Kumārila

Other denominations:
Philosophical tradition: Mīmāṃsā
Worktitles: Bṛhaṭṭīkā



Prosopographical information about Kumārila in primary sources


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Fragments attributed to Kumārila


Fragment 12382
tathā bṛhaṭṭīkāpi – tatrāpūrvārthavijñānaṃ niścitaṃ bādhavarjitaṃ |
aduṣṭakāraṇārabdhaṃ pramāṇaṃ lokasammataṃ || – iti.


Author(s): Kumārila
Sources: R 106,9-12; PrP (Ko) 26,19-21; PrP (Ga) 61,5-7; TBV 13,23-25; TAŚV(A) 173,29; YA(Ṭ) 84,7f.; TBV 318,25-26; PVBh 21,17 (as v. 158); TRah 296,9-10

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Fragment 58212
yathāhur vārttikakāramiśrāḥ – vato mā[ta](ram anvicchan mahiṣyā)digaṇān bahūn |
parityajya svasāmānyād gogaṇān upasarpati ||
tatrāpi cātmagatvena goṣṭhāntaranivāsinaḥ |
parityajyaiva govargān (svavargam upasarpati ||)
tatrāpi cetarā vyaktīs tyaktvā svām eva mātaram |
asādhāraṇarūpeṇa prāgdṛṣṭenopasarpati || iti |


Author(s): Kumārila
Sources: TSmī 79.4-10 (= p. 138, ll. 4-10)

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Fragment 86686
sa hy avinābhāvavyatirekeṇānyaṃ niyamam icchati. yad āha bhaṭṭaḥ
– evam anyoktasambandhapratyākhyāne kṛte sati |
niyamo nāma sambandhaḥ svamatenocyate 'dhunā ||
kāryakāraṇabhāvādisambandhānāṃ dvayī gatiḥ |
niyamāniyamābhyāṃ syān niyamasyānumāṅgatā ||
sarve 'py aniyamā hy ete nānumotpattikāraṇam |
niyamāt kevalād evan na kiñcin nānumīyate ||
tasmān niyama evaikaḥ sambandho 'trāvadhāryate |
gamakasyaiva gamyena sa ceṣṭaḥ prāṅ nirūpitaḥ ||
niyamasmarataḥ samyag niyamyaikāṅgadarśanāt |
niyāmakāṅgavijñānam anumānan tadaṅgiṣu ||
iti (|) tad apāstaṃ ||


Author(s): Kumārila
Sources: PVSVṬ 87,19-30 (87,21-30 for the fragment)