Yogavaha, Yogavāha, Yoga-vaha: 3 definitions


Yogavaha 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.

In Hinduism

Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)

Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar

Yogavāha (योगवाह).—A technical term used for phonetic elements or letters which are mentioned in the alphabet of Panini, viz., the Mahesvara sutras in contrast with the term अयोगवाह (ayogavāha) which is used by grammarians for the phonetic elements अनुस्वार, विसर्ग (anusvāra, visarga) and others which are not mentioned. ,See अयोगवाह (ayogavāha); cf. also M. Bh on Siva sutra 5.

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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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Yogavāha (योगवाह).—a term for the sounds विसर्जनीय, जिह्वामूलीय, उपध्मानीय (visarjanīya, jihvāmūlīya, upadhmānīya) and नासिक्य (nāsikya) q. q. v. v.

Derivable forms: yogavāhaḥ (योगवाहः).

Yogavāha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yoga and vāha (वाह).

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Yogavāha (योगवाह).—a. resolving (chemically).

Yogavāha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yoga and vāha (वाह).

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

1) Yogavaha (योगवह):—[=yoga-vaha] [from yoga] mfn. (ifc.) bringing about, promoting, furthering, [Mahābhārata]

2) Yogavāha (योगवाह):—[=yoga-vāha] [from yoga] m. [wrong reading] for a-y q.v., [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā-prātiśākhya]

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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. 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.

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