Vyakhya, Vyākhyā: 13 definitions
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Ayurveda (science of life)Source: archive.org: Vagbhata’s Ashtanga Hridaya Samhita (first 5 chapters)
Vyākhyā (व्याख्या) is the name of a commentary (possibly multiple) on the Aṣṭāṅgahṛdayasaṃhitā: one of the three great works of Vāgbhaṭa.—The Aṣṭāṅgahṛdayasaṃhitā consists only of verses. The eight-fold division is observed in the Aṣṭāṅgahṛdayasaṃhitā too, though not as strictly as in the Aṣṭāṅgasaṃgraha. Numerous commentaries on the Aṣṭāṅgahṛdayasaṃhitā [viz., the Vyākhyā], many of them unedited so far, can be traced in manuscripts, catalogues, publishers’ lists, etc.
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.
Shaktism (Shakta philosophy)Source: Google Books: Manthanabhairavatantram
Vyākhyā (व्याख्या) refers to the “explanation” (of the teachings), according to the Manthānabhairavatantra, a vast sprawling work that belongs to a corpus of Tantric texts concerned with the worship of the goddess Kubjikā.—Accordingly, as the Goddess says to the God: “[...] Today I will give (you the liberated) state of flight (khecaratva); grasp the Liṅga as it is in reality! Initiation, the explanation (of the teachings) (vyākhyā) and the capacity (to apply them) (sāmarthya): this is the Command that bestows upon you liberation”.
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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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
vyākhyā (व्याख्या).—f (S) Explanation, exposition, interpretation; gloss, comment, paraphrase; any detailed or full discourse about. 2 Description, delineation, explication and representation of by enumeration of properties and features. Used in late arithmetical and algebraic translations for Definition. 3 Freely. Exposure (of faults, secrets &c.) 4 Irrisive representation of; sarcastic enumeration, as excellencies, of the blemishes, flaws, and faults of.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
vyākhyā (व्याख्या).—f Explanation; comment. Des- cription.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Vyākhyā (व्याख्या).—2 P.
1) To tell, communicate, declare; व्याचख्युरुच्चैश्च हतं प्रहस्तम् (vyācakhyuruccaiśca hataṃ prahastam) Bk.14.113.
2) To explain, relate; रावणस्यापि ते जन्म व्याख्यास्यामि (rāvaṇasyāpi te janma vyākhyāsyāmi) Mb.
3) To name, call; विद्वद्वृन्दैर्वीणावाणि व्याख्याता सा विद्युन्माला (vidvadvṛndairvīṇāvāṇi vyākhyātā sā vidyunmālā) Śrut.13.
4) To dwell at large, dilate or enlarge upon.
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1) Relation, narration.
2) Explanation, exposition, comment, gloss.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-khyā) 1. Exposition, explanation, gloss, comment. 2. Communication. E. vi and āṅ before khyā to relate, aff. ac or aṅ and ṭāp affs.; also with lyuṭ aff. vyākhyāna n. (-naṃ) .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vyākhyā (व्याख्या).—i. e. vi-ā-khyā, f. Exposition, comment.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vyākhyā (व्याख्या).—[feminine] explanation, commentary.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Vyākhyā (व्याख्या):—[=vy-ā-√khyā] a [Parasmaipada] -khyāti, to explain in detail, tell in full, discuss, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; ???];
—to relate, communicate, [Mahābhārata; Bhaṭṭi-kāvya];
—to name, call, [Śrutabodha] [Desiderative] -cikhyāsati, to wish to explain, [Śaṃkarācārya]
2) [=vy-ākhyā] [from vyā-khyā] b f. explanation, exposition, gloss, comment, paraphrase, [Maitrī-upaniṣad; Harivaṃśa etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vyākhyā (व्याख्या):—[vyā+khyā] (khyā) 1. f. Exposition, comment.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). 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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Vyākhyā (व्याख्या):—(nf) interpretation; explanation, elaboration, commentary, annotation; exposition; ~[kāra] a commentator; an annotator; ~[ta] interpreted, elaborated, explained, commented on; ~[tā] a commentator; an interpreter; lecturer; ~[tmaka] explanatory; interpretative; •[ṭippaṇī] explanatory/ interpretative note; —[karanā] to explain; to interpret; to elaborate.
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