Dravya Samgraha of Nemichandra Siddhanta Chakravartti
Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Limited, Jan 1, 1989 - Indische Philosophie - 262 pages
Dravya-Samgraha is a Sanskritized title of a Prakrit work Drava-Samgaha or Compendium of Substances containing 58 gathas or verses.3:07 PM 9/13/01 The first part extending from verses 1 to 27 deals with the six substances recognized in the Jaina canon including the five Astikayas; the second part comprising verses 28-39 deals with the seven tattvas or reals and nine padarthas or categories; and the third part consisting of verses 40-57 describes the way to attain liberation. The last verse of the work mentions Muni Nemichandra as the author of these verses. He is better known as Nemichandra Siddhanta Chakravartin or The master of the totality of the sacred writings and is known to have flourished at the close of the 10th or the beginning of 11th century C.E. The famous General Chamunda Raya has mentioned him as his teacher. The present work includes English translation of Dravya-Samgraha and the text of `Brahmadeva`s Sanskrit commentary Dravya-Samgraha-vrtti.
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according to Nischaya according to Vyavahara Achaksu Acharya Ajiva Akasa Antaraya Arhat arising Asrava Astikayas Atma atoms attain Avadhi Bandha Belgola Benares Bhavas body Bombay bondage Brahmadeva Brahmadeva's Commentary called cause Chamunda Raya Charitra commentary on Verse consists Darsana Dharana Dharma Dhyana Dravya Dravya-samgraha Dravyasrava eight kinds existence five kinds four kinds gods Gommatasara Gotra Gunasthanas Gupti Indras Indriya influx of Karmas inscription Jain Jaina Jainism Jfiana Jina Jiva Jlva Jnana Kala Karmas Kasaya Kaya Kevala kinds of Karma known Loka Lokakasa Mahavira Mantras Mati meditation mentioned Mimamsa Mithyatva Mohaniya Nemichandra Nirjara Nischaya Naya Nyaya ordinary point Paroksa particles Paryapta penances perfect conduct perfect faith perfect knowledge point of view possessed Pradesas Pratyaksa Pudgala Punya recognised sage Samsari Samsaya Samvara Sanskrit rendering senses Siddha Skandhas soul Sruta stage Subhachandra substances Sutra Svetambara three jewels Tirthankara Trasa Upayoga Vahuvali varieties Vide Vrata Vyavahara Naya Yoga