Tadatmya, Tādātmya, Tadātmya: 17 definitions


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Alternative spellings of this word include Tadatmy.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Shodhganga: Vaiyākaraṇabhūṣaṇasāra: a critical study

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य).—Relation of non-difference; limiting relation of absentee (pratiyogin) to a mutual absence (anyo’nyābhāva).

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य).—Possession of the same nature; तत्स्वभावता (tatsvabhāvatā); cf. सुबामन्त्रिते पराङ्गवत्स्वरे । तादात्म्यातिदेशोयम् (subāmantrite parāṅgavatsvare | tādātmyātideśoyam) Kas. on P.II.1.2.

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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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Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)

Source: Pure Bhakti: Brhad Bhagavatamrtam

Tadātmya (तदात्म्य) refers to:—A sense of oneness. An example of something that has attained tadātmya is an iron rod heated by fire to such a degree that it acts as fire and burns other objects. The iron is said to have obtained oneness, or tadātmya, with the fire. (cf. Glossary page from Śrī Bṛhad-bhāgavatāmṛta).

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Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).

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Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य) refers to the “state of oneness” , according to the commentary on the Mālinīvijayottaratantra.—Accordingly, “The worship of the Liṅga is prescribed in the Śaivasiddhānta in order to impart the knowledge that it consists of the entire cosmic order (viśvādhvan). In the Kula and other scriptures, on the other hand, it is prohibited in order to teach that the cosmic nature is in the body. Here (Trika doctrine is concerned with that) which is of the nature of all things, so how can there be either prohibition or injunction? The practice of the discipline (niyama) (enjoined by other Śaiva schools demands) matted hair and the rest. But in order to achieve the state of oneness (tādātmya) (this kind of discipline) has been abandoned in the Kaula tradition because it teaches the means based on bliss (sukhopāya)”.

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Shakta (शाक्त, śākta) or Shaktism (śāktism) represents a tradition of Hinduism where the Goddess (Devi) is revered and worshipped. Shakta literature includes a range of scriptures, including various Agamas and Tantras, although its roots may be traced back to the Vedas.

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Yoga (school of philosophy)

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Source: ORA: Amanaska (king of all yogas): A Critical Edition and Annotated Translation by Jason Birch

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य) refers to “(realize one’s) identity (with Śiva)”, according to the Tantrāloka 4.257cd-258ab.—Accordingly, while discussing the lower and higher teachings of Śaivism: “[The lower Tantras prescribe the wearing of] matted locks, [ashes], and the like, so that by constantly adhering to these rules one may realize one's identity [with Śiva] (tādātmya). [But] the Kaula system forbids these [practices]; for it teaches a method that abjures all austerities”.

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Yoga is originally considered a branch of Hindu philosophy (astika), but both ancient and modern Yoga combine the physical, mental and spiritual. Yoga teaches various physical techniques also known as āsanas (postures), used for various purposes (eg., meditation, contemplation, relaxation).

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

tādātmya (तादात्म्य).—n Oneness of soul or sentiment.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य).—Sameness of nature, identity, unity; नयनयोस्तादात्म्यमम्भोरुहाम् (nayanayostādātmyamambhoruhām) Bv.2.81; भगवत्यात्मनस्तादात्म्यम् (bhagavatyātmanastādātmyam) &c.

Derivable forms: tādātmyam (तादात्म्यम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य).—n.

(-tmyaṃ) Identity, unity, sameness. E. tadātma same, and ṣyañ aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य).—i. e. tad-ātman + ya, n. Identity, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 5, 1, 27.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य).—[neuter] the identity of nature with ([instrumental], [locative], or —°).

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

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य):—[from tātstomya] n. sameness or identity of nature or character with ([instrumental case], [locative case], or in [compound]), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Sāhitya-darpaṇa]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य):—(tmyaṃ) 1. n. Identity.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Tāappa.

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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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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Tādātmya (तादात्म्य) [Also spelled tadatmy]:—(nm) identity; identification, unity, oneness.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Tādātmya (ತಾದಾತ್ಮ್ಯ):—

1) [noun] sameness of nature, identity, unity.

2) [noun] the condition of being engrossed with or absorbed in.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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