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niyama: masculine vocative singular stem: niyama
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niyamam. restraining, checking, holding back, preventing, controlling etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. keeping down, lowering (as the voice) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. limitation, restriction ( niyamena mena- ind.with restrictions id est under certain conditions ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. reduction or restriction to (with locative case or prati-), determination, definition View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. any fixed rule or law, necessity, obligation ( niyamena mena- ind.and niyamāt māt- ind.as a rule, necessarily, invariably, surely) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. agreement, contract, promise, vow View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. any act of voluntary penance or meritorious piety (especially a lesser vow or minor observance dependent on external conditions and not so obligatory as yama- q.v) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. a particular process applied to minerals (especially to quicksilver wrong reading yāma-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. (in rhetoric) a common-place, any conventional expression or usual comparison View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. (in mīmāṃsā- philosophy) a rule or precept (laying down or specifying something otherwise optional) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. restraint of the mind (the 2nd of the 8 steps of meditation in yoga-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. performing five positive duties View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. Name of viṣṇu- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
niyamam. Necessity or Law personified as a son of dharma- and dhṛti- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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niyama m. restraint, limitation; re striction to (lc. or prati with ac.); fixed rule, certainty, absolute necessity (in a particular case); contract, promise; vow; self-imposed (religious) observance, minor (occasional) duty: ab. necessarily, certainly; in. id.; with certain limitations; -yamana, n. restraining, subduing; restriction; -yama-vat, a. prac tising religious observances; -yamya, fp. to be restrained, -subdued; -limited; -re stricted; -y&asharp;na, n. going in, entry; -yâma ka, a. (ikâ) restraining, checking; restricting.
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niyama(1)restriction; regulation; binding; the term is very frequently used by grammarians in connection with a restriction laid down with reference to the application of a grammatical rule generally on the strength of that rule, or a part of it, liable to become superfluous if the restriction has not been laid down; confer, compare M.Bh. on I. 1. 3, Kāśikā of Jayāditya and Vāmana. on I. 3.63, VI. 4.11; confer, compare also the frequently quoted dictum अनियमे नियमकारिणी परिभाषा; (2) limitation as contrasted with विकल्प or कामचार; confer, compare अनेकप्राप्तावेकस्य नियमो भवति शेषेष्वनियम; पटुमृदुशुक्लाः पटुशुक्लमृदव इति; Mahābhāṣya of Patañjali on the Sūtras of Pāṇini (Dr. Kielhorn's edition ). on II. 2. 34 Vart. 2; (3) a regulating rule; a restrictive rule, corresponding to the Parisamkhya statement of the Mimamsakas, e. g. the rule अनुदात्तङित आत्मनेपदम् P. I.3.12; the grammarians generally take a rule as a positive injunction avoiding a restrictive sense as far as possible; confer, compare the dictum विधिनियमसंभवे विधिरेव ज्यायान्. Par. Sek. Pari. 100; the commentators have given various kinds of restrictions,. such as प्रयोगनियम,अभिधेयनियम,अर्थनियम, प्रत्ययनियम, प्रकृतिनियम, संज्ञानियम et cetera, and otherset cetera, and others; (4) grave accent or anudatta; confer, compare उदात्तपूर्वं नियतम् Ṛgvedaprātiśākhya by Śaunaka ( Sanskrit Sāhityapariṣad Edition, Calcutta.) III. 9; see नियत (2).
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niyama a regulative principleCC Antya 16.43
niyama regular practiceCC Madhya 1.65
niyama regulationCC Adi 5.18
CC Antya 10.83-84
CC Antya 20.18
niyama regulative principlesSB 5.9.6
niyama restrictionCC Madhya 16.67
niyama ritual observances (such as visiting holy places)SB 10.52.40
niyama rules and regulationsNoI 2
niyama the ruleCC Antya 8.53
niyama the strict regulative principlesCC Antya 6.309
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niyama noun (masculine) (in Mīm. phil.) a rule or precept (laying down or specifying something otherwise optional) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
(in rhet.) a common-place (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a particular process applied to minerals (esp. to quicksilver) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
agreement (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any act of voluntary penance or meritorious piety (esp. a lesser vow or minor observance dependent on external conditions and not so obligatory as yama) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any conventional expression or usual comparison (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
any fixed rule or law (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
checking (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
contract (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
controlling (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
definition (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
determination (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
holding back (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
keeping down (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
limitation (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
lowering (as the voice) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Necessity or Law personified as a son of Dharma and Dhṛti (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Viṣṇu (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
necessity (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
performing five positive duties (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
preventing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
promise (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
reduction or restriction to (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
restraining (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
restraint of the mind (the 2nd of the 8 steps of meditation in Yoga) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
vow (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
niyāmana
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niyama

regulate, control, observance.

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niyama

rūḍha, nirūḍha, pracalita, vyāvahārika, ucita, niyata, pracala, sāmayika, niyama, dharmya, vaiyavahārika, sāṃketika, sāmayācārika, pratna, lokya, laukika   

loke lokeṣu vā pracalitaḥ.;

asya śabdasya rūḍhaḥ arthaḥ kaḥ।









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