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V

WordMeaning
VacanaStatement
Vacya-vacaka-bhavaRelationship of the
word and its meaning
VadaLegitimate discourse
Vadara Nigoda Shunya-VarganaGross common-body-indiffrent-molecule
Vadara Nigoda-VarganaGross
common-body-molecule
VadinProponent
VagguptiPreservation of
speech.
Vaidriyikafluid.
Vaikalika[Texts studied] beyond the prescribed hours
VaikriyikaFluid, Fluid,the body of
hellish and celestial beings, which they can change at will.
Vaikriyika-mishraFluid with karmic.
Vainayika-mithyatvaMithyatva due to
indiscriminate openmindedness
VaineyikaReligion is identical with veneration of parents, king, etc., e.g., Confucianism.
VairagyaAversion leading to renunciation, The non-attachment to sense pleasures.
VaisyaA member of the merchant caste
Vaivahiki-kriyaThe wedding ceremony
Vaiyavrittya-karanaServing the meritorious..
VaiyavrityaService of the
saints or worthy people–internal austerity.
VaiyavrttyaRespectful service
Vajra DiamondAdamantine
Vajra-naracha-SamhananaAdamantine, joints
and bones.
Vajra-rishabha-aracha-SamhananaAdamantine, nerves,
joints and bones.
VakprayogaStatement
VakyaSentence
ValayaLayer of teh
atmosphere
VamanaDwarf.
Vanaspati-kayaPlant beings
VanavasiForest dweller
VandanaReverent salutation
VangMovement by speech
Vardhamana (Avadhi)Augmenting
VarnaCaste hierarchy/ class; color; a quality of matter, color, Letters
Varna-vyavasthaClass/ caste system
VarnalabhaRitual celebrating the establishment of a new household by a married son
VarsaContinent
Varuni-dharanaA process of meditational “cleansing,” accompanied with the water element.
VasanaMemory impression, Trace
VastuReal
Vastutvacapacity by which a substance has a fuction, Functionality
VatsalyaDisinterested
affection, Tender affection for
one’s brother on the path of Liberation.
Vayu-kayikaAir-bodies
VedaSex-consciousness, Sexual feelings
Vedaka-samyaktvaA synonym for ksayopasamika-samyaktva
VedaniyaFeeling Karma
Vedaniya-karmaKarma responsible for mundane experience of pain and pleasure
VibhavaDefiled; impure
VibhuAll-pervasive
VicaraShifting attention from one mode to another
Vidarana-kriyaProclaiming other’s sins.
VidhanaRitual
VidhiPositively
Vidhi-sadhaka (Hetu)Positive, which
proves something positive
VidhikalpanaPositive aspect
Vidhirupa (Hetu)Positive
VidyaThe arts
Vigraha-gatiMovement of a soul
to its new destiny
VihayogatiMovement; capacity
of moving in space.
VijigisuWho wants victory
Vikala-pratyaksaPartial perception
VikaladesaPartial reference
VikalpaIdea
Vikalpa-prasiddhatvaOptional
Vikalpa-siddhaOptionally proved
VikalpagamyaOptional knowledge
VikalpatmikaOptional only
VikrtiDefiled modification
VimochitavasaResidence in a
deserted place.
VinayaReverence to the
elders Reverence–internal austerity, Veneration.
Vinaya-sampannataReverence for means
of Liberation and for those who follow them.
VipakaKarmic retribution
VipakavicayaMeditation on karmic
fruition
VipaksaHeterologous
Vipaksabadhaka-pramanaProof which
obstructs the opponent’s view
VipaksasattvaPresence in
heterologous cases
ViparitaContradictory, Perverse belief,
e.g., animal sacrifices lead to heaven.
Viparita-mithatvaPerverted or incorrect view
ViparitaropaContrary imposition
ViparyayaError
VipulamatiAmple intelligence
Vira-nirvanaBeginning of the
Jaina era; death [anniversary] of Mahavira
VirodhaContradiction
Virodhi-himsaInjury generated by
standing in
Virodhi-himsaopposition to an
enemy
Virodhi-sankaDoubt of the
opponent
ViruddhaContradictory
Viruddha sahacaranupalambhaNon-availability of
the concomitant contradictory to the probandum
Viruddha-dharmadhyasaWhich imposes the
opposite quality
Viruddha-karyanupalambhaNon-availability of
the effect contradictory to the probandum
Viruddha-svabhavanupalambhaNon-availability of
the nature contradictory to the probandum
Viruddha-vyapakanupalambhaNon-availability of
the determinant concomitant contradictory to the probandum
ViruddhakarananupalambhaNon-availability of
the cause contradictory to the probandum
ViruddhanupalabdhiNon-availability of
the contradictory
ViruddhopalabdhiAvailability of the
contradictory
ViryaEnergy
Virya Antarayaobstructive of power
of exercise of one’s capacities.
ViryantarayaEnergy-obstruction
VisadrsaDissimilar
VisamvadaWrangling, etc.,
wrong-belief, envy, back-biting, self-praise, censuring others, etc., and
causes a bad-body-making karma.
VisaniAn animal possessed
of horns
Visesa-darsanaParticular
observation
VisesavamarsaInference of the
particular
Vishesha-gunaSpecial Attributes
VisistapratyaksaQualified direct
perception
VisuddhiPurity
VitaragaFree from passion;
an epithet for an arhat
VivaksaAspect emphasized by
a speaker
VivartaMode
VivartavadaThe theory of
illusory causation in monistic Vedanta
Vivikta-sayyasanaSolitary place of
rest
Vivikta-shayyasanaSitting and sleeping
in a lonely place, devoid of animate beings–external austerity.
VrataRestraint, vow
Vrata-pratimaThe second stage where a layman assumes the anuvratas
VratyanukampaCompassion for the vowers.
Vrishyeshta rasa-tyagaRenouncing of exciting and aphrodisiac food or drinks.
Vritti-parisankhyanaTaking a mental vow to accept food from a house-holder, only if a certain dition is fulfilled, without letting anyone know about the vow–external austerity.
VrttiSubcommentary
Vrtti-parisamkhyanaLimiting the extent of one’s begging rounds
VyabhicaraContradiction
VyabhicarinOne who contradicts
VyanjanaThat which manifests
Vyanjana (Aksarasruta)Consonant
Vyanjanaksara (Sruta)Alphabet
VyanjanaparyayaManifest modes
Vyanjanavagraha (Mati)Contact-awareness
VyantaravasiThe peripatetic gods
VyapakaDeterminant concomitant
VyapakanupalabdhiNon-av of the determinant concomitant
VyaptiNecessary concomitance
VyaptigrahaCognition of the concomitance
VyaptigrahanaCognition of the concomitance
VyaptijnanaKnowledge of necessary concomitance
VyapyaDeterminate concomitant
Vyapya (Hetu)Determinate concomitant
VyapyopalabdhiAvailability of concomitant
VyatikramaDisturbed order
VyatirekaDisagreement
Vyatireka-dharmaDisagreement
VyavaharaConvention; appropriate proceedings Practical
Vyavahara (Naya)Empirical
VyavaharabhasaFalse empirical
point of view
VyavaharikaEmpirical
VyavasayinDefinitive
VyayaDecay, Goes out of
existance, Loss; disappearance
Vyuparatakriya-anivartinAbsolute nonmotion
VyutpattinimittaEtymological
VyutsargaGiving up attachment to the body, etc.–internal austerity, Renunciation of egoistic thoughts