Bhāvivikta

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Philosophical tradition: Lokāyata/Cārvāka, Nyāya
Worktitles: Nyāyabhāṣyaṭīkā



Prosopographical information about Bhāvivikta





Prosopographical information about Bhāvivikta in primary sources




Information 15351
nanv ityādinā udyotakarabhāviviktādayo hetor asiddhatām udbhāvayanti. te evam ahur . . ..

Sources: TSP (1) 188,10f

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Information 29054
cirantanacārvākair hi bhāviviktaprabhṛtibhir bhūtebhyaś caitanyam iti sūtraṃ . . . vyākhyātam . . .

Sources: NMGBh II 257,24f; NMGBh (1) 197,4f

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. . . ity evaṃ bhāviviktena bhāṣyaṭīkāyāṃ prayogād . . .

Sources: VNṬ (1) 88,16f

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Fragments attributed to Bhāvivikta




Fragment 5687
bhāviviktas tv āha – na hi sarvatra nimittānurūpaḥ pratyaya iṣyate. tathā hi gajaturagadhavakhadirādisamavāyinī bahutvasaṅkhyā senāvanādibuddhīnāṃ nimittam, pānakakāñjikādibuddhīnāṃ vijātīyadravyasaṃyogo nimittam, anyathā hi bahavaḥ saṃyuktā iti ca pratyayaḥ syād – iti.

Author(s): Bhāvivikta
Sources: TSP (1) 309,26-310,13; TSP 251,5-8

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Fragment 5734
bhāvivikto 'py atraiva khararave patitaḥ prakaraṇasamam anyathā samarthayati. – yasmād dheto(ḥ) prakaraṇacintā vipakṣasyāpi vicāraḥ paścād bhavati sa evaṃlakṣaṇo hetunirṇayāya yopadiśyamānaḥ prakaraṇasamo bhavati. prakaraṇe sādhye samas tulyaḥ sattve 'sattve vā yathā satsarvajñam itaratadviparītavinirmuktatvād rūpādivad iti. yasmād ayaṃ hetur ubhayatra samāno yo 'py asatvaṃ sādhayati tasyāpi samānaḥ. katham asatsarvajñatvam itaratadviparītavinirmuktatvāt kharaviṣāṇavad iti. na cāyaṃ kilobhayadharmatve 'py anaikāntiko vipakṣavr̥ttir vaikalyāt.

Author(s): Bhāvivikta, Bhāvivikta (Nyāya)
Sources: VNṬ (1) 140,8-14; VNṬ (2) 134,1-7

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Fragment 6425
syād buddhiḥ samūhavācakaśabdavācyatvād ity evaṃ bhāviviktena bhāṣyaṭīkāyāṃ prayogād vyadhikaraṇatvaṃ nāsti. evaṃ manyate na tāvad ayam uddyotakareṇaivaṃ prayuktasya vāyam asmābhir doṣo 'bhidhātum ārabdho, ye 'pi saṃpraty anyathā prayuñjate teṣām api yady ayaṃ doṣo na bhavati.

Author(s): Bhāvivikta, Bhāvivikta (Nyāya) , Uddyotakara
Sources: VNṬ (1) 88,16-18; VNṬ (2) 85,11-14

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Fragment 6528
idam aparaṃ tadīyam eva prāṇamam – ye rūpatvādisāmānyāśrayāḥ, ye ca tadāśrayāḥ tadviṣayāś ca ye pratyakṣānumānopamānaśābdasmr̥tipratyabhijñānārthasiddhadarśanāreka­viparyayānu­vyavasāya­svapnasvapnāntikāḥ prajñānaviśeṣāḥ, te sarve svātmalābhānantarapradhvaṃsino na bhavanti, jñeyatva­prameya­tvābhi­dheyatv­asadasadanyataratva­sadasadvyatiriktajñeyaviṣayajñānānavacchedya­tvāgrāhyaviṣayagrahaṇāgrāhyatvānabhidheyābhi­dhāyakānabhidheyatvasamānāsamāna­jātīyadravyasaṃyogavibhāga­janitaśabdakāryaśabdābhidheyatvebhyaḥ, prāgabhāvādivat. – tatra rūpatvādisāmānyāśrayā rūpādayaḥ, teṣāṃ ca rūpādīnām āśrayāḥ tad āśrayāḥ, ke te? ghaṭādayaḥ. siddhidarśanam = yogivijñānam.

Author(s): Bhāvivikta
Sources: TSP (1) 203,5-12

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Fragment 6580
yathoktaṃ bhāviviktena – evam api yathoktaviśeṣaṇāsiddher asiddho hetur vyāptyabhāvāc cānaikāntikaḥ.

Author(s): Bhāvivikta
Sources: TSP (1) 113,21f; TSP 88,19f

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Fragment 12975
cirantanacārvākair hi bhāviviktaprabhṛtibhir bhūtebhyaś caitanyam iti sūtraṃ bhūtebhya iti pañcamyantapadayojanayā vyākhyātam – bhūtebhya utpadyate caitanyam – iti.

Author(s): Bhāvivikta, Bhāvivikta (Lokāyata/Cārvāka)
Sources: NMGBh (1) 197,4-7; NMGBh II 257,24-258,21

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Reports attributed to Bhāvivikta




Report 744
cirantanacārvākair hi bhāviviktaprabhṛtibhir – bhūtebhyaś caitanyam – iti sūtraṃ bhūtebhya iti pañcamyantapadayojanayā vyākhyātam – bhūtebhya utpadyate caitanyam – iti. udbhaṭena tu bhūtebhya iti padaṃ caturthyantatayā vyākhyātam – bhūtebhyaś caitanyaṃ bhūtārthaṃ caitanyaṃ svatantram eva śarīrārambhakabhūtopakārakam – ity arthaḥ.

Sources: NMGBh (1) 197,4-7; NMGBh II 257,24-258,21

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Report 6515
nanv anenānumānena bādhyate sarvahetuṣu /
vyāptiḥ sarvopasaṃhārā pratijñārthasya vā kṣatiḥ //
vivakṣitārkacandrādiviṣayaṃ yat pravartate /
jñānaṃ tatkālasambaddhasūryādiviṣayaṃ param //
pārthivāviṣayatve hi tajjñānatvābhidhānataḥ /
tad yathā prathamaṃ jñānaṃ tatkālārkādigocaram //
rūpatvādyāśrayāḥ sarve ye ca teṣāṃ samāśrayāḥ /
ye ca tadviṣayāḥ kecij jāyante pratyayās tathā //
utpānānantaraṃ dhvaṃsabhājo naiva bhavanti ye /
prameyatvābhidheyatvahetutaḥ khāravindavat //


Sources: TS 462-466; TS (1) 461-465

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