Jainism glossary, starting with ‘a’

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The Jainism glossary, starting with the letter “a”, contains 669 definitions, select a phrase below for the definitions and references.

  1. Abhakshya
  2. Abhashika
  3. Abhava
  4. Abhavyatva
  5. Abhayadana
  6. Abhayadevasuri
  7. Abhayaghosha
  8. Abhayakumara
  9. Abhayavati
  10. Abhicakumara
  11. Abhicandra
  12. Abhici
  13. Abhigraha
  14. Abhigrahika
  15. Abhii
  16. Abhimukha
  17. Abhinandana
  18. Abhinandananatha
  19. Abhinandita
  20. Abhinaya
  21. Abhindita
  22. Abhinibodha
  23. Abhinibodhika
  24. Abhinibodhikajnana
  25. Abhinibohiya
  26. Abhinibohiyanana
  27. Abhiniveshika
  28. Abhisheka
  29. Abhishekashala
  30. Abhiyogika
  31. Abhiyogya
  32. Abhogini
  33. Abhrapatala
  34. Abhutodbhavana
  35. Abhyantara-parigraha
  36. Abrahma
  37. Abrahmavarjanapratima
  38. Acakshudarshana
  39. Acakshudarshanavarana
  40. Acakshudarshanavaraniya
  41. Acakshurdarshana
  42. Acakshurdarshanavarana
  43. Acakshurdarshanavaraniya
  44. Acala
  45. Acalabhrata
  46. Acalagrama
  47. Acamamla
  48. Acamamlavardhamana
  49. Acamana
  50. Acamla
  51. Acara
  52. Acarya
  53. Acauryanuvrata
  54. Acchupta
  55. Acelaka
  56. Acira
  57. Acitta
  58. Acoksha
  59. Acyupta
  60. Acyuta
  61. Acyutakalpa
  62. Adananikshepa
  63. Adananikshepana
  64. Adananikshepanasamiti
  65. Adarsha
  66. Adarshamukha
  67. Adarshani
  68. Adarshavidya
  69. Adattadana
  70. Adbhuta
  71. Adda
  72. Adda-halidda
  73. Adeya
  74. Adhaka
  75. Adhaki
  76. Adharma
  77. Adharmastikaya
  78. Adharmika
  79. Adhas
  80. Adhastaraka
  81. Adhigama
  82. Adhika
  83. Adhikarana
  84. Adhikaraniki
  85. Adholoka
  86. Adhovyatikrama
  87. Adhruva
  88. Adhvara
  89. Adhyayana
  90. Adikritmandala
  91. Adiksha
  92. Adimatsya
  93. Adinashatru
  94. Adinatha
  95. Adipta
  96. Aditya
  97. Adityabha
  98. Adityapitha
  99. Adityapura
  100. Adityarajas
  101. Adityayashas
  102. Adribhid
  103. Agai
  104. Agama
  105. Agari
  106. Agarin
  107. Agneyi
  108. Agni
  109. Agnibhuti
  110. Agnijatin
  111. Agnijvala
  112. Agnika
  113. Agnikumara
  114. Agnimanava
  115. Agnimandala
  116. Agnimitra
  117. Agnisharman
  118. Agnishikha
  119. Agnishikhacarana
  120. Agnisimha
  121. Agnivahana
  122. Agrahayana
  123. Agrahita
  124. Agrayaniya
  125. Agrihita
  126. Aguptayika
  127. Agupti
  128. Aguptibhaya
  129. Agurulaghu
  130. Agurulaghutva
  131. Ahamindra
  132. Ahar Vargana
  133. Ahara
  134. Aharaka
  135. Aharaka Sharir
  136. Aharakamishra
  137. Ahicchatra
  138. Ahimsa
  139. Ahimsanuvrata
  140. Ahimsavrata
  141. Ahnika
  142. Ahsrava
  143. Aira
  144. Airavana
  145. Airavata
  146. Airavatakshetra
  147. Airavatatirtha
  148. Airavatavarsha
  149. Airavati
  150. Aishana
  151. Aishanakalpa
  152. Ajamukha
  153. Ajatasatru
  154. Ajaya
  155. Ajina
  156. Ajinadvipa
  157. Ajinasamudra
  158. Ajinavara
  159. Ajinavaradvipa
  160. Ajinavarasamudra
  161. Ajinavaravabhasa
  162. Ajinavaravabhasadvipa
  163. Ajinavaravabhasasamudra
  164. Ajita
  165. Ajitabala
  166. Ajitanatha
  167. Ajitasena
  168. Ajiva
  169. Ajivakaya
  170. Ajivika
  171. Ajna
  172. Ajnana
  173. Ajnavicaya
  174. Ajnavyapadiki
  175. Akamanijjara
  176. Akamanirjara
  177. Akampita
  178. Akarmabhumi
  179. Akasha
  180. Akasha Dravya
  181. Akashabhuta
  182. Akashaga
  183. Akashagamini
  184. Akashagata
  185. Akashaya
  186. Akashayavedaniya
  187. Akasmika
  188. Akasmikabhaya
  189. Akhandala
  190. Akhandalapura
  191. Akincanata
  192. Akrandana
  193. Akrosha
  194. Aksha
  195. Akshara
  196. Akshatapuja
  197. Akshayatritiya
  198. Akshipra
  199. Akshobhya
  200. Alabha
  201. Alaka
  202. Alakatilaka
  203. Alambhiya
  204. Alambusha
  205. Alankaradappana
  206. Alingi
  207. Alingimridanga
  208. Alingipushkara
  209. Alla-kaccura
  210. Alla-muttha
  211. Alocana
  212. Aloka
  213. Alokakash
  214. Alokakash Dravya
  215. Alokakasha
  216. Alokitapana
  217. Alpabahutva
  218. Alu
  219. Aluka
  220. Amala
  221. Amanaska
  222. Amara
  223. Amaracala
  224. Amaraguru
  225. Amarakshaka
  226. Amarakunda
  227. Amarapati
  228. Amarasundara
  229. Amaravati
  230. Amasa
  231. Amavasi
  232. Amavasya
  233. Amayavalli
  234. Amba
  235. Ambara
  236. Ambaratilaka
  237. Ambashtha
  238. Ambhodhi
  239. Ambika
  240. Ambiliya
  241. Ambu
  242. Amita
  243. Amitagati
  244. Amitamati
  245. Amitatejas
  246. Amitavahana
  247. Amitavega
  248. Amla
  249. Amlika
  250. Amloca
  251. Amma
  252. Ammaka
  253. Ammaya
  254. Amnaya
  255. Amogha
  256. Amoha
  257. Amolakarshi
  258. Amra
  259. Amrakubja
  260. Amrakubjasana
  261. Amrisha
  262. Amrita
  263. Amritavalli
  264. Amudhadrishti
  265. Anabhigrahika
  266. Anabhoga
  267. Anabhogika
  268. Anacara
  269. Anadara
  270. Anadeya
  271. Anadrita
  272. Anagara
  273. Anagari
  274. Anagarin
  275. Anaharaka
  276. Anakanksha
  277. Anakshara
  278. Analastambhani
  279. Ananda
  280. Anandakarin
  281. Anandavardhana
  282. Ananga
  283. Anangakrida
  284. Anangasundari
  285. Ananta
  286. Anantacatushtaya
  287. Anantajit
  288. Anantakalpa
  289. Anantakaya
  290. Anantamati
  291. Anantamatika
  292. Anantanatha
  293. Anantanubandhi
  294. Anantasena
  295. Anantavirya
  296. Ananugami
  297. Ananugamika
  298. Anapannika
  299. Anaparnika
  300. Anarpita
  301. Anarthadandavirati
  302. Anarya
  303. Anasana
  304. Anasina
  305. Anata
  306. Anava
  307. Anavasthita
  308. Anayanaprayoga
  309. Anayatana
  310. Andaja
  311. Andhaka
  312. Andhakara
  313. Andhra
  314. Anga
  315. Angabahira
  316. Angabahya
  317. Angada
  318. Angadesha
  319. Angamandira
  320. Angapaittha
  321. Angapavittha
  322. Angapravishta
  323. Angavijja
  324. Anghra
  325. Angopanga
  326. Angula
  327. Anihsrita
  328. Anika
  329. Anikapati
  330. Anilavega
  331. Anima
  332. Animishavishtapa
  333. Anindita
  334. Anindriya
  335. Anishta
  336. Anivrittibadara
  337. Anjana
  338. Anjanasundari
  339. Anjanasundaricaupai
  340. Anjira
  341. Anka
  342. Anki
  343. Ankimridanga
  344. Ankola
  345. Ankurarpana
  346. Ankusha
  347. Anna
  348. Annapananirodha
  349. Antahpuriki
  350. Antahpurikividya
  351. Antakrastadasha
  352. Antakriddasha
  353. Antakriddashavivarana
  354. Antara
  355. Antaradvipa
  356. Antarakatha-samgraha
  357. Antaramuhurta
  358. Antarangari
  359. Antaraya
  360. Antarayakarma
  361. Antardhyana
  362. Antariksha
  363. Antarodaga
  364. Antarodaka
  365. Antarvacana
  366. Antarvedi
  367. Antosha
  368. Anu
  369. Anubhaga
  370. Anubhagabandha
  371. Anubhava
  372. Anubhayamanoyoga
  373. Anubhayavacanayoga
  374. Anucatana
  375. Anuddhara
  376. Anudisha
  377. Anugama
  378. Anugami
  379. Anugamika
  380. Anujiviguna
  381. Anukampa
  382. Anuklesha
  383. Anukta
  384. Anumanita
  385. Anumatityaga
  386. Anumatityagapratima
  387. Anumodana
  388. Anupasevya
  389. Anupreksha
  390. Anupurvi
  391. Anupurvya
  392. Anushreni
  393. Anuttara
  394. Anuttarasura
  395. Anutttoppadika
  396. Anuveladharin
  397. Anuvici
  398. Anuvrata
  399. Anuyogadvarasutra
  400. Anuyogadvarasutravritti
  401. Anyadrishtiprashamsaticara
  402. Ap
  403. Apada
  404. Apadhyana
  405. Apana
  406. Apapa
  407. Apapapuri
  408. Aparajita
  409. Aparajitapriccha
  410. Aparatva
  411. Aparigraha
  412. Aparigrahanuvrata
  413. Aparigrahavrata
  414. Aparigrihitagamana
  415. Aparyapta
  416. Aparyapti
  417. Apas
  418. Apata
  419. Apaya
  420. Apayavicaya
  421. Apoha
  422. Aprajnaptika
  423. Apramatta
  424. Aprashasta
  425. Aprashna
  426. Aprashnavidya
  427. Apraticakra
  428. Apratighata
  429. Apratirupa
  430. Apratyakhana
  431. Apratyakhyana
  432. Apratyakhyanavarana
  433. Apratyakhyanavaraniya
  434. Apratyavekshita
  435. Apriti
  436. Apriya
  437. Apsaras
  438. Apurvakarana
  439. Ara
  440. Aradhana
  441. Arahana
  442. Arambha
  443. Arambhatyaga
  444. Arambhatyagapratima
  445. Arambhi
  446. Arana
  447. Aranakalpa
  448. Aranatha
  449. Arapaka
  450. Arati
  451. Aravinda
  452. Arbuda
  453. Arci
  454. Arcimali
  455. Arcimalini
  456. Arcis
  457. Ardhacakradhara
  458. Ardhacakrin
  459. Ardhahara
  460. Ardhaharadvipa
  461. Ardhaharasamudra
  462. Ardhaharavabhasa
  463. Ardhaharavabhasadvipa
  464. Ardhaharavabhasasamudra
  465. Ardhaharavara
  466. Ardhaharavaradvipa
  467. Ardhaharavarasamudra
  468. Ardhanaraca
  469. Ardhaparyanka
  470. Ardhaparyankasana
  471. Ardhapudgalaparavartana
  472. Ardhapudgalaparivartana
  473. Ardra-haridra
  474. Ardra-kaccura
  475. Ardra-musta
  476. Ardraka
  477. Arghada
  478. Arhannaya
  479. Arhat
  480. Arijaya
  481. Arimjaya
  482. Arindama
  483. Arindamana
  484. Arishta
  485. Arishtanemi
  486. Arjaka
  487. Arjava
  488. Arjuna
  489. Arkakirti
  490. Arkaprabha
  491. Arkaratha
  492. Arpita
  493. Arshabhi
  494. Artadhyana
  495. Artha
  496. Arthadana
  497. Arthantara
  498. Arthavagraha
  499. Arthavijnana
  500. Aruna
  501. Arunabhasa
  502. Arunadvipa
  503. Arunaprabha
  504. Arunasamudra
  505. Arunavara
  506. Arunavaradvipa
  507. Arunavaravabhasasamudra
  508. Arunoda
  509. Arupa
  510. Arya
  511. Aryabrahma
  512. Aryaghosha
  513. Aryakhanda
  514. Asadana
  515. Asadudbhavana
  516. Asamikshyadhikaraṇan
  517. Asamjnin
  518. Asampraptasripatikā
  519. Asamyama
  520. Asana
  521. Asanagriha
  522. Asanga
  523. Asat
  524. Asatavedaniya
  525. Asatya
  526. Asatyamanoyoga
  527. Asatyasatya
  528. Asatyavacanayoga
  529. Asevana
  530. Asevanashiksha
  531. Ashanighosha
  532. Ashanijava
  533. Ashaninirghosha
  534. Ashanivega
  535. Ashitika
  536. Ashmaka
  537. Ashoka
  538. Ashokadatta
  539. Ashokalati
  540. Ashrama
  541. Ashtahnika
  542. Ashtamangala
  543. Ashtamangalika
  544. Ashtangamahanimittajnana
  545. Ashtapada
  546. Ashtapadatirtha
  547. Ashubha
  548. Ashubhavihayogati
  549. Ashucinamaka
  550. Ashva
  551. Ashvabhadra
  552. Ashvabindu
  553. Ashvagala
  554. Ashvaghosha
  555. Ashvagriva
  556. Ashvakandhara
  557. Ashvakarna
  558. Ashvamukha
  559. Ashvapura
  560. Ashvasena
  561. Ashvattha
  562. Ashvavabodha
  563. Asi
  564. Asiddhabhava
  565. Asipatra
  566. Asitaksha
  567. Askandita
  568. Asmata
  569. Asteya
  570. Asteyavrata
  571. Asthira
  572. Astikaya
  573. Astikya
  574. Astinastipravada
  575. Astitva
  576. Asumatkrita
  577. Asurakumara
  578. Asuri
  579. Atadakara
  580. Atapa
  581. Atibala
  582. Atibhadra
  583. Atibhara
  584. Atibhararopana
  585. Atibharavahana
  586. Aticara
  587. Atikaya
  588. Atikrama
  589. Atilobha
  590. Atindra
  591. Atipandukakambala
  592. Atipandukambala
  593. Atipurusha
  594. Atirupa
  595. Atirupika
  596. Atisamgraha
  597. Atishaya
  598. Atithisamvibhaga
  599. Atithisamvibhagavrata
  600. Ativahana
  601. Ativismaya
  602. Atma
  603. Atmangula
  604. Atmapradesha
  605. Atmapravada
  606. Atmaraksha
  607. Atmarama
  608. Atrana
  609. Atranabhaya
  610. Atreyi
  611. Atreyika
  612. Attavela
  613. Audarika
  614. Audarika Sharir
  615. Audarikamishra
  616. Audayika
  617. Aunodarya
  618. Aupashamika
  619. Aushadhi
  620. Autpattiki
  621. Autpattikibuddhi
  622. Avadataka
  623. Avadhi
  624. Avadhidarshana
  625. Avadhidarshanavarana
  626. Avadhijnana
  627. Avadhijnanavarana
  628. Avadhijnanavaraniya
  629. Avadhutarupa
  630. Avagaha
  631. Avagahima
  632. Avagraha
  633. Avalamba
  634. Avali
  635. Avalokana
  636. Avalokani
  637. Avanitilaka
  638. Avanti
  639. Avaraniya
  640. Avarnavada
  641. Avarta
  642. Avartaka
  643. Avasarpini
  644. Avashishta
  645. Avashyaka
  646. Avashyaya
  647. Avasthita
  648. Avaya
  649. Aviddha
  650. Avigraha
  651. Avineya
  652. Avirata
  653. Aviratasamyagdrishti
  654. Avirati
  655. Aviratisamyagdrishti
  656. Avishesha
  657. Avyabadha
  658. Avyakta
  659. Ayagapata
  660. Ayagapatta
  661. Ayanama
  662. Ayas
  663. Ayashahkirti
  664. Ayodhya
  665. Ayoga
  666. Ayogikevali
  667. Ayu
  668. Ayukarma
  669. Ayurveda
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