Noun(1) a rule or aphorism in Sanskrit literature or a group of aphoristic doctrinal summaries prepared for memorization
(1) Shankara's commentary on the Vedanta sutra is thought of more highly than the original sutra written by Badarayana.(2) The monks also study various subjects of Buddhist sutra and tantra of both the Ancient and New traditions.(3) Yadavacharya explained that according to Shankara the sutra says the two eyes of Pundarika are like two lotuses which are red like the nates of a monkey.(4) Each morning in the sutra hall he would respond vigorously to the drum and gong accompanying the recitation of the Heart Sutra.(5) Al-Biruni wrote a note on Patanjali's Yoga sutra , Bhagavad-Gita and Sankhyakarika.(6) In the yoga sutra of Patanjali, as long as the soul is attached to sense enjoyment, it is called pratyag-atma.(7) According to the sutra system, this indivisibility of method and wisdom refers to wisdom affected by method and method affected by wisdom.(8) A sutra is a code that expresses the essence of all knowledge in a minimum of words.(9) Somananda was the disciple of Vasugupta who as per a different version received the sutras , as these exist today, directly from Lord Shiva in his dream.(10) The book consists of 195 sutras (Sutra is a Sanskrit word meaning precise maxim) and is divided into four sections.(11) Traditionally, Vedic mathematics was taught through sutras .(12) He thought of death, and he thought of his mother, and he started to pray, chanting Buddhist sutras .(13) The third chapter of the Yoga sutras describe the following minor siddhis.(14) The book, which gives the yoga sutras in Sanskrit followed by a translation and commentary by TKV Desikachar, renowned yoga teacher, was released by actress Amala.(15) The bases of Vedic mathematics are the 16 sutras which attribute a set of qualities to a number or a group of numbers.(16) Other earlier Buddhist sutras mention that the contemplation on a corpse is effective for curbing sensual desires, but they make no reference to the gender or appearance of the corpse.
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