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balan. force considered as a sixth organ of action (see karmendriya-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
buddhīndriyan. an organ of sense or perception (5 in number, viz, eye, ear, nose, tongue, and skin, opp. to, karmendriyāṇi- q.v; manas-,"the mind"belonging to both; see indriya-) etc. (see ) . View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
indriyan. the number five as symbolical of the five senses. (In addition to the five organs of perception, buddhīndriyāṇi-or jñānendriyāṇi-, id est eye, ear, nose, tongue, and skin, the Hindus enumerate five organs of action, karmendriyāṇi- id est larynx, hand, foot, anus, and parts of generation;between these ten organs and the soul or ātman-stands manas-or mind, considered as an eleventh organ;in the vedānta-, manas-, buddhi-, ahaṃkāra-,and citta-form the four inner or internal organs, antar-indriyāṇi-,so that according to this reckoning the organs are fourteen in number, each being presided over by its own ruler or niyantṛ-;thus, the eye by the Sun, the ear by the Quarters of the world, the nose by the two aśvin-s, the tongue by pracetas-, the skin by the Wind, the voice by Fire, the hand by indra-, the foot by viṣṇu-, the anus by mitra-, the parts of generation by prajāpati-, manas by the Moon, buddhi- by brahman-, ahaṃkāra- by śiva-, citta by viṣṇu- as acyuta-;in the nyāya- philosophy each organ is connected with its own peculiar element, the nose with the Earth, the tongue with Water, the eye with Light or Fire, the skin with Air, the ear with Ether;the jaina-s divide the whole creation into five sections, according to the number of organs attributed to each being.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
karmann. organ of sense (or of actionSee karmendriya-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kriyāśaktif. "capability to act", = karmendriya- (q.v) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vikāram. (in sāṃkhya-) a production or derivative from prakṛti- (there are 7 vikāra-s, viz. buddhi-,"intellect", ahaṃ-kāra-,"the sense of individuality", and the 5 tan-mātras- q.v;these are also producers, inasmuch as from them come the 16 vikāra-s which are only productions, viz. the 5 mahā-bhūtāni- q.v,and the 11 organs, viz. the 5 buddhīndriyāṇi-or organs of sense, the 5 karmendriyāṇi-or organs of action, and manas-,"the mind") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.








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