Svatiyoga, aka: Svātiyoga, Svati-yoga, Svātīyoga; 3 Definition(s)
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Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)
Svātiyoga (स्वातियोग) refers to the “conjunction with Svāti” and is the name of the twentieth chapter of the Gārgīyajyotiṣa. It is similar to the 25th chapter of Vārahamihira’s work known as the Bṛhatsaṃhitā. The Gārgīyajyotiṣa is one of the most comprehensive of Garga’s texts and written in the form of a dialogue between Krauṣṭuki (Ṛṣiputra) and Garga discussing astral and other omens, comprising a total of sixty-two chapters (viz., svāti-yoga), known as aṅgas and summarized in the Aṅgasamuddiśa (“enumeration of the divisions”, introductory portion).Source: Wisdom Library: Jyotiṣa
Jyotiṣa (ज्योतिष, jyotisha or jyotish) basically refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents one of the six additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas. Jyotiṣa concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.
Svātiyoga (स्वातियोग) is the name of a festival that once existed in ancient Kashmir (Kaśmīra) as mentioned in the Nīlamatapurāṇa.—Svātiyoga proceeds as folows: On a day conjoined with Svāti constellation, the worship of Vāyu with scents, garlands and food is prescribed.Source: archive.org: Nilamata Purana: a cultural and literary study
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Svātiyoga (स्वातियोग) or Svātīyoga (स्वातीयोग).—conjunction with Svāti.
Derivable forms: svātiyogaḥ (स्वातियोगः), svātīyogaḥ (स्वातीयोगः).
Svātiyoga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms svāti and yoga (योग).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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