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Samavasara: Holy assembly of Jina.
Sangha: Community.
Sloka: Versa.
Siddha Kshetra: The place from where the Muni / Munis attended salvation.
Sagaropama:
an incredible period of time.
 

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
Simultaneous
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
Carefulness
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.
    Smoldering; -kasaya, 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
Stopped.
    the stoppage of inflow of karmic matter into the soul.
Samvara anupreksha   Stoppage.  The inflow must be stopped.
Samvatsari   Annual ceremony of public confession
Samvega   Agitation leading to disenchantment Perpetual apprehension of mundane  niseries.
    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 (Srutajnana)   Authentic
Samyak-caritra   Proper conduct
Samyak-darsana   Correct view of reality; true spiritual insight; faith in the teachings of the
Jina
Samyak-drsti   The fourth gunasthana, in which one attains samyak-darsana
Samyak-jnana   Correct knowledge; knowledge associated with samyak-darsana
Samyak-mithyatva   A state of transition in which both correct and incorrect views are present;
the third gunasthana
Samyaka adana nikshepa samiti   Proper care in lifting and laying.
Samyaka bhasha samiti   Proper care in speaking.
Samyaka eshana samiti   Proper care in eating.
Samyaka irya samiti   Proper care in walking.
Samyaka utsarga Samiti   Proper care in excreting.
Samyaktva   Authenticity
Samyaktva Prakriti   Clouded-right-belief; right belief clouded by slight wrong belief.  Full  right belief of the subsidential or destructive knid, being a characteristic
Samyaktva Prakriti   primary attribute of the soul, manifests itself at the subsidence or  destruction of this sub-class.
Samyaktva-kriya   that which strengthens right belief    e.g., worship, etc.
Samyam-asamyama   restraint by vows of some, but not of others.
Samyama   Restraint
Samyamasamyama   Restraint of some vows, but not of others, found in laymen only.
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.
Sarana   Refuge
Sarira    Body
Sarva-virata   Attainment of sarva-virati; the sixth gunasthana
Sarva-virati   Total restraint of a mendicant
Sarvajna   An omniscient being; a synonym for kevalin
Sasana-devata   Guardian spirits
Sastra   Scripture
Sasvadana   State of "mixed taste"; the second gunasthana
Sat    Being
Sat-jiva-nikaya   The six kinds of living beings, namely, the five ekendriyas and the trasa
Sata-vedaniya   Pleasure-feeling; that which brings pleasure.
Sata-vendaniya   Pleasure-bearing feeling karmic matter
Sata, Satavedaniya   Experience of pleasure
Satpratipaksa   Inconclusive reason
Satrsanac   Continuous participles
Sattadvaita   Non-duality of the existence
Sattveshu   Living beings.
Satya Truth   Vrata - the vow to abstain from lying
Satya mana   True mind
Satya-vachana   True
Savicara   Accompanied by applied thinking
Savipaka   The ripening of fruit by itself.
Savipaka-nirjara   The natural maturing of a karma and its separation from the soul.
Sayoga-kevalin   A kevalin still possessed of the activities of body, speech, and mind; the  thirteenth gunasthana
Shaktitas-tapa   The practice of austerities, according to one's capacity.
Shaktitas-tyaga   Giving to others, gift of knowledge, food, medicine, etc., according to  one's capacity.
Shalya   A thorn; a blemish.
Sharira   Bodies.
The body.
Sharitra   Conduct.
Sharitra-mohaniya   Right-conduct-deluding.
Shaucha   contentmant
Shiksha-vratas   Four vows relating to meditation in the morning, noon, and evening, to  keeping fast on certain days, and to his duty of daily giving charity in the  form of knowledge, medicine, comfort, and food.
Shila   Restrictions
Shila vrateshvanatichara   Faultless observance of the Five Vows, and faultless subdual of the  passions. Shita``Cold.
Shoka   Sorrow
Shruta   Scriptures
Shruta-jnanavarana   Scriptural-knowledge-obscuring.
Shubha   Beautiful (body).
Graceful.
Shukla   White.
Siddha   A liberated soul; a kevalin freed from all activities whatsoever
Liberated soul
Proved
The Realised Soul.
Siddha sadhana   The means to prove
Siddha-gati   The destiny of the siddha
Siddha-loka   The permanent abode of the siddha; a synonym for isat-pragbhara-bhumi
Siddhanta   Doctrine
Siddhi   Yogic power
Siksavratas   Vows of spiritual descipline
Sila   Conduct
Silpa   Handcrafts
Skandha   Aggregate
Smarana   Recollection
Smrta   Remembered
Smrti   Memory
Smrti-jnanavarana   Knowledge-obscuring karman of memory
Snapana   The ceremony of sprinkling or bathing the Jina-image
Snigdha   Smooth.
Snigdha-ruksatva   Moisture and dryness (of atoms)
Soka   Sorrow
Sparsa   Touch
Sparsha   Touch
Sparshana-kriya   Frivolous indulgence in touching.
Spasta   Obvious
Spastata   Clarity
Sraddha   Faith
Offering of food to the Manes
Sramana   A non-Vedic mendicant, usually a Jaina or a Buddhist
Sramanabhuta   A novice about to become a mendicant
Sramanopasaka   A disciple of the ascetics; a synonym for sravaka
Sravaka   A layman; a synonym for upasaka and sramanopasaka
Sravaka-pratima   The eleven stages of the path of the layman; a synonym for 
upasaka-pratima
Sravakacara   Book of the layman's discipline
Sreni Ladder    A term applied to the eighth, ninth, and tenth gunasthanas
Srotra   Ear
Sruta   Scriptural (cognition)
The oral tradition of Jaina scripture
Sruta-pancami   The "scripture-fifth," a Jaina holiday
Srutajnana   Knowledge derived from instruction and reasoning
Srutanusarana   Basing on word
Srutanusarin   Based on word
Srutanusaritva   Based on word
Srutopayoga   Conscious activity towards verbal thinking
Stava   Hymn of praise
Steya   Theft.
Sthana   Situation.
Sthanakavasi   Dwellers in halls; name of a Jaina sect whose members do not worship in
temples
Sthapana   Replacement
Sthapana   Ritual act of asking a monk to stop for alms
Sthapanacarya   Sacred objects used as a substitute for a teacher
Sthapanajina   Symbol of Jina
Sthapanajiva   Image symbol of soul
Sthapanendra   Symbol of Indra
Sthavara   Immobile beings, such as plants Immobile, with bodies having one sense  only, i.e., the sense of touch.
Sthavira   Elder
Elder (of the monastaries)
Sthavirakalpin   A monk who lives in an ecclesiastical community
Sthira   Steady (circulation of blood, bile, etc.).
Sthitapaksatva   Real doctrine
Sthiti   Duration
Sthiti karana   To help oneself or others to remain steady in the path of truth.
Sthtikarana   Acting to promote the stability of another's faith in the Jaina path
Stotra   A philosophical hymn
Stri-Katha   Women
Strimukti   Attainment of moksa in a female incarnation
Striraga-katha-shravana tyaga   Renouncing of(reading or) hearing stories exciting attachment for women
Striveda   Feminine inclination.
Sexual cravings for a male
Stupa   Reliquary mound
Styanagriddhi   Somnambulism.
Styanarddhi-nidra   Somnambulism
Subhaga   Amiable; amaiable personality, even though not beautiful.
Suddha dravya   Pure existence of the substance
Suddhi   Purity
Sudra    A member of the fourth caste
Sugamdha   Sweet-smelling; fragrant.
Sukha   Bliss
Sukha-vedana   Feeling of happiness
Sukla   White
Sukla-lesya   Luminous white karmic stain
Sukshma   Fine (body) uncuttable and all-pervasive.
Sukshma Nigoda-Vargana   Fine-common-body-molecule
Suksma-samparaya   The state of having only the subtle passions; the tenth gunasthana
Suksmakriya-anivartin   The state of subtle movement
Sunyagara   Residence in a solitary place, like a mountain or cave, etc.
Susama   Happy
Susama-dusama   More happy than unhappy
Susama-susama   Extremely happy
Susvara   Sweet-voiced, musical.
Sutra Style   Aphoristic mode of presentation; the canonical scriptures
Suya-nana   Scriptural knowledge
Sva sharira sanskara-tyaga   Renouncing of beautifying one's own body; self-adornment.
Sva-dravya   Specific being, location, time, and state, respectively of oneself
Sva-para-vyavasayin   Definiitive cognition of the self and others
Sva-samviditva   Self-illuminating
Svabhava   Own nature
Svabhava-parinama   Undefiled change
Svabhava-sthita   Established in one's own nature
Svabhava-viruddha   Contradiction in nature
Svabhavanupalabdhi   Non-availability of the nature
Svadeha-parimana   The physical dimensions of the soul identical to those of its current body
Svadhyaya   Study--internal austerity.
The study of the scriptures
Svahasta-kriya   Undertaking to do by one's own hand, what should be done by others.
Svamitva   The knower
Svanuraktatvakarana   Sustaining object in its own form
Svapaka   The lowest class in Indian society
Svartha (anumana)   For oneself (inference)
Svartha-vyavasiti   Definite cognition of the self
Svarupa   Form
Svarupa-pratiti   Indetermination of knowledge
Svarupa-prayuktavyabhicara   Characterised by the innate nature of the object
Svarupa-visesana   Indication of nature
Svasamaya   One's own doctrine
Svastika   Well-being; the stylized wheel of life
Svati   Tapering;
like a snake-hole, broad in lower but short in the upper extremities, reverse of Nyag rodha parimandala.
Svetambara   White [cotton]-clad; name of Jaina sect whose mendicants wear white garments
Svetapata   A synonym for Svetambara
Syadvada   The doctrine of qualified assertion
Syat   From a particular point of view
In some respect
Syatkara   Marked by syat
Sykladhyana   Pure concentration