Vishayavakya, Viṣayavākya, Vishaya-vakya: 1 definition


Vishayavakya 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 Viṣayavākya can be transliterated into English as Visayavakya or Vishayavakya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Mīmāṃsā (school of philosophy)

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Source: Srimatham: Mīmāṃsa: The Study of Hindu Exegesis

Viṣayavākya (विषयवाक्य) is one of the five types of adhikaraṇa (exegetical format).—Viṣaya-vākya refers to noting the Scriptural sentence under discussion.

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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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