Taya: 5 definitions
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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Taya (तय).—tad. affix तयप् (tayap) applied to a numeral (संख्या (saṃkhyā)) in the sense of अवयविन् (avayavin) or 'possessed of parts'; e. g. पञ्च अवयवा अस्य पञ्चतयम्, दशतयम्, चतुष्टयी (pañca avayavā asya pañcatayam, daśatayam, catuṣṭayī); cf. Kas. on P. V. 2.42. अय (aya) is substituted for तय (taya) optionally after the numerals द्वि (dvi) and त्रि (tri) and necessarily after उभ (ubha); cf. P. V. 2.43-44.
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.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
taya : (nt.) a triad.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Taya, (nt.) (Sk. trayaṃ triad, cp. trayī; see also tāvatiṃsa) a triad, in ratana-ttaya the triad of gems (the Buddha, the Norm. & the Community) see ratana; e.g. PvA. 1, 49, 141.—piṭaka-ttaya the triad of the Piṭakas SnA 328. (Page 297)
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
2) A protector; Ki.15.2.
Derivable forms: tayaḥ (तयः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-yaḥ-yī-yaṃ) Who or what protects. m.
(-yaḥ) Protection. E. taya, and ac aff.
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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Bhajana-Rahasya (by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Mahasaya)
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Nayanar 13: Arivattaya < [Volume 4.1.1 - A comparative study of the Shaivite saints the Thiruthondathogai]
Chapter 2 - The Philosophy of the drama of creation < [Volume 4.2.1 - Philosophy of Nature]
Chapter 2 - The cult of Atiyars (Adiyars) < [Volume 4.1.2 - The conception of Paramanaiye Paduvar]
Early Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
The Great Chronicle of Buddhas (by Ven. Mingun Sayadaw)
Part 2 - The Buddha’s Discourse to Sakka (Sakka Pañha Sutta) < [Chapter 39 - How the Āṭānāṭiya Paritta came to be Taught]
Buddhist Monastic Discipline (by Jotiya Dhirasekera)