Tags: appayya dikshita

Literary works of shrI appayya dIkShita

1. adhikaraNamAlA [possibly identical with mImAmsA-viShaya-saMgraha-dIpikA] 2. adhikaraNa sArAvaLI 3. adhikaraNa kunchikA [a commentary on the adhikaraNa shlokas of the dakShiNAmUrti brahma-sUtravrtti] 4. apItakuchAmbA stave 5. amarakosha vyAkhyA [p… more »

vIrashaiva siddhAnta – 6

It is said the jIva is a part (amsha) of shiva, and hence like Him pure (amala), eternal (nitya), spotless (niranjana), and tranquil (shAnta). Essentially there is not the slightest difference between the two. And when this semblance of distinction due… more »

shankara and pariNAmavAda

Every commentator on saundaryalaharI, with the exception of pravarasena’s son, describes shrI shankara bhagavatpAda as the author of saundaryalaharI. The reasons stated by those who doubt the authorship of bhagavatpAda are summarized below: 1. saundary… more »