Kshayika, Kṣāyika: 7 definitions
Kshayika means something in Jainism, Prakrit, 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.
Kshayika has 5 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Kṣāyika can be transliterated into English as Ksayika or Kshayika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kṣāyika (क्षायिक):—(von 2. kṣaya) adj. bei den Jaina aus vollständigem zu-Nichte-Werden (des Thätigkeitsdranges) hervorgehend, in Folge dessen eintretend [SARVADARŚANAS. 34, 13. 9.] samyaktva that state of perfection in which elementary or materials existence is destroyed [WILSON, Sel. Works 1, 313.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kṣayika (क्षयिक):—Adj. die Auszehrung habend [Nārada’s Dharmaśāstra 12,62.]
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Kṣāyika (क्षायिक):—Adj. bei den Jaina aus vollständigem zu Nichte Werden (des Thätigkeitsdranges) hervorgehend , in Folge dessen eintretend.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Kshayikabhoga, Kshayikacaritra, Kshayikacharitra, Kshayikadana, Kshayikadarshana, Kshayikadrishti, Kshayikajnana, Kshayikala, Kshayikalabha, Kshayikasamyagdarshana, Kshayikasamyagdrishti, Kshayikasamyaktva, Kshayikavirya.
Full-text: Khaia, Samyaktva, Khaiga, Kshayikajnana, Kshayikalabha, Kshayikadarshana, Kshayya, Kshayikavirya, Kshayikabhoga, Svatattva, Kshayikadana, Kshayikopabhoga, Kshayikacaritra, Kshayopashamika, Vedaka, Vedya, Apurvakarana, Aviratisamyagdrishti, Samyagdarshana.
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Tattvartha Sutra (with commentary) (by Vijay K. Jain)
Verse 2.1 - Distinctive characteristics of the soul (jīva) < [Chapter 2 - Category of the Living]
Verse 2.4 - Nine kinds of destructional disposition (kṣāyika-bhāva) < [Chapter 2 - Category of the Living]
Verse 2.2 - Various kinds of disposition (bhāva) < [Chapter 2 - Category of the Living]
A study of the philosophy of Jainism (by Deepa Baruah)
Chapter IV.c - The Paryāyas (modifications) of the Self < [Chapter IV - The concept of Self]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 14: Ṛṣabha’s sermon < [Chapter III]
Appendix 1.3: The Fourteen Guṇasthānas < [Appendices]
Jain Science and Spirituality (by Medhavi Jain)
1.11. Qualities the Soul Possesses in its Purest State < [Chapter 6 - Spirituality in Jainism]
Yogadrstisamuccaya of Haribhadra Suri (Study) (by Riddhi J. Shah)
Chapter 4.5b - Pratyāhāra (withdrawal of the senses) < [Chapter 4 - The Eight Yogadṛṣṭis and the nature of a Liberated Soul]
Chapter 5.2 - Vedyasaṃvedyapada and Avedyasaṃvedyapada < [Chapter 5 - A Line of Demarcation between the first four and last four Yogadṛṣṭis]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 1 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 15 - Karma Theory < [Chapter VI - The Jaina Philosophy]