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Sabala: Disfigured; offence
Sabda: Verbal testimony
Sabda (Kaladigata): Word
Sabda (Naya): The verbal
Sabdabhasa: The false verbal view-point
Sabdadyullekha: Mention of word etc.
Sabdallekha: Mention of word
Sabdanayabhasa: False point of view of word
Sachitta-tyaga: Abstinence from the flesh of conscious creatures.
Sacittatyaga-pratima: The fifth stage, in which a layman ceases to take certain vegetable life as food
Sad gunochchhadana: concealing the good qualities of others
Sada-mukta: Forever free of bondage
Saddharma-vrddhi: Increase in righteousness
Sadhana: Probans
Sadharana: Common body; Possessed and enjoyable by many souls as a potato.
Sadharana-vanaspati: Souls which exist together with many others in a common plant body
Sadharma avishamvada: Not disputing with one's co-religonists, as to "mine" and "thine".
Sadhu: Mendicant
Sadhu-Samadhi: Protecting and reassuring to saints or removing their troubles.
Sadhya: Probandum
Sadhya-dharma-visista: The object which is qualified by the quality to be proved
Sadhya-dharmadhara: The substratum of the quality to be proved
Sadhya-sadhana-bhava: Probaundum and probane relationship
Sadhyiji: A nun of the Svetambara or Sthanakavasi sect
Sadi: Having a beginning
Sadrsa: Similar
Sadrsya: Similarity
Sadrsya-jnana: Knowledge fo similarity
Sahabhavin: Simultaneous
Sahacara: Futile invention
Sahacaranupalabdhi: Non-availability of one which is simultaneous
Sahasa: putting down a thing hurriedly
Sakala-pratyaksa: Perfect perception
Sakaladatti: Transference of property prior to renunciation
Sakaladesa: Full statement
Sakara: Having a form
Sallekhana: Ritual death by fasting
Sallekhanavrata: The decision to perform sallekhana
Samabhirudha (Naya): Subtle
Samabhirudhabhasa: False subtle view
Samachaturasra: Symmetrical; perfect symmetry all round.
Samadana-kriya: tendency to neglect vows, after having taken them.
Samadhi-marana: Death while in meditation
Samanadhikaranya: Co-existence
Samanaska: Endowed with the mental capacity Possessed of mind
Samantanupatana-kriya: Answering call of nature in a place frequented by men, women or animals.
Samanya: Generality
Samanya-guna: Common Attributes
Samanyalaksana pratyasatti: Relatonship of generalisation
Samarambha: Preparation for a thing: i.e. collecting materials for it. Compare in
  Criminal Law the conduct of the criminal before committing the offence.
Samarthana: Corroboration
Samarthana-nyaya: Acceptance of the propriety of the cause
Samarthyapratibandha: Non-hindrance in capability
Samavasarana: Holy assembly of the Jina
Samavayi-dravya-sabda: Word indicating a collection
Samaya: Moment
Samayika: Attaining equanimity; fusion with the true self
  Taking a vow to devote so much time eveyday, once, twice or three times, at sunrise, sunset, and noon for contemplation of the self for spiritual advancement. Worship--self-contemplation and purifying one's ideas and emotions.
Samayika-caritra: Avoiding all evil actions, identical to the assumption of the five mahavratas
Samayika-pratima: The third stage of practicing samayika
Samayika-samyama: A synonym for samayika-caritra
Samayikavrata: Cultivation of equanimity; the second of the siksavratas
Sambandha: Relationship
Sambandha (Kaladigata): Relationship
Sambandhin: Which are related
Samgha: Order of monks, nuns, laymen, and laywomen
Samgha-pati: Leader of lay community
Samghata: Aggregation
Samgraha (Naya): Generic
Samgrahabhasa: False generic point of view
Samgrahika (Naigama): Generic
Samhanana: Bones, muscle, etc.
Samhata-pararthatva: Collection, meant for others
Samiti: (Self-) regulation
Samjni: Able to think abstractly about spiritual matters
Samjvalana: Perfect conduct preventing.
  This is th slightest degree of passion and co-exists with self-restraint of a high order.
  Subtle passions which are removed as one progresses from the sixth to the twelfth gunasthana
Samkalpaja-himsa: Intentional, premeditated violence
Samkramana: Energy that contributes to the differentiation or transformation of karmas
Sampada: Qualifications (of an acarya)
Sampurna-naigama: Full non-distinguished
Samrambha: Determination to do a thing - compare intention for an offence in Criminal Law.
Samsara: Cycle of transmigration
  Mudane Life
Samsara anupreksha: Mudaneness. Soul moves in the cycle of existences and cannot attain true happiness till he is out of it.
Samsarga (Kaladigata): Contact
Samsargin: Which comes in contact
Samsari-jiva: Mundane soul
Samsaya: Doubt
Samshaya: Doubt, scepticism, hesitaion, e.g., as to path of Liberation
Samskara: Latent mental trace
Samskara-prabodha: Awakening of the latent impression
Samskaras: Sacred rites
Samsthana: Figure; figure of the body.
Samsthanavicaya: Contemplation of the structure of the universe
Samudayavada: Collective
Samudghata: Bursting forth; expansion of the soul to the limits of the loka-akasa
Samudita: Jointly
Samvara: Spiritual path; the stoppage of karmic influx
  Stoppageof Inflow
  The stoppage of inflow of karmic matter into the soul.B2534
Samvara anupreksha: Stoppage. The inflow must be stopped.
Samvatsari: Annual ceremony of public confession
Samvega: The apprhension of the miseries of the world.
Samvyavahara: Transaction
Samvyavaharika: Empirical (intuition)
Samvyavaharika-pratyaksa: Direct perception, in the conventional sense
Samyag mithyatva (mishra): Right-wrong belief
  Mixed wrong and right belief.
Samyag-darsana: Right faith
Samyag-drsti: Right vision
Samyag-jnana: Right cognition
Samyak Right
Samyak-caritra: Right conduct
Samyak-darsana: Correct view of reality
  True spiritual insight
  Faith in the teachings of the Jina
Samyak-drsti: Right vision
Samyak-jnana: Right knowledge
Samyak-mithyatva: A state of transition in which both correct and incorrect views are present
Samyaka adana nikshepa samiti: Right care in lifting and laying.
Samyaka bhasha samiti: Right care in speaking.
Samyaka eshana samiti: Right care in eating.
Samyaka irya samiti: Right care in walking.
Samyaka utsarga Samiti: Right care in excreting.
Samyaktva: Authenticity
  Right Understanding
Samyaktva Prakriti: Primary attribute of the soul, manifests itself at the subsidence or destruction of this sub-class.
Samyaktva-kriya: Activities which strengthens right belief: e.g., worship, etc.
Samyogi-dravya-sabda: Word indicating a union
Sandeha: Doubt
Sandigdha-vipaksa-vrttika (Hetvabhasa): Whose existence in the heterologous is doubtful
Sangha: The Saints' brotherhoods.
Sangraha-naya: Synthetic view
Sanjna (Aksarasruta): Script
Sanjna-sanjni-sambandha: Relationship of word and its meaning
Sanjnin (Srutajnana): Discursive
Sanka-matra-vighataka: Being a remover of the doubt in general
Sankalana: Synthetic judgment
Sankalanatmaka: Synthetic
Sankhya: Number
Sankhyatanu-Vargana: Numerable-atoms-molecule
Sankita: Doubtful
Sannikarsa: Approximity
Santara-Shunya-Vargana: Inter-non-inter-indifferent molecule
Santara-Vargana: Inter-non-inter molecule
Sapaksa: Homologous instance
Saparyavasita (Srutajnana): Having end
Sapindikarana: A ritual connected with offering of food to the Manes
Sapta-bhangi-naya: The sevenfold predication
Saptabhanga: Seven aspects
Saptabhangi: Seven-fold statement
Saptapadi: That portion of the Hindu wedding ceremony in which the couple takes seven steps around the fire
Saraga-samyama: self-control with slight attachment; etc.
Sarage-samyama: Self-control with slight attachment found in monks only.