Jainism glossary, starting with ‘a’

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The Jainism glossary, starting with the letter “a”, contains 471 definitions, select a phrase below for the definitions and references.

  1. Abhakshya
  2. Abhavyatva
  3. Abhayakumara
  4. Abhicakumara
  5. Abhicandra
  6. Abhichakumara
  7. Abhichandra
  8. Abhigrahika
  9. Abhinandana
  10. Abhinandananatha
  11. Abhinibodha
  12. Abhiniveshika
  13. Abhisheka
  14. Abhishekashala
  15. Abhiyogika
  16. Abhiyogya
  17. Abhrapatala
  18. Abhutodbhavana
  19. Abhyantara-parigraha
  20. Abrahma
  21. Abrahmavarjanapratima
  22. Acakshudarshana
  23. Acakshudarshanavarana
  24. Acakshudarshanavaraniya
  25. Acakshurdarshana
  26. Acakshurdarshanavarana
  27. Acakshurdarshanavaraniya
  28. Acala
  29. Acalabhrata
  30. Acamamla
  31. Acamamlavardhamana
  32. Acamla
  33. Acara
  34. Acarya
  35. Acauryanuvrata
  36. Acelaka
  37. Achakshudarshana
  38. Achakshudarshanavarana
  39. Achakshudarshanavaraniya
  40. Achakshurdarshana
  41. Achakshurdarshanavarana
  42. Achakshurdarshanavaraniya
  43. Achala
  44. Achalabhrata
  45. Achamamla
  46. Achamamlavardhamana
  47. Achamla
  48. Achara
  49. Acharya
  50. Achauryanuvrata
  51. Achelaka
  52. Achira
  53. Achitta
  54. Achoksha
  55. Achyuta
  56. Achyutakalpa
  57. Acira
  58. Acitta
  59. Acoksha
  60. Acyuta
  61. Acyutakalpa
  62. Adananikshepa
  63. Adattadana
  64. Adda
  65. Adda-halidda
  66. Adeya
  67. Adhaki
  68. Adhaloka
  69. Adharma
  70. Adharmastikaya
  71. Adhas
  72. Adhastaraka
  73. Adhigama
  74. Adhikarana
  75. Adhikaraniki
  76. Adholoka
  77. Adhovyatikrama
  78. Adhruva
  79. Adhyayana
  80. Adiksha
  81. Aditya
  82. Agari
  83. Agarin
  84. Agneyi
  85. Agni
  86. Agnibhuti
  87. Agnikumara
  88. Agnimitra
  89. Agnishikha
  90. Agnishikhacarana
  91. Agnishikhacharana
  92. Agnivahana
  93. Agrahita
  94. Agrayaniya
  95. Agrihita
  96. Aguptayika
  97. Agupti
  98. Aguptibhaya
  99. Agurulaghu
  100. Agurulaghutva
  101. Ahar Vargana
  102. Ahara
  103. Aharaka
  104. Aharaka Sharir
  105. Aharakamishra
  106. Ahicchatra
  107. Ahichchhatra
  108. Ahimsa
  109. Ahimsanuvrata
  110. Ahimsavrata
  111. Ahnika
  112. Ahsrava
  113. Aira
  114. Airavata
  115. Airavatavarsha
  116. Aishana
  117. Aishanakalpa
  118. Ajatasatru
  119. Ajaya
  120. Ajina
  121. Ajinadvipa
  122. Ajinasamudra
  123. Ajinavara
  124. Ajinavaradvipa
  125. Ajinavarasamudra
  126. Ajinavaravabhasa
  127. Ajinavaravabhasadvipa
  128. Ajinavaravabhasasamudra
  129. Ajita
  130. Ajitanatha
  131. Ajiva
  132. Ajivakaya
  133. Ajnana
  134. Ajnavicaya
  135. Ajnavichaya
  136. Ajnavyapadiki
  137. Akamanirjara
  138. Akampita
  139. Akasha
  140. Akasha Dravya
  141. Akashabhuta
  142. Akashaga
  143. Akashagamini
  144. Akashagata
  145. Akashaya
  146. Akashayavedaniya
  147. Akasmika
  148. Akasmikabhaya
  149. Akrandana
  150. Akrosha
  151. Aksha
  152. Akshara
  153. Akshipra
  154. Alabha
  155. Alambhiya
  156. Alankaradappana
  157. Alla-kaccura
  158. Alla-muttha
  159. Alocana
  160. Alochana
  161. Alokakash
  162. Alokakash Dravya
  163. Alokakasha
  164. Alokitapana
  165. Alpabahutva
  166. Alu
  167. Aluka
  168. Amanaska
  169. Amarakshaka
  170. Amarakunda
  171. Amayavalli
  172. Amba
  173. Ambara
  174. Ambika
  175. Ambiliya
  176. Ambu
  177. Amitagati
  178. Amitamati
  179. Amitavahana
  180. Amla
  181. Amlika
  182. Amma
  183. Ammaka
  184. Ammaya
  185. Amnaya
  186. Amogha
  187. Amoha
  188. Amolakarshi
  189. Amra
  190. Amritavalli
  191. Amudhadrishti
  192. Anabhigrahika
  193. Anabhoga
  194. Anabhogika
  195. Anacara
  196. Anachara
  197. Anadara
  198. Anadeya
  199. Anadrita
  200. Anagara
  201. Anagari
  202. Anagarin
  203. Anaharaka
  204. Anakanksha
  205. Anakshara
  206. Ananda
  207. Anangakrida
  208. Ananta
  209. Anantakalpa
  210. Anantakaya
  211. Anantanatha
  212. Anantanubandhi
  213. Ananugami
  214. Anarpita
  215. Anarthadandavirati
  216. Anarya
  217. Anata
  218. Anava
  219. Anavasthita
  220. Anayanaprayoga
  221. Anayatana
  222. Andaja
  223. Andhakara
  224. Anga
  225. Angabahya
  226. Angamandira
  227. Angapravishta
  228. Angavijja
  229. Angopanga
  230. Angula
  231. Anihsrita
  232. Anika
  233. Anikapati
  234. Anima
  235. Anindita
  236. Anindriya
  237. Anishta
  238. Anjana
  239. Anjira
  240. Anka
  241. Ankola
  242. Ankurarpana
  243. Ankusha
  244. Annapananirodha
  245. Antakrastadasha
  246. Antara
  247. Antarakatha-samgraha
  248. Antaramuhurta
  249. Antaraya
  250. Antarayakarma
  251. Antardhyana
  252. Anu
  253. Anubhaga
  254. Anubhagabandha
  255. Anubhava
  256. Anubhayamanoyoga
  257. Anubhayavacanayoga
  258. Anubhayavachanayoga
  259. Anucatana
  260. Anuchatana
  261. Anudisha
  262. Anugami
  263. Anujiviguna
  264. Anukampa
  265. Anukta
  266. Anumanita
  267. Anumatityaga
  268. Anumatityagapratima
  269. Anumodana
  270. Anupasevya
  271. Anupreksha
  272. Anupurvi
  273. Anupurvya
  274. Anushreni
  275. Anuttara
  276. Anuttarasura
  277. Anutttoppadika
  278. Anuvichi
  279. Anuvici
  280. Anuvrata
  281. Anyadrishtiprashamsaticara
  282. Anyadrishtiprashamsatichara
  283. Ap
  284. Apada
  285. Apadhyana
  286. Apana
  287. Apapapuri
  288. Aparajita
  289. Aparajitapriccha
  290. Aparatva
  291. Aparigrahanuvrata
  292. Aparigrahavrata
  293. Aparigrihitagamana
  294. Aparyapta
  295. Aparyapti
  296. Apas
  297. Apayavicaya
  298. Apayavichaya
  299. Aprashasta
  300. Apratighata
  301. Apratyakhana
  302. Apratyakhyana
  303. Apratyakhyanavarana
  304. Apratyakhyanavaraniya
  305. Apratyavekshita
  306. Apriya
  307. Ara
  308. Aradhana
  309. Arambha
  310. Arambhatyaga
  311. Arambhatyagapratima
  312. Arambhi
  313. Arana
  314. Aranakalpa
  315. Aranatha
  316. Arati
  317. Arbuda
  318. Archi
  319. Archimali
  320. Archis
  321. Arci
  322. Arcimali
  323. Arcimalini
  324. Arcis
  325. Ardhahara
  326. Ardhaharadvipa
  327. Ardhaharasamudra
  328. Ardhaharavabhasa
  329. Ardhaharavabhasadvipa
  330. Ardhaharavabhasasamudra
  331. Ardhaharavara
  332. Ardhaharavaradvipa
  333. Ardhaharavarasamudra
  334. Ardhanaraca
  335. Ardhanaracha
  336. Ardhapudgalaparavartana
  337. Ardhapudgalaparivartana
  338. Ardra-haridra
  339. Ardra-kaccura
  340. Ardra-musta
  341. Ardraka
  342. Ardrakachchura
  343. Arhat
  344. Arishtanemi
  345. Arjuna
  346. Arpita
  347. Artadhyana
  348. Artha
  349. Arthadana
  350. Arthantara
  351. Arthavagraha
  352. Aruna
  353. Arunadvipa
  354. Arunasamudra
  355. Arunavara
  356. Arunavaradvipa
  357. Arunavaravabhasasamudra
  358. Arupa
  359. Arya
  360. Aryabrahma
  361. Aryaghosha
  362. Aryakhanda
  363. Asadana
  364. Asadudbhavana
  365. Asamikshyadhikaraṇan
  366. Asampraptasripatikā
  367. Asamyama
  368. Asana
  369. Asanagriha
  370. Asanga
  371. Asat
  372. Asatavedaniya
  373. Asatya
  374. Asatyamanoyoga
  375. Asatyasatya
  376. Asatyavacanayoga
  377. Asatyavachanayoga
  378. Ashanijava
  379. Ashitika
  380. Ashoka
  381. Ashrama
  382. Ashtahnika
  383. Ashtamangala
  384. Ashtangamahanimittajnana
  385. Ashtapadatirtha
  386. Ashubha
  387. Ashubhavihayogati
  388. Ashuchinamaka
  389. Ashucinamaka
  390. Ashva
  391. Ashvagriva
  392. Ashvasena
  393. Ashvattha
  394. Ashvavabodha
  395. Asi
  396. Asiddhabhava
  397. Asipatra
  398. Asteyavrata
  399. Asthira
  400. Astikaya
  401. Astikya
  402. Astinastipravada
  403. Astitva
  404. Asurakumara
  405. Atadakara
  406. Atapa
  407. Atibhadra
  408. Atibhara
  409. Atibhararopana
  410. Atibharavahana
  411. Aticara
  412. Atichara
  413. Atikaya
  414. Atikrama
  415. Atilobha
  416. Atipurusha
  417. Atirupa
  418. Atisamgraha
  419. Atishaya
  420. Atithisamvibhaga
  421. Atithisamvibhagavrata
  422. Ativahana
  423. Ativismaya
  424. Atma
  425. Atmangula
  426. Atmapradesha
  427. Atmapravada
  428. Atmaraksha
  429. Atmarama
  430. Atrana
  431. Atranabhaya
  432. Audarika
  433. Audarika Sharir
  434. Audarikamishra
  435. Audayika
  436. Aupashamika
  437. Aushadhi
  438. Avadataka
  439. Avadhi
  440. Avadhidarshana
  441. Avadhidarshanavarana
  442. Avadhijnanavarana
  443. Avadhijnanavaraniya
  444. Avagaha
  445. Avagahima
  446. Avagraha
  447. Avalamba
  448. Avali
  449. Avalokana
  450. Avanti
  451. Avaraniya
  452. Avarnavada
  453. Avarta
  454. Avasarpini
  455. Avashyaka
  456. Avashyaya
  457. Avasthita
  458. Avaya
  459. Avigraha
  460. Avineya
  461. Avirata
  462. Avirati
  463. Avishesha
  464. Avyakta
  465. Ayanama
  466. Ayas
  467. Ayashahkirti
  468. Ayodhya
  469. Ayoga
  470. Ayu
  471. Ayukarma
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