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dhāraṇā: feminine nominative singular stem: dhāraṇa
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samarthanam2.8.25NeuterSingularsaṃ‍pradhāraṇā
sthitiḥ2.8.26FeminineSingularsaṃsthā, maryādā, dhāraṇā
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dhāraṇāf. (see ṇa-, column 1) the act of holding, bearing, wearing, supporting, maintaining View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāf. retaining, keeping back (also in remembrance), a good memory View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāf. collection or concentration of the mind (joined with the retention of breath) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāf. see (ṇāṃ-dhṛ-,to exercise concentration ; ṇāṃ gataḥ-,having composed one's self ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāf. understanding, intellect View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāf. firmness, steadfastness, righteousness View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāf. fixed preceptor settled rule, certainty View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāf. plural the 8th to the 11th day in the light half of month jyaiṣṭha- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇādhyayanan. the conservative method of reading (id est the rehearsing of a work to keep it in memory, as opp. to grahaṇādh-,the acquisitive method) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāmayamf(ī-)n. consisting in abstraction of the mind View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāpāraṇavratan. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇātmakamf(ikā-)n. (t-) that whose nature consists in bearing itself View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇātmakamf(ikā-)n. one who easily collects or composes himself View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāvatmfn. connected with memory View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāyogam. abstraction of the mind, deep devotion View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇāyuktamfn. connected with abstraction of the mind View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aṅkadhāraṇāf. manner of holding the body, figure View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
garbhadhāraṇāf. "pregnancy (of the sky)", Name of View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hastadhāraṇāf. supporting, helping View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
hastadhāraṇāf. taking to wife, marrying View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāladhāraṇāf. "prolongation of time", a pause View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
paridhāraṇāf. patience, perseverance View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pradhāraṇāf. constantly fixing one's mind on a certain object View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇādhāraṇānupasaṃhārivirodhagrantham. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhāraṇādhāraṇānupasaṃhārivirodhagrodhinn. Name of work View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saṃdhāraṇāf. attitude, posture, position (exempli gratia, 'for example' mukha-s-,"position of the mouth") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saṃdhāraṇāf. direction (of thoughts) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yogadhāraṇāf. continuance or perseverance in meditation View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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dhāraṇā धारणा 1 The act of holding, bearing, supporting, preserving, &c. -2 The faculty of retaining in the mind, a good or retentive memory; धीर्धारणावती मेधा Ak. -3 Memory in general. -4 Keeping the mind collected, holding the breath suspended, steady abstraction of mind; (परिचेतुमुपांशु धारणाम्). R.8.18; Ms.6.72; Y.3. 21 (धारणेत्युच्यते चेयं धार्यते यन्मनो तया). -5 Fortitude, firmness, steadiness. -6 A fixed precept or injunction, a settled rule, conclusion; इति धर्मस्य धारणा Ms.8.184; 4.38;9.124. -7 Understanding, intellect; Y.3.73. -8 Continuance in rectitude, propriety, decorum. -9 Conviction or abstraction. -1 A kind of योगाङ्ग; देशबन्धश्चित्तस्य धारणा Yogadarśana. -Comp. -आत्मक a. one who easily composes himself. -योगः deep devotion. -शक्तिः f. a retentive memory.
paridhāraṇā परिधारणा Patience, perseverance.
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dhāraṇā f. wearing (a dress); sup porting, assistance; repression; mental reten tion; memory; mental concentration, sus pension of the breath, immovable abstraction; settled rule; understanding.
dhāraṇānvita pp. endowed with a good memory.
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saṃpradhāraṇāsimultaneous occurrence. अल्लोपस्य च यणादेशस्य नास्ति संप्रधारणा, Mahābhāṣya of Patañjali on the Sūtras of Pāṇini (Dr. Kielhorn's edition ). on I. 4.2 Vart. 9; cf also सिद्धासिद्धयोश्च नास्ति संप्रधारणा Mahābhāṣya of Patañjali on the Sūtras of Pāṇini (Dr. Kielhorn's edition ). on P. VI, 1.9. Vart. 7.
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dhāraṇā conceptionSB 2.1.22
SB 2.1.25
dhāraṇā of all tranceSB 11.31.6
dhāraṇā-anvitaiḥ together with meditation on controlled breathingSB 11.28.39
dhāraṇā-anvitaiḥ together with meditation on controlled breathingSB 11.28.39
dhāraṇā-viduḥ who knows the process of meditationSB 11.15.28
dhāraṇā-viduḥ who knows the process of meditationSB 11.15.28
dhāraṇābhiḥ by concentrating the mindSB 3.28.11
dhāraṇā meditationsSB 11.15.3
dhāraṇām meditationSB 11.15.32
dhāraṇāmayīm proceeding from willSB 4.18.20
ā-śarīra-dhāraṇā-avadhi for as long as one still has this bodyNBS 14
anila-agni-dhāraṇām meditation on the fire and airSB 4.4.26
anila-agni-dhāraṇām meditation on the fire and airSB 4.4.26
ā-śarīra-dhāraṇā-avadhi for as long as one still has this bodyNBS 14
mat-dhāraṇā of meditation in MeSB 11.15.21
ā-śarīra-dhāraṇā-avadhi for as long as one still has this bodyNBS 14
śruta-dhāraṇā those who have taken to the idea of the Lord by hearing about HimSB 2.7.46
śruta-dhāraṇāḥ ye persons advanced in the education of Vedic knowledgeCC Madhya 24.190
yoga-dhāraṇām the yogic situationBG 8.12
anila-agni-dhāraṇām meditation on the fire and airSB 4.4.26
yoga-dhāraṇāyām in absorption in worshipSB 5.23.4
mat-dhāraṇā of meditation in MeSB 11.15.21
ā-śarīra-dhāraṇā-avadhi for as long as one still has this bodyNBS 14
śruta-dhāraṇā those who have taken to the idea of the Lord by hearing about HimSB 2.7.46
śruta-dhāraṇāḥ ye persons advanced in the education of Vedic knowledgeCC Madhya 24.190
śruta-dhāraṇāḥ ye persons advanced in the education of Vedic knowledgeCC Madhya 24.190
yoga-dhāraṇām the yogic situationBG 8.12
yoga-dhāraṇāyām in absorption in worshipSB 5.23.4
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dhāraṇā noun (feminine) a good memory (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
bearing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
certainty (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
collection or concentration of the mind (joined with the retention of breath) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
firmness (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
fixed preceptor settled rule (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
intellect (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
keeping back (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
maintaining (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
retaining (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
righteousness (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
steadfastness (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
supporting (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the 8th to the 11th day in the light half of month Jyaiṣṭha (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the act of holding (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
understanding (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
wearing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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dhāraṇāvant adjective connected with memory (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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dhāraṇāśakti noun (feminine)
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nabhodhāraṇā noun (feminine) [rel.] a kind of mudrā
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pañcadhāraṇā noun (feminine) name of a particular Mudrā
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     Wordnet Search "dhāraṇā" has 6 results.
     

dhāraṇā

dhāraṇā, saṃkalpanā, avadhāraṇā   

kasminnapi viṣaye manasi udbhūtaṃ matam।

taṃ prati mama dhāraṇā ayogyā āsīt।

dhāraṇā

dhāraṇā, avagamaḥ, avagamanam, cetanā, jñaptiḥ, dhītiḥ, dhīdā, prabodhaḥ, prājñā, vijñātiḥ, vittiḥ, sambodhaḥ   

buddhyā adhigataṃ jñānam।

pratyekasya jīvasya dhāraṇā bhinnā vartate।

dhāraṇā

garbhatā, garbhadhāraṇam, garbhagrahaṇam, daurhṛdam, garbhadhāraṇā, sūtuḥ, garbhatvam, dhṛtagarbhatā, garbhaḥ   

garbhādhānataḥ prasavaparyantasya avasthā।

garbhatāyāṃ garbhasthaḥ śiśuḥ mātuḥ poṣaṇaṃ prāpnoti।

dhāraṇā

dhāraṇā, niścayaḥ, naiścityaḥ   

tat jñānaṃ yasmin kopi bhramaḥ nāsti।

īśvarasya astitvasya dhāraṇā kaṭhinā।

dhāraṇā

dhāraṇā   

tat kathanaṃ yat satyaṃ mataṃ yat ca kasyāpi parikalpanāyāḥ ādhāraḥ bhavati।

kāścana dhāraṇāḥ samayena naśyanti।

dhāraṇā

dhairyatā, paridhāraṇā, sthairya, gandhanam   

dhīratāpūrvakaṃ kāryasampādanam।

krīḍakānāṃ dhairyatāṃ darśakāḥ prāśaṃsan।









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