshvari-mata: 2 definitions


Siddhayogeshvarimata 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 Siddhayogeśvarīmata can be transliterated into English as Siddhayogesvarimata or Siddhayogeshvarimata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Shaivism (Shaiva philosophy)

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Source: The Yoga of the Mālinīvijayottaratantra

Siddhayogeśvarīmata (सिद्धयोगेश्वरीमत).—The Mālinīvijayottara claims to be the essence of the Siddhayogeśvarīmata, a work conspicuously lacking a detailed exposition of yoga. The work of this title surviving in manuscripts in Nepal is a shorter version than was known to Abhinavagupta.

Source: Brill: Śaivism and the Tantric Traditions

Siddhayogeśvarīmata (सिद्धयोगेश्वरीमत) or simply Siddhayogeśvarī refers to the “doctrine of the Yoginīs”, according to the Siddhayogeśvarīmata chapter 10.—Accordingly, “[The Goddess spoke]:—I have previously asked you about the Doctrine of the Yoginīs (Siddhayogeśvarīmata), O God, which helps to make mantras effective (mantra-prasādhaka) without any observances or worship. However, you have asserted, O God, that success depends on the ancillary mantras; therefore, tell me briefly about how to practise the observances associated with them. [...]”.

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Shaiva (शैव, śaiva) or Shaivism (śaivism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshiping Shiva as the supreme being. Closely related to Shaktism, Shaiva literature includes a range of scriptures, including Tantras, while the root of this tradition may be traced back to the ancient Vedas.

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