Dharana-Holding, keeping in remembrance, two female breasts

dhāraa [p= 515,1] [L=100954]
(ī)n. holding , bearing , keeping (in remembrance) , retention , preserving , protecting , maintaining , possessing , having (ifc. or with gen.) TA1r. MBh. Sus3r. : BhP.

gen.) , resembling MBh. xiii , 739
dhāraa [L=100956]
N. of śiva MBh.
dhāraa [L=100957]
of a son of kaśyapa ib.
dhāraa [L=100958]
of a prince of the candravatsas ib.
dhāraa [L=100959]
du. the two female breasts L.
dhā́raa [L=100960]
the act of holding , bearing &c S3Br. Mn. Ya1jn5. MBh. &c
dhā́raa [L=100961]
wearing (» liga-)
dhā́raa [L=100962]
suffering , enduring R.
dhā́raa [L=100963]
keeping in remembrance , memory TA1r. Mn. MBh. Hariv. : immovable concentration of the mind upon (loc.) Veda7ntas.
dhā́raa [L=100964]
restraining (cf. śvāsa-)
dhā́raa [L=100965]
keeping back i.e. pronouncing imperfectly Pra1t.
dhāraa [L=100966]
(ā and ī). » dhāraā and °ī.
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(H3) éka--mati [p= 229,1] [L=39488] f. concentration of mind BhP.
(H3B) éka--mati [L=39489] mfn. unanimous MBh. Sus3r. Pan5cat.

(H4) éko* ti---bhāva [p= 230,3] [L=39934] m. state of concentration on one single object , tranquillity , blissful serenity (state of mind , following after conversion) , ( Buddh. )
(H2) eko* ti-bhāva [p= 1323,1] [L=325390] (read, "the thread-like continuity of personality or individual life running through the whole cycle of re-births", Buddh. ).

(H2) aikāgrya [p= 233,2] [L=40326] n. (fr. ekā*gra) , intentness or concentration on one object MBh. BhP. Veda1ntas.

(H3) cittá--vṛtti [p= 396,1] [L=73593] f. state of mind , feeling , emotion S3ak. Pan5cat. R2itus. Katha1s.
[L=73594] continuous course of thoughts (opposed to concentration) , thinking , imagining Yogas. i , 2 Bhar. Naish. viii , 47 Sarvad. Hit.
[L=73595] disposition of soul Veda7ntas.

(H2) dhāraṇa [p= 515,1] [L=100954] mf(ī)n. holding , bearing , keeping (in remembrance) , retention , preserving , protecting , maintaining , possessing , having (ifc. or with gen.) TA1r. MBh. Sus3r. : BhP.
[L=100955] assuming the shape of (gen.) , resembling MBh. xiii , 739
(H2B) dhāraṇa [L=100956] m. N. of śiva MBh.
(H2B) dhāraṇa [L=100957] m. of a son of kaśyapa ib.
(H2B) dhāraṇa [L=100958] m. of a prince of the candravatsas ib.
(H2B) dhāraṇa [L=100959] m. du. the two female breasts L.
(H2B) dhā́raṇa [L=100960] n. the act of holding , bearing &c S3Br. Mn. Ya1jn5. MBh. &c
(H2B) dhā́raṇa [L=100961] n. wearing (» liṅga-)
(H2B) dhā́raṇa [L=100962] n. suffering , enduring R.
(H2B) dhā́raṇa [L=100963] n. keeping in remembrance , memory TA1r. Mn. MBh. Hariv. : immovable concentration of the mind upon (loc.) Veda7ntas.
(H2B) dhā́raṇa [L=100964] n. restraining (cf. śvāsa-)
(H2B) dhā́raṇa [L=100965] n. keeping back i.e. pronouncing imperfectly Pra1t.
(H2B) dhāraṇa [L=100966] f(ā and ī). » dhāraṇā and °ṇī.

(H2) dhāraṇā [p= 515,2] [L=100975] f. (cf. °ṇa , col.1) the act of holding , bearing , wearing , supporting , maintaining MBh. R.
[L=100976] retaining , keeping back (also in remembrance) , a good memory Kat2hUp. Gr2S. MBh. BhP.
[L=100977] collection or concentration of the mind (joined with the retention of breath) Mn. MBh. Sus3r. Ka1v. Pur. &c
[L=100978] cf. MWB. 239 (°ṇāṃ- √dhṛ , to exercise concentration Ya1jn5. ; °ṇāṃ gataḥ , having composed one's self R. )
[L=100979] understanding , intellect Ya1jn5. iii , 73
[L=100980] firmness , steadfastness , righteousness L.
[L=100981] fixed preceptor settled rule , certainty Mn. MBh.
[L=100982] pl. the 8th to the 11th day in the light half of month jyaiṣṭha Var.

(H3) niḥ--saṅga [p= 539,1] [L=106400] m. absence of attachment , entire concentration BhP.
(H3B) niḥ--saṅga [L=106401] mfn. unobstructed , moving freely MBh.
(H3B) niḥ--saṅga [L=106402] mfn. unconnected , separated , detached Kap.
(H3B) niḥ--saṅga [L=106403] mfn. not attached or devoted , indifferent to (loc.) Prab. Veda7nt.
(H3B) niḥ--saṅga [L=106404] mfn. free from worldly attachment , unselfish , disinterested MBh. Hariv. &c
(H3B) niḥ--saṅga [L=106406] m. N. of a man Cat.

(H3) pañca--bala [p= 576,3] [L=113769] n. the 5 forces (viz. faith , energy , recollection , self-concentration , reason) MWB. 50.

(H2) yáma [p= 846,1] [L=170382] m. a rein , curb , bridle RV. v , 61 , 2
[L=170383] a driver , charioteer ib. viii , 103 , 10
[L=170384] the act of checking or curbing , suppression , restraint (with vācām , restraint of words , silence) BhP.
[L=170385] self-control forbearance , any great moral rule or duty (as opp. to niyama , a minor observance ; in Ya1jn5. iii , 313 ten yamas are mentioned , sometimes only five) Mn. MBh. &c
[L=170386] (in yoga) self-restraint (as the first of the eight aṅgas or means of attaining mental concentration) IW. 93
[L=170387] any rule or observance Pa1rGr2.
(H2B) yamá [L=170388] mf(ā́ or ī́)n. twin-born , twin , forming a pair RV. &c
(H2B) yáma [L=170389] m. a twin , one of a pair or couple , a fellow (du. " the twins " N. of the aśvins and of their twin children by mādrī , called nakula and saha-deva ; yamau mithunau , twins of different sex) ib.
(H2B) yáma [L=170390] m. a symbolical N. for the number " two " Hcat.
(H2B) yáma [p= 846,2] [p= 846,1] [L=170391] m. N. of the god who presides over the pitṛs (q.v.) and rules the spirits of the dead RV. &c IW. 18 ; 197 , 198 &c RTL. 10 ; 16 ; 289 &c (he is regarded as the first of men and born from vivasvat , " the Sun " , and his wife saraṇyū ; while his brother , the seventh manu , another form of the first man , is the son of vivasvat and saṃjñā , the image of saraṇyū ; his twin-sister is yamī , with whom he resists sexual alliance , but by whom he is mourned after his death , so that the gods , to make her forget her sorrow , create night ; in the veda he is called a king or saṃgamano janānām , " the gatherer of men " , and rules over the departed fathers in heaven , the road to which is guarded by two broad-nosed , four-eyed , spotted dogs , the children of śaramā q.v. ; in Post-vedic mythology he is the appointed Judge and " Restrainer " or " Punisher " of the dead , in which capacity he is also called dharmarāja or dharma and corresponds to the Greek Pluto and to Minos ; his abode is in some region of the lower world called yama-pura ; thither a soul when it leaves the body , is said to repair , and there , after the recorder , citra-gupta , has read an account of its actions kept in a book called agra-saṃdhānā , it receives a just sentence ; in MBh. yama is described as dressed in blood-red garments , with a glittering form , a crown on his head , glowing eyes and like varuṇa , holding a noose , with which he binds the spirit after drawing it from the body , in size about the measure of a man's thumb ; he is otherwise represented as grim in aspect , green in colour , clothed in red , riding on a buffalo , and holding a club in one hind and noose in the other ; in the later mythology he is always represented as a terrible deity inflicting tortures , called yātanā , on departed spirits ; he is also one of the 8 guardians of the world as regent of the South quarter ; he is the regent of the nakṣatra apa-bharaṇī or bharaṇī , the supposed author of RV. x , 10 ; 14 , of a hymn to viṣṇu and of a law-book ; yamasyā*rkaḥ N. of a sāman A1rshBr. )
(H2B) yáma [L=170392] m. N. of the planet Saturn (regarded as the son of vivasvat and chāyā) Hariv. BhP.
(H2B) yáma [L=170393] m. of one of skanda's attendants (mentioned together with ati-yama) MBh.
(H2B) yáma [L=170394] m. a crow L. (cf. -dūtaka)
(H2B) yáma [L=170395] m. a bad horse (whose limbs are either too small or too large) L.
(H2B) yáma [L=170397] n. a pair , brace , couple L.
(H2B) yáma [L=170398] n. (in gram.) a twin-letter (the consonant interposed and generally understood , but not written in practice , between a nasal immediately preceded by one of the four other consonants in each class) Pra1t. Pat. on Pa1n2. 1-1 , 8
(H2B) yáma [L=170399] n. pitch of the voice , tone of utterance , key Pra1t.

(H2) yoga [p= 854,3] [L=172001] &c » pp. 856 , 858.
(H1) yóga [p= 856,2] [L=172324] m. ( √1. yuj ; ifc. f(ā).) the act of yoking , joining , attaching , harnessing , putting to (of horses) RV. MBh.
[L=172325] a yoke , team , vehicle , conveyance S3Br. Kaus3. MBh.
[L=172326] employment , use , application , performance RV. &c
[L=172327] equipping or arraying (of an army) MBh.
[L=172328] fixing (of an arrow on the bow-string) ib.
[L=172329] putting on (of armour) L.
[L=172330] a remedy , cure Sus3r.
[L=172331] a means , expedient , device , way , manner , method MBh. Ka1v. &c
[L=172332] a supernatural means , charm , incantation , magical art ib.
[L=172333] a trick , stratagem , fraud , deceit Mn. Katha1s. (cf. yoga-nanda)
[L=172334] undertaking , business , work RV. AV. TS.
[L=172335] acquisition , gain , profit , wealth , property ib. Kaus3. MBh.
[L=172336] occasion , opportunity Ka1m. Ma1rkP.
[L=172337] any junction , union , combination , contact with (instr. with or without saha , or comp.). MBh. Ka1v. &c (yogam √ i , to agree , consent , acquiesce in anything R. )
[L=172338] mixing of various materials , mixture MBh. R. VarBr2S.
[L=172339] partaking of , possessing (instr. or comp.) Mn. R. Hariv.
[L=172340] connection , relation (yogāt , yogena and yoga-tas ifc. in consequence of , on account of , by reason of , according to , through) Ka1tyS3r. S3vetUp. Mn. &c
[p= 856,3] [p= 856,2] [L=172341] putting together , arrangement , disposition , regular succession Ka1t2h. S3rS.
[L=172342] fitting together , fitness , propriety , suitability (°gena ind. and -tas ind. suitably , fitly , duly , in the right manner) MBh. Ka1v. &c
[L=172343] exertion , endeavour , zeal , diligence , industry , care , attention (°yoga-tas ind. strenuously , assiduously ; pūrṇena yogena , with all one's powers , with overflowing zeal) Mn. MBh. &c
[L=172344] application or concentration of the thoughts , abstract contemplation , meditation , (esp.) self-concentration , abstract meditation and mental abstraction practised as a system (as taught by patañjali and called the yoga philosophy ; it is the second of the two sāṃkhya systems , its chief aim being to teach the means by which the human spirit may attain complete union with īśvara or the Supreme Spirit ; in the practice of self-concentration it is closely connected with Buddhism) Up. MBh. Ka1v. &c ( IW. 92)
[L=172345] any simple act or rite conducive to yoga or abstract meditation Sarvad.
[L=172346] Yoga personified (as the son of dharma and kriyā) BhP.
[L=172347] a follower of the yoga system MBh. S3am2k.
[L=172348] (in sāṃkhya) the union of soul with matter (one of the 10 mūlika-arthās or radical facts) Tattvas.
[L=172349] (with pāśupatas) the union of the individual soul with the universal soul Kula7rn2.
[L=172350] (with pāñcarātras) devotion , pious seeking after God Sarvad.
(H1B) yóga [L=172351] m. (with jainas) contact or mixing with the outer world ib.
(H1B) yóga [L=172352] m. (in astron.) conjunction , lucky conjuncture La1t2y. VarBr2S. MBh. &c
[L=172353] a constellation , asterism (these , with the moon , are called cāndra-yogāḥ and are 13 in number ; without the moon they are called kha-yogāḥ , or nābhasa-yogāḥ) VarBr2S.
[L=172354] the leading or principal star of a lunar asterism W.
[L=172355] N. of a variable division of time (during which the joint motion in longitude of the sun and moon amounts to 13 degrees 20 minutes ; there are 27 such yogas beginning with viṣkambha and ending with vaidhṛti) ib.
[L=172356] (in arithm.) addition , sum , total Su1ryas. MBh.
[L=172357] (in gram.) the connection of words together , syntactical dependence of a word , construction Nir. Sus3r. (ifc. = dependent on , ruled by Pa1n2. 2-2 , 8 Va1rtt. 1)
[L=172358] a combined or concentrated grammatical rule or aphorism Pa1n2. Sch. Siddh. (cf. yoga-vibhāga)
[L=172359] the connection of a word with its root , original or etymological meaning (as opp. to rūḍhi q.v.) Nir. Prata1p. Ka1tyS3r. Sch.
[L=172360] a violator of confidence , spy L.
[L=172361] N. of a Sch. on the paramārthasāra

(H3) yóga--pada [p= 857,1] [L=172434] n. a state of self-concentration or meditation Dhya1nabUp.

(H3) yóga--bhraṣṭa [L=172455] mfn. one who has fallen from the practice of yoga or self-concentration A1pS3r. Comm.

(H3) yóga--maya [L=172459] mf(ī)n. resulting from self-concentration or yoga MBh. Pan5car. BhP.
(H3B) yóga--maya [L=172460] m. N. of viṣṇu Pan5car.

(H4) yóga--maya---jñāna [L=172461] n. knowledge derived from self-concentration or meditation Hariv.

(H2) yojana [p= 854,3] [L=172003] &c » pp. 858 , cols. 1 , 2.
(H2) yójana [p= 858,1] [L=172744] n. joining , yoking , harnessing Pa1rGr2. Hariv.
[L=172745] that which is yoked or harnessed , a team , vehicle (also applied to the hymns and prayers addressed to the gods) RV.
[L=172746] course , path ib.
[L=172747] (sometimes m. ; ifc. f(ā).) a stage or yojana (i.e. a distance traversed in one harnessing or without unyoking ; esp. a partic. measure of distance , sometimes regarded as equal to 4 or 5 English miles , but more correctly = 4 krośas or about 9 miles ; according to other calculations = 2 1÷2 English miles , and according to some = 8 krośas) RV. &c
[L=172748] instigation , stimulation Sa1h.
[L=172749] mental concentration , abstraction , directing the thoughts to one point (= yoga) Up.
[L=172750] the Supreme Spirit of the Universe (= paramā*tman) L.
[L=172751] a finger L.
(H2B) yójana [L=172752] nf(ā). use , application , arrangement , preparation RV. Ka1tyS3r. MBh. Sa1h.
(H2B) yójana [L=172753] nf(ā). erecting , constructing , building Ra1jat. Katha1s.
(H2B) yójana [L=172754] nf(ā). junction , union , combination Sa1h. Veda7ntas.

(H4B) ví--kuṇ° ṭhanā [p= 950,1] [L=192914] f. inward glance , mental concentration L.

(H3) vy-utkrān° taka-samāpatti [p= 1040,1] [L=210183] f. a partic. stage of concentration Buddh.

(H2) saṃ-yama [p= 1112,1] [L=225657] m. holding together , restraint , control , (esp.) control of the senses , self-control Mn. MBh. &c
[L=225658] tying up (the hair) Sa1h.
[L=225659] binding , fettering VarBr2S.
[L=225660] closing (of the eyes) Ma1rkP.
[L=225661] concentration of mind (comprising the performance of dhāraṇā , dhyāna , and samādhi , or the last three stages in yoga) Yogas. Sarvad.
[L=225662] effort , exertion (ā́ , " with great difficulty ") MBh.
[L=225663] suppression i.e. destruction (of the world) Pur.
[L=225664] N. of a son of dhūmrākṣa (and father of kṛśā*śva) BhP.

(H2) saṃ-rādhaka [p= 1113,1] [L=225854] mfn. practising complete concentration of mind , thoroughly concentrated Ba1dar.

(H3) sáṃ-° rādhana [L=225855] mfn. (sáṃ-) conciliating , satisfying S3Br. A1s3vS3r.
(H3B) sáṃ-° rādhana [L=225855.1] n. the act of conciliating or pleasing by worship W.
(H3B) sáṃ-° rādhana [L=225855.2] n. perfect concentration of mind , meditation Ba1dar.
(H3B) sáṃ-° rādhana [L=225855.3] n. shouting , applause Ja1takam.

(H2) sam-ādhi [p= 1159,3] [L=234154] m. putting together , joining or combining with (instr.) La1t2y.
[L=234155] a joint or a partic. position of the neck Kir.
[L=234156] union , a whole , aggregate , set R. Hariv. Ragh.
[L=234157] completion , accomplishment , conclusion Kum.
[L=234158] setting to rights , adjustment , settlement MBh.
[L=234159] justification of a statement , proof Sarvad.
[L=234160] bringing into harmony , agreement , assent W. RPra1t.
[L=234161] intense application or fixing the mind on , intentness , attention (°dhiṃ- √kṛ , " to attend ") MBh. R. &c
[L=234162] concentration of the thoughts , profound or abstract meditation , intense contemplation of any particular object (so as to identify the contemplator with the object meditated upon ; this is the eighth and last stage of yoga [ IW. 93] ; with Buddhists samādhi is the fourth and last stage of dhyāna or intense abstract meditation [ MWB. 209] ; in the kāraṇḍa-vyūha several samādhi are enumerated) Up. Buddh. MBh. &c
[L=234163] intense absorption or a kind of trance MBh. Ka1v. &c
[L=234164] a sanctuary or tomb of a saint W. RTL. 261
[L=234165] (in rhet.) N. of various figures of speech (defined as ārohā*varohakrama , artha-dṛṣṭi , anya-dharmāṇām anyatrā*dhirohaṇa &c ), Ka1vya7d. Va1m. Kpr. &c
[L=234166] N. of the 17th kalpa (q.v.) , of the 17th arhat of the future utsarpiṇī L.
[L=234167] of a vaiśya Cat. (accord. to L. also " silence ; a religious vow of intense devotion or self-imposed abstraction ; support , upholding ; continuance ; perseverance in difficulties ; attempting impossibilities ; collecting or laying up grain in times of dearth ")

(H3) sā́ra--samagraha [p= 1208,2] [L=242929] m. " concentration of the essence of any work " , N. of various compendiums (also -jñāna-bhūṣaṇa-bhāṣya n. -nighaṇṭu m. -saṃgraha , m. )

(H4) sthairya--vattva [p= 1265,2] [L=255877] n. fixedness , firmness , concentration (of mind) Ma1rkP.