Kalpanāgaurava

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Kalpanagaurava, KalpanAgaurava, Kalpanaagaurava


Kalpanāgaurava literally means ‘excessive imagination’.

Kalpanāgaurava is one of the eleven varieties of tarka or logic. It emphasizes that all the pots in this world are one and the same since they are made of the same material, clay. They have the same quality of ‘potness’. This term substantiate the word Kalpanāgaurava.


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore