(rarely n. g. ardharcā*di ; the older form of the RV. is dhárman q.v.) that which is established or firm , steadfast decree , statute , ordinance , law
|(H2) dhárma 1 [p= 510,3] [L=99903]||m.|
|[L=99904]||usage , practice , customary observance or prescribed conduct , duty|
|[L=99905]||right , justice (often as a synonym of punishment)|
dhármeṇa ind. or °māt ind. according to right or rule , rightly , justly , according to the nature of anything ; cf. below ; °mesthita mfn. holding to the law , doing one's duty) AV. &c
|[L=99906]||virtue , morality , religion , religious merit , good works (|
indra S3Br. &c ; as yama MBh. ; as born from the right breast of yama and father of śama , kāma and harṣa ib. ; as viṣṇu Hariv. ; as prajā-pati and son-in-law of dakṣa Hariv. Mn. &c ; as one of the attendants of the Sun L. ; as a Bull Mn. viii , 16 ; as a Dove Katha1s. vii , 89 , &c )
|[L=99907]||Law or Justice personified (as |
saṅgha or monastic order MWB. 70)
|[L=99908]||the law or doctrine of Buddhism (as distinguished from the |
dharma called sūsra , as distinguished from the abhi-dharma or , " further dharma " and from the vinaya or " discipline " , these three constituting the canon of Southern Buddhism MWB. 61)
|[L=99909]||the ethical precepts of Buddhism (or the principal |
prajñā-pāramitā , gaṇḍa-vyūha , daśa-bhūmīśvara , samādhirāja , laṅkāvatāra , saddharma-puṇḍarīka , tathā-gata-guhyaka , lalita-vistara , suvarṇa-prabhāsa ,ib. 69)
|[L=99910]||the law of Northern Buddhism (in 9 canonical scriptures , viz. |
= sva-bhāva L. ; cf. daśa-dh°arma-gata S3Br. &c ; upamāno*pameyayor dh° , the tertium comparationis Pa1n2. 2-1 , 55 Sch.)
|[L=99911]||nature , character , peculiar condition or essential quality , property , mark , peculiarity (|
partic. ceremony MBh. xiv , 2623
|[L=99914]||the ninth mansion |
|[L=99916]||associating with the virtuous |
|[L=99917]||religious abstraction , devotion |
upamā L. (cf. above )
|[L=99919]||a bow |
of the 15th arhat of the present ava-sarpiṇī L.
anu and father of ghṛta Hariv.
|[L=99922]||of a son of |
gāndhāra and father of dhṛta Pur.
|[L=99923]||of a son of |
haihaya and father of netra BhP.
|[L=99924]||of a son of |
pṛthu-śravas and of uśanas ib.
|[L=99925]||of a son of |
su-vrata VP. (cf. dharma-sūtra)
|[L=99926]||of a son of |
dīrgha-tapas , Va1yuP.
|[L=99927]||of a son of |
kaśmīra , Ra1j. iv , 678
|[L=99928]||of a king of |
ib. vii , 85
|[L=99929]||of another man |
&c (also -paṇḍita , -bhaṭṭa and -śāstrin) Cat. [cf. Lat. firmus , Lith. derme4.]
|[L=99930]||of a lexicographer |
P. °mati , to become , law Vop.
|(H2) dharma 2 [p= 512,3] [L=100471]||Nom.|
comp. for °man q.v. 2.
|(H2) dhárma 3 [L=100472]||in |
|(H1) dharma [p= 513,1] [L=100518]||»|
|(H2) dharma [p= 1329,2] [L=334320]||(also) a thing, |