the power of forming and retaining conceptions and general notions , intelligence , reason , intellect , mind , discernment , judgement Mn. MBh. &c
|(H2) buddhi [p= 733,3]||f.|
manas 6 ; cf. indriya , buddhī*ndriya)
|perception (of which 5 kinds are enumerated , or with |
|comprehension , apprehension , understanding |
ātnanaḥ , or buddhir brāhmī) knowledge of one's self. psychology Car.
sāṃkhya phil.) Intellect (= adhy-avasāya , the intellectual faculty or faculty of mental perception , the second of the 25 tattvas ; cf. buddhi-tattva) IW. 80 &c
|[L=145648]||presence of mind , ready wit |
MBh. Ka1v. &c
|[L=145649]||an opinion , view , notion , idea , conjecture |
loc. or comp.) , intention , purpose , design ib. (buddhyā , with the intention of. designedly , deliberately ; anugraha-b° , with a view to i.e. in order to show favour ; buddhiṃ- √kṛ or pra- √kṛ , to make up one's mind , resolve , decide , with loc. dat. acc. with prati , or inf.)
|[L=145650]||thought about or meditation on (|
ifc. = considering as , taking for) Ka1v. Katha1s. Pur. Hit.
|[L=145651]||impression , belief. notion (often |
|[L=145652]||right opinion , correct or reasonable view |
|[L=145653]||a kind of metre |
of the 5th astrol. mansion , VarBr2S. Sch.
dakṣa and wife of dharma and mother of bodha) MBh. Pur.
|[L=145655]||Intelligence personified (as a daughter of |
of a woman , HParis3.