Vishlesha, Viślēṣa, Viśleṣa: 14 definitions

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Vishlesha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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 terms Viślēṣa and Viśleṣa can be transliterated into English as Vislesa or Vishlesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Vishlesh.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष).—Separation of vowels that are in coalescence; showing separately the two vowels that are combined together in the Saṃhitā Text. The term is contrasted with प्रश्लेष (praśleṣa) which is the same as एकादेश (ekādeśa) in the terminology of Pāṇini.

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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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Ayurveda (science of life)

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Source: gurumukhi.ru: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष):—[viśleṣaṃ] Dislocation, Flabbiness

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)

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Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष) refers to “emission”, associated with the deities Jyeṣṭhā and Viṣṇu.—In the Tantrasadbhāva we find the geometric shapes related to the energies, or aspects of the one energy, that constitute the Triangle. [...] These three energies [i.e., Vāmā, Jyeṣṭhā and Raudrī] are the consorts of the gods Brahmā, Viṣṇu and Maheśvara and manifest as a series of triads. [...] They are also the energies that bring about the initial coming into being (udbhava) of the universe and an expanded state of consciousness followed by emission (viśleṣa) and merger (laya). [...]”.

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

viślēṣa (विश्लेष).—m S Separation (esp. of lovers, or of husband and wife). 2 Disunion, disjunction, separation in general. 3 In arithmetic. Difference.

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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

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष).—

1) Disunion, disjunction.

2) Especially separation of lovers, or of husband and wife.

3) Separation (in general); तनयाविश्लेषदुखैः (tanayāviśleṣadukhaiḥ) Ś.4.6; चरणारविन्दविश्लेष (caraṇāravindaviśleṣa) R.13.23.

4) Absence, loss, bereavement.

5) A chasm.

6) (In Arith.) The converse of addition.

Derivable forms: viśleṣaḥ (विश्लेषः).

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

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष).—m.

(-ṣaḥ) 1. Separation, distance, especially of lovers, or husband and wife. 2. Disunion, disjunction, separation in general. 3. Absence, berievement. 4. A chasm. 5. (In arithmetic,) The converse of addition. E. vi before śliṣ to unite, aff. ghañ .

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

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष).—i. e. vi-śliṣ + a, m. 1. Separation, [Pañcatantra], 225, 18 (with saha); disunion. 2. A chasm, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 2, 49.

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

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष).—[masculine] disunion, disjunction, separation.

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

1) Viśleṣa (विश्लेष):—[=vi-śleṣa] [from vi-śliṣ] m. loosening, separation, dissolution, disjunction, falling asunder, [Kathāsaritsāgara; Suśruta] (saṃdhau v or saṃdhi-v, non-union of letters, hiatus, [Sāhitya-darpaṇa])

2) [v.s. ...] separation ([especially] of lovers), [Kāvya literature; Kathāsaritsāgara]

3) [v.s. ...] a chasm, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

4) [v.s. ...] (in [arithmetic]) the converse of addition, [Gaṇitādhyāya]

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

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष):—[vi-śleṣa] (ṣaḥ) 1. m. Separation; disunion; subtraction or division.

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

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Visalesa, Visesa.

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Hindi dictionary

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Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Viśleṣa (विश्लेष) [Also spelled vishlesh]:—(nm) analysis; separation; disintegration; ~[ṣātmaka] analytical; hence ~[ṣātmakatā] (nf).

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Kannada-English dictionary

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Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Viślēṣa (ವಿಶ್ಲೇಷ):—

1) [noun] that which is separated into its parts (as for finding out their nature, proportion, function, etc.); an analysed, disintegrated thing.

2) [noun] separation from another (esp. from one’s lover).

3) [noun] (rhet.) a fault of not making euphonic combination of words where it should have been.

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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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