The Joyous Meditation Teachings of Lorin Roche


Purusharthas - Aims of Life



  • Dharma - chores, duty, obligations
  • Kama - fun, sensual pleasure, sexual pleasure, spiritual love
  • Artha - creating wealth and pursuit of meaning
  • Moksha - Oneness with God, liberation



Purushartha -
पुरुषार्थ

Dharma -
धर्म


Kama -
काम

Artha -
अर्थ



Moksha -
मोक्ष


puruārtha
puruā* rtha [p= 637,3] [L=126586]
any object of human pursuit

kāma , the gratification of desire ; artha , acquirement of wealth ; dharma , discharge of duty ; moka , final emancipation) Mn. Prab. Kap. (-tva n.) Sa1m2khyak. &c

MBh. R. &c

(H3) m.
[L=126587]any one of the four objects or aims of existence (viz.
[L=126588]human effort or exertion
puruārthatrayīmaya
puruā* rtha---trayīmaya [L=126592]
(ī)n. intent only upon the 3 objects of man (kāma , artha and dharma) Sin6ha7s.
(H4) mf


purua
púrua [p= 637,1] [L=126438]
(mc. also pū́r° ; prob. fr. √ p and connected with puru , pūru ifc. f(ā). , rarely f(ī). ; cf. Pa1n2. 4-i , 24) a man , male , human being (pl. people , mankind) RV. &c

pumān purua , a male person S3a1n3khGr2. Mn. ; daṇḍap° , punishment personified Mn. ; esp. grammatical pers. ; with prathama , madhyama , uttama = the 3rd , 2nd , 1st pers. Nir. Pa1n2. ), an officer , functionary , attendant , servant Mn. MBh. &c (cf. tat-p°)

L.

khya Philosophy (?) L.

TS. Br. Mn. &c

aratnis = 120 agulas) S3Br. S3ulbas. Var.

S3Br.

nārāyaa) the primaeval man as the soul and original source of the universe (described in the purua-sūkta q.v.) RV. S3Br. &c

AV. &c

para , parama , or uttama ; also identified with brahmā , viṣṇu , śiva and durgā) VS. S3Br. &c

khya) the Spirit as passive and a spectator of the prakti or creative force IW. 82 &c

RV. x , 51 , 8

sapta) N. of the divine or active principles from the minute portions of which the universe was formed Mn. i , 19

of a pāda in the mahā-nāmnī verses La1t2y.

Jyot.

manu cākua BhP.

L.

men , people (cf. above )

of the Brahmans of krauñca-dvīpa BhP.

pañca) N. of 5 princely personages or miraculous persons born under partic. constellations , Var

Tinctoria L.

L.
púrua [L=126461]
= puruaka m. n. S3is3. v , 56 Sch.
púrua [L=126462]
(!) N. of mount meru L.
(H1) m.
[L=126439]a person , (
[L=126440]a friend
[L=126441]a follower of the
[L=126442]a member or representative of a race or generation
[L=126443]the height or measure of a man (= 5
[L=126444]the pupil of the eye
[L=126445](also with
[L=126446]the personal and animating principle in men and other beings , the soul or spirit
[L=126447]the Supreme Being or Soul of the universe (sometimes with
[L=126448](in
[L=126449]the , " spirit " or fragrant exhalation of plants
[L=126450](with
[L=126451]N.
[L=126452]of the Ist , 3rd , 5th , 7th , 9th and 11th signs of the zodiac
[L=126453]of a son of
[L=126454]of one of the 18 attendants of the sun
[L=126455]pl.
[L=126456]N.
[L=126457](with
[L=126458]Rottleria
[L=126459]Clerodendrum Phlomoides
(H1B) mn.
(H1B) n.

puruāyita
puru° āyitá [L=126608]
acting like a man , playing the man (esp. in sexual intercourse) Amar. Sch. (-tva n.)
puru° āyitá [L=126609]
a kind of coitus Kpr. Kuval.
(H3) mfn.
(H3B) n.








and animating principle in men and other beings


or representative of a race or generation





as passive and a spectator of the prakRti or creative force





man as the soul and original source of the universe








or fragrant exhalation of plants





of the eye





or measure of a man


Being or Soul of the universe





Tinctoria





being


Phlomoides











of the sAMkhya Philosophy


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friendedit

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souledit

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primaevaledit

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menedit

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spiritedit

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spiritedit

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pupiledit

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officeredit

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heightedit

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Supremeedit

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attendantedit

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Rottleriaedit

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peopleedit

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servantedit

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personedit

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maleedit

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followeredit

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soul or spirit