Uttaramimamsa, Uttara-mimamsa, Uttaramīmāṃsa, Uttaramīmāṃsā: 8 definitions

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Mīmāṃsā (school of philosophy)

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Source: Srimatham: Mīmāṃsa: The Study of Hindu Exegesis

Uttaramīmāṃsa (उत्तरमीमांस) or Jñāna Mīmāṃsā.—uttara means “latter”; because it deals with the latter part of the Vedas. Its scope is to interpret the knowledge revealed in the Vedas, leading to Liberation.

Source: Manblunder: Understanding Philosophies - Part 9 - Mimamsa

Uttaramīmāṃsā (उत्तरमीमांसा) deals with philosophical aspects and hence known as jñāna-kāṇḍa and mainly dwells on Upaniṣads. Upaniṣads can be explained as Sacred Texts that remove ignorance about the Spirit (spiritual ignorance).—Pūrva Mīmāṃsā deals with Vedic rituals and Uttara Mīmāṃsā deals with Self-realization.—Uttara Mīmāṃsā says that Brahman should be contemplated and realized within, in order to attain liberation. Pūrva Mīmāṃsā gave rise to Śrautra-sūtras and Uttara Mīmāṃsā gave rise to Upaniṣads. As the latter one deals with Self-realization through knowledge and contemplation, no separate interpretations are available, as Upaniṣads themselves explain everything in detail.

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Mimamsa (मीमांसा, mīmāṃsā) refers to one of the six orthodox Hindu schools of philosophy, emphasizing the nature of dharma and the philosophy of language. The literature in this school is also known for its in-depth study of ritual actions and social duties.

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[«previous next»] — Uttaramimamsa in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Uttaramīmāṃsā (उत्तरमीमांसा).—the later Mīmāmsā, the Vedānta Philosophy, an inquiry into the nature of Brahman or Jñāna Kāṇḍa (distinguished from mīmāṃsā proper which is usually called pūrvamīmāṃsā).

Uttaramīmāṃsā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms uttara and mīmāṃsā (मीमांसा).

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

Uttaramīmāṃsā (उत्तरमीमांसा).—[feminine] the latter part of the Mīmāṃsā, i.e. the Vedānta.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Uttaramīmāṃsā (उत्तरमीमांसा) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—See Brahmamīmāṃsā, Śārīrakamīmāṃsa, Brahmasūtra.

2) Uttaramīmāṃsā (उत्तरमीमांसा):—attributed to Bādarāyaṇa. Cop. 100. Oxf. 220^b. 221^a. Hall. p. 86. B. 4, 74. Ben. 71-73. Rādh. 7. 42. Burnell. 86^a. Bhr. 251. Poona. 87. Oppert. 1933. 3656. 4451. 4452. 5592. 5810. 6554. 7406. Ii, 657. 1119. 4179. 5574. 6351. 8667. 9835. Rice. 158. Bühler 549. 556.
—[commentary] Oxf. 221^b. 222^a. 243^b. Rādh. 7. NW. 270. Bhr. 707. Oppert. 4377. 4461. 5460. 5657.
—[commentary] Advaitavṛtti. Oppert. 5593.
—[commentary] Digdarśinī. B. 4, 74.
—[commentary] Samañjasā vṛtti by Anūpanārāyaṇa L. 687. Oudh. Xi, 16. Xiii, 86. Np. Iii, 92.
—[commentary] Mitākṣarā by Annambhaṭṭa. Hall. p. 94. K. 126. B. 4, 76. Bühler 549.
—[commentary] Śārīrakaśāstradarpaṇa, an abridgment of Śaṅkara’s Bhāṣya, by Amalānanda. Hall. p. 91. Oudh. Xix, 32.
—[commentary] by Ānandatīrtha. [Mackenzie Collection] 12. Hall. p. 94. L. 3193. B. 4, 74. Ben. 70. Tu7b. 15 ([fragmentary]). Oudh. Xv, 12. Np. V, 36. Burnell. 100^b. Lahore. 18. P. 23. Bhr. 704-6. Oppert. 1303. 1960. 2526. 3189. 5289. 7204. Ii, 531. 899. 1535. 3224. 4338. 4424. 6103. 6179. 7420. 8288. 9836. 10252. Rice. 158. 188. Bp. 269. 305. Compare Brahmasūtrāṇubhāṣya, Brahmasūtrānuvyākhyāna.
—[sub-commentary] Oppert. 1961. 5816. Ii, 6104. 7421. 7422. 10253. 10255.
—[sub-commentary] Tattvaprakāśikā by Jayatīrtha. Khn. 56. K. 118. 120. B. 4, 16. Bik. 553. Burnell. 101^a. Bhr. 679. Oppert. 1443. 1836. 2837. 3657. 5263. 7967. Ii, 94. 521. 615. 894. 1249. 4616. 7564. 9815. 10254. Rice. 146. Sb. 400. C
—[sub-commentary] Tattvaprakāśikābhāvabodha by Raghūttama Yati. L. 30. Burnell. 101^b. C
—[sub-commentary] Tattvaprakāśikāgatanyāyavivaraṇa by the same K. 122. Burnell. 101^b. C
—[sub-commentary] Bhāvadīpa or Bhāvarūpa by Rāghavendra. W. p. 204. C
—[sub-commentary] Tantradīpikā by the same. Burnell. 101^b. Oppert. Ii, 102. 220-2. Rice. 142. C
—[sub-commentary] Tātparyacandrikā by Vyāsatīrtha. L. 3224 K. 118. Burnell. 101^b. Bhr. 691. Oppert. Ii, 83. 4409. 7687. Rice. 142. Cc
—[sub-commentary] Burnell. 101^b. Cc
—[sub-commentary] Tātparyacandrikāprakāśa by Keśava Yati. Burnell. 101^b. Cc
—[sub-commentary] by Gururāja. Oppert. Ii, 79. Cc
—[sub-commentary] Tātparyacandrikānyāyavivaraṇa by Timmaṇṇācārya. Burnell. 101^b. Cc
—[sub-commentary] Tātparyacandrikodāhṛtanyāyavivaraṇa by Vijayendra Yati. Burnell. 101^b. C
—[sub-commentary] by Śrīnivāsa. K. 120. Rice. 156 (Prameyamuktāvalī). 178. C
—[sub-commentary] Abhinavacandrikā by Satyanātha Yati. Burnell. 101^b.
—[commentary] Vedāntakaustubhaprabhā, doctrine of Nimbārka, by Keśava Bhaṭṭa. Printed in Pandit Viii. Ix.
—[commentary] Śārīrakasūtrasārārthacandrikā or Subodhinī by Gaṅgādhara. Io. 600. Hall. p. 94. K. 136. Ben. 69.
—[commentary] Brahmasūtrārthaprakāśikā by Jñānendrasvāmin. Rice. 158.
—[commentary] by Dharmabhaṭṭa. Oppert. Ii, 4661 (?). Rice. 158.
—[commentary] Brahmasūtrenduśekhara by Nāgeśa. K. 132.
—[commentary] Vedāntapārijātasaurabha by Nimbārka, and—[commentary] Vedāntakaustubha by Śrīnivāsa. Quoted in Vedāntakaustubhaprabhā. Compare Vedāntakaustubha Burnell. 97^b.
—[commentary] by Nīlakaṇṭhaśivācārya, Śaiva doctriṇe. Report. Xxvii. Burnell. 110^b. Taylor. 1, 207. Oppert. Ii, 6996.
—[sub-commentary] Śivādityamaṇidīpikā by Appayya Dīkṣita. Burnell. 110^b. Taylor. 1, 176. 198. Oppert. 768. 1336. 1614. 1615. 2079-82. 2464. 4102. Ii, 1197. 5420. 5890. 6475. 7804. 7920. 9431. 9524. 10006. 10371. Rice. 182.
—[commentary] Vedāntanyāyaratnāvalī Brahmādvaitatāmṛtaprakāśikā by Puruṣottamānandatīrtha. Tu7b. 18.
—[commentary] Śārīrakamīmāṃsānyāyasaṃgraha by Prakāśātman. L. 1957. Oudh. Xvii, 68. Burnell. 88^a. Oppert. 1603. Sb. 394.
—[commentary] by Bodhāyana. Oppert. 1511. Ii, 4774. (Bodhāyanavṛttivyākhyā). Quoted in Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha Oxf. 247^a, in Yatīndramatadīpikā L. 2054, by Rāmānuja in the Śrībhāṣya.
—[commentary] Vedāntasūtramuktāvalī by Brahmānanda Sarasvatī. Io. 433. 1679. Hall. p. 93. K. 126. Ben. 69. Oppert. 5275. Ii, 6832. Rice. 176.
—[commentary] by Bhavadeva. NW. 326.
—[commentary] Vivaraṇaprameyasaṃgraha by Bhāratītīrthavidyāraṇya. L. 48. 2675. K. 130. Ben. 84. Burnell. 88^a.
—[commentary] by Bhāskarācārya, Nimbārka school. Io. 164. [[Oudh 1876-1877]-1877], 26. Xiii, 30. 86.
—[commentary] Brahmasūtratātparya, written by Bhairava Dīkṣita Tilaka in 1768. Hall. p. 94. NW. 304. Oppert. Ii, 6806.
—[commentary] Laghuvṛtti by Mathurānātha. NW. 324.
—[commentary] by Mārtaṇḍatilakasvāmin. B. 4, 74.
—[commentary] by Mukunda. NW. 280.
—[commentary] by Muktānanda. B. 4, 74.
—[commentary] Vidvajjanamanoharā by Raṅganātha. Io. 296. B. 4, 74. Report. Xxviii. Ben. 72. 74. Oudh. Iii, 20. X, 20.
—[commentary] Tantradīpikā by Rāghavendra. Burnell. 110^a.
—[commentary] Śārīrakasūtrārthasaṃgraha by Rādhāramaṇadāsa, son of Govardhanalāla. L. 697. Oppert. 2915 (?).
—[commentary] by Rāmabhadra Dīkṣita. Oppert. 5363. 6697. 7158. Ii, 6559.
—[commentary] Brahmāmṛtavarṣiṇī by Rāmānanda Sarasvatī. Hall. p. 93. Paris. (D 57 a). L. 1437 (Rāmakiṃkara). 1484. Kh. 89. B. 4, 76. NW. 322. 326. (Rāmakiṃkara). Oudh. 1877, 10. Viii, 24. Xiii, 86. Xiv, 16. Np. I, 74. Iii, 92. V, 168. Viii, 38. Gu. 5 (Rāmakiṃkara). Lahore. 20 (Rāmakiṃkara). Kāśīn. 28. Oppert. 3175. Rice. 160. 188. Peters. 2, 191. Bp. 66. 267. Sb. 397.
—[commentary] Vedāntasūtraratna by Rāmānandatīrtha. Mentioned in L. 1017.
—[commentary] Śrībhāṣya by Rāmānuja. Cop. 100 (?). Io. 7 A. 567. Hall. p. 92. L. 3144. 3171. Kh. 73. B. 4, 74. Ben. 68. Rādh. 7. NW. 320. Oudh. X, 20. Xv, 10. 12. Xvi, 38. Np. Viii, 42. Burnell. 97^b. Mysore. 5. Lahore. 20. Oppert. 11. 132. 928. 1048. 1192. 1288. 1312. 1554. 2011. 2468. 2984. 3173. 3203. 3657. 4968. 5195. 5301. 5463. 5844. 7579. 8213. Ii, 598. 661. 866. 1001. 1152. 1200. 1391. 1481. 1539. 1596. 1668. 2108. 3544. 3853. 3932. 4198. 4883. 5021. 5648. 5779. 5892. 6151. 6163. 6402. 6715. 6812. 7721. 7791. 8527. 8597. 8783. 8934. 9116. 9198. 9849. 10266. Rice. 150. 168. 182. Bp. 8. Śrībhāṣye Carcāgrantha. Kh. 73.
—Quoted in Sarvadarśanasaṃgraha Oxf. 247^a.
—[sub-commentary] Śrībhāṣyavṛttyupanyāsa. Oppert. 6453.
—[sub-commentary] Śrībhāṣyāndhradīpa. Oppert. 6455.
—[sub-commentary] Śrībhāṣyasaṃgraha. Oppert. 6454.
—[sub-commentary] Śrībhāṣyanayaprakāśa by Meghanādāri. Mysore. 6.
—[sub-commentary] Nayaprakāśikā by Lakṣmaṇācārya. Rice. 150.
—[sub-commentary] Śrutaprakāśikā by Sudarśanācārya. Hall. p. 92. NW. 316. Oudh. Xvi, 38. Np. Viii, 42. Burnell. 97^b. Mysore. 6. Oppert. 12. 526. 1050. 1338. 2470. 3235. 3507. 4169. 5197. 5465. 5845. 5870. 6462. 8302. Ii, 867. 1003. 1201. 1287. 1392. 1482. 1556. 1597. 1905. 2989. 3546. 3856. 3944. 5649. 5798. 5895. 6152. 6863. 7160. 7815. 8528. 8598. 9224. 10268. Rice. 182. Bp. 8. Quoted by Śrīnivāsadāsa in Yatīndramatadīpikā. C
—[sub-commentary] Oppert. 929. C
—[sub-commentary] Tātparyadīpikā. Oppert. 5198. C
—[sub-commentary] Bhāvaprakāśikā by Varadaviṣṇu Sūri. Mysore. 6. C
—[sub-commentary] Tūlikā by Bādhūla Śrīnivāsācārya. Oppert. 897. 5055. 5433. 5544. 5795. 7984.
—[commentary] Vedāntadīpa or Vedāntapradīpa, an abridgment of the Śrībhāṣya, by Rāmānuja. Io. 332. Oxf. 221^b. Hall. p. 95. L. 3141. B. 4, 74. Tu7b. 18. Oudh. V, 24. Xv, 114. Xvi, 38. Mysore. 6. 7. Taylor. 1, 202. Oppert. 206. 323. 1035. 1189. 1321. 2446. 2539. 3221. 3861. 5176. 5457. 5834. 6435. Ii, 488. 854. 991. 1173. 1376. 1544. 2978. 3816. 3938. 4167. 5644. 5789. 5881. 8523. 8587. 10260. Rice. 174. Bp. 8.
—[commentary] Vedāntasāra by Rāmānuja. Hall. p. 95. L. 3142. Oudh. Xi, 16. Burnell. 97^b. Oppert. 207. 482. 1322. 2447. 3224. 4061. 5458. 6218. 6436. Ii, 665. 856. 1545. 2979. 3818. 3939. 6960. Rice. 186. Bp. 8.
—[commentary] Vṛtti by Rāmāśrama. Np. Viii, 44.
—[commentary] Brahmasūtropanyāsavṛtti by Rāmeśa Bhāratī. Burnell. 88^a.
—[commentary] Brahmasūtracandrikā by Rāmeśvaradatta. Hall. p. 96 ([anonymous]). NW. 284.
—[commentary] Mitākṣarā by Vārkṣāyaṇa. Sūcīpattra. 58.
—[commentary] Brahmasūtraṛjuvyākhyā or Vijñānāmṛta by Vijñānabhikṣu. Hall. p. 92. NW. 278.
—[commentary] Vedāntasūtrabhāṣya, Rādhāvallabha doctrine, by Viśvanāthasiṃhadeva. [[Oudh 1876-1877]-1877], 24.
—[commentary] Marīcikā by Vrajanātha Bhaṭṭa. K. 126.
—[commentary] Śārīrakamīmāṃsābhāṣya by Śaṅkarācārya. [Mackenzie Collection] 11. Io. 143. W. p. 176. 177. Oxf. 221^a. Hall. p. 86. Khn. 58. K. 132. B. 4, 74. 76. Ben. 67. 71. 78. 79. 81. Bik. 561. Kāṭm. 4. Pheh. 12. Rādh. 7. Oudh. Xiv, 16. Xv, 10. 12. Np. I, 74. Viii, 44. Burnell. 86^b. P. 14. 23. Lahore. 23. Poona. 23. 51. 55. Oppert. 1328. 1647. 2111. 2262. 3037. 3228. 3372. 3516. 3548. 3891. 3937. 4016. 4197. 4265. 4516. 4902. 4923. 4955. 5182. 5417. 6682. 6696. 7009. 7152. Ii, 1182. 1237. 1277. 1549. 2418. 2839. 2983. 3003. 3075. 3276. 3728. 3833. 3941. 4360. 4771. 4969. 5073. 5295. 5415. 5909. 6170. 6352. 6510. 6558. 6709. 6809. 7044. 7132. 7250. 7778. 7843. 7896. 7914. 8096. 8131. 8289. 8592. 8668. 8708. 8987. 9129. 9217. 9280. 9327. 9379. 9518. 9666. 9902. 10074. 10362. Rice. 136. 158. 178 188. Bp. 305.
—[sub-commentary] L. 2046. Ben. 69. Oppert. 3871. 3892. Ii, 6104.
—[sub-commentary] Brahmavidyābharaṇa by Advaitānanda, a pupil of Rāmānandatīrtha. Hall. p. 89. L. 1135. K. 124. Ben. 76. 84. Bik. 562. Np. Iii, 92. V, 168. Oppert. 709. 3172. 3431. 3536. 4332. 8121. Ii, 4772. 5965. Rice. 158.
—[sub-commentary] Śārīrakanyāyarakṣāmaṇi by Appayya Dīkṣitā. Hall. p. 90. L. 720. Burnell. 87^b. 110^b. Oppert. 1476. 1477. 1878. 1879. 3317. 3500. 3531. 3805. 4000. 4098. 4216. 4317. 4484. 4782. 4868. 4943. 8053. Ii, 2866. 4698. 5389. 6541. 6858. 7141. 7389. 7880. 8877. 9162. 9469. 9783. 9945. 10318.
—[sub-commentary] Śārīrakabhāṣyanyāyanirṇaya by Ānandatīrtha. Hall. p. 89. L. 2212. K. 132. B. 4, 76. Ben. 68. 81. Bik. 562. Rādh. 7. Np. Viii, 44. Burnell. 87^b. P. 23. Bhr. 266. Oppert. Ii, 2527. 2876. 4995. 7158. Rice. 136. 188.
—[sub-commentary] Bhāṣyaratnaprabhā by Govindānanda. Io. 143. 1070. W. p. 177. Oxf. 221^a. L. 1433. K. 128. Ben. 67. Kāṭm. 4 ([anonymous]). Rādh. 7 ([anonymous]). Oudh. Viii, 24. Xiv, 16. Np. 1, 74. Poona. 51. Rice. 188. Bp. 305.
—[sub-commentary] Brahmasūtrabhāṣyadīpikā by Jagannātha Yati. K. 124. Rice. 158.
—[sub-commentary] Śārīrakabhāṣyavārttika or Nārāyaṇavārttika by Nārāyaṇa Sarasvatī, a pupil of Govindānanda Sarasvatī, composed in 1592. Hall. p. 202. Poona. 24.
—[commentary] by Bālakṛṣṇānanda. Sūcīpattra. 61.
—[sub-commentary] Pañcapādikā (q. v.) by Padmapāda. Mentioned in Saṃkṣepaśaṅkarajaya Oxf. 257^b.
—[sub-commentary] Brahmasūtrabhāṣyasāra by Bhāskarabhaṭṭa Śarman. Tu7b. 19 ([fragmentary]).
—[sub-commentary] by Rāmacandrācārya. Rice. 178.
—[sub-commentary] Bhāṣyaratnaprabhā by Rāmānanda Sarasvatī. W. p. 177 ([fragmentary]). Hall. p. 89. B. 4, 76. Oppert. 3202. 4433. 8269. Ii, 2503. 4803. 5861. ([anonymous]). 6034. 7676. 9130. 10019. Rice. 168. This work has some connection with the Ratnaprabhā of his teacher Govindānanda, of which it is perhaps a continuation.
—[sub-commentary] Vivaraṇopanyāsa by Rāmānanda Sarasvatī. Hall. p. 202. Ben. 83. Bik. 566. Rice. 172. 176.
—[sub-commentary] by Rāmānuja (?). Oudh. Xv, 10. 12.
—[sub-commentary] Bhāmatī (q. v.) or Śārīrakabhāṣyavibhāga by Vācaspatimiśra.
—[sub-commentary] by Viśvaveda. B. 4, 76.
—[sub-commentary] Brahmasūtrabhāṣyavārttika by Sureśvara, seems only to exist in the gloss (Vivaraṇatattvadīpana) of Akhaṇḍānanda. See however Brahmasūtravṛttivārttika. W. p. 181. Hall. p. 90. L. 831. Burnell. 87^b. Lahore. 18. Oppert. Ii, 7752. Sb. 431.
—[commentary] Saṃkṣepaśārīrakabhāṣya by Śaṅkarācārya. Rice. 184 (and—[commentary]).
—[sub-commentary] Siddhāntaviveka. Rice. 184.
—[commentary] by Śiromaṇi. K. 124.
—[commentary] śaiva doctrine, by Śrīkaṇṭhaśivācārya. K. 124. Np. Iii, 90. Vi, 42. Gu. 5. Oppert. 1616. 4956. Ii, 1554. 7813. 10008. 10375. Bühler 556.
—[commentary] Brahmasūtratātparyaprakāśa by Sadānanda. NW. 310. Oudh. X, 20.
—[commentary] Vedāntanayanabhūṣaṇa by Svayamprakāśānanda. Hall. p. 96.
—[commentary] by Haṃsa. Oppert. Ii, 9175. 9537.

Uttaramīmāṃsā has the following synonyms: Brahmasūtra, Bādārāyaṇasūtra, Brahmamīmāṃsā, Vedāntasūtra, Vyāsasūtra, Śārīrakasūtra.

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

Uttaramīmāṃsā (उत्तरमीमांसा):—[=uttara-mīmāṃsā] [from uttara > ut-tama] f. the Vedānta philosophy (an inquiry into the Jñāna-kāṇḍa or second portion of the Veda; opposed to pūrva-mīmāṃsā; See mimāṃsā) :

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