Yogyata, Yogyatā: 4 definitions
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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Shodhganga: Vaiyākaraṇabhūṣaṇasāra: a critical study
Yogyatā (योग्यता).—Consistency among the words in a sentence.Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Yogyatā (योग्यता).—Compatibility of sense; cf. असत्यपि च गोहनने तस्य योग्यतया गेघ्न इत्यभिधीयते (asatyapi ca gohanane tasya yogyatayā geghna ityabhidhīyate) Kas. on P. III.4.73.
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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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Ability, capability; न युद्धयोग्यतामस्य पश्यामि सह राक्षसैः (na yuddhayogyatāmasya paśyāmi saha rākṣasaiḥ) Rām.
2) Fitness, propriety.
4) (In Nyāya phil.) Fitness or compatibility of sense, the absence of absurdity in the mutual connection of the things signified by the words; e. g. in अग्निना सिञ्चति (agninā siñcati) there is no योग्यता (yogyatā); it is thus defined:-- एकपदार्थेऽपरपदार्थसंसर्गो योग्यता (ekapadārthe'parapadārthasaṃsargo yogyatā) Tarka K.; or पदार्थानां परस्पर- संबन्धे बाधाभावः (padārthānāṃ paraspara- saṃbandhe bādhābhāvaḥ) S. D.2; पदार्थे तत्र तद्वत्ता योग्यता परिकीर्तिता (padārthe tatra tadvattā yogyatā parikīrtitā) Bhāṣāparichcheda.
5) Purity (pavitratā); व्यनक्ति कालत्रित- येऽपि योग्यताम् (vyanakti kālatrita- ye'pi yogyatām) Śi.1.26.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-tā) Fitness, suitableness, propriety. E. yogya, tal aff.; also with tva, yogyatvaṃ .
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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Starts with: Yogyatalakshana.
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 19 - Negation in Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika < [Chapter VIII - The Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika Philosophy]
Part 19 - Buddhi and Puruṣa < [Chapter VII - The Kapila and the Pātañjala Sāṃkhya (yoga)]
Part 10 - Knowledge, its value for us < [Chapter VI - The Jaina Philosophy]
Yoga Sutras with Vedanta Commentaries (by Patañjali)
A study of the philosophy of Jainism (by Deepa Baruah)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 4 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 5 - Concept of bhakti < [Chapter XXXI - The Philosophy of Vallabha]
Part 3 - Svataḥ-prāmāṇya (self-validity of knowledge) < [Chapter XXVII - A General Review of the Philosophy of Madhva]
Part 11 - Refutation of Brahman as material and instrumental cause < [Chapter XXIX-XXX - Controversy Between the Dualists and the Monists]
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 19 - Prapatti Doctrine as expounded in Śrīvacana-bhūṣaṇa of Lokācārya < [Chapter XX - Philosophy of the Rāmānuja School of Thought]
Part 15 - Dialectical criticism against the Śaṅkara School < [Chapter XX - Philosophy of the Rāmānuja School of Thought]