Vriddhagrantha, Vṛddhagrantha, Vriddha-grantha: 1 definition


Vriddhagrantha means something in Jainism, Prakrit. 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 Vṛddhagrantha can be transliterated into English as Vrddhagrantha or Vriddhagrantha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Jainism

Jain philosophy

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Source: archive.org: Anekanta Jaya Pataka of Haribhadra Suri

Vṛddhagrantha (वृद्धग्रन्थ) possibly refers to works of Siddhasena Divākara, Mallavādin or some such personage who is senior to Haribhadra, as occurring in the Anekāntajayapatākā-prakaraṇa, a Śvetāmbara Jain philosophical work written by Haribhadra Sūri.—[Cf. Vol. I, P. 74, l 25]

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