WORD MEANING
   
Daksina-agni: One of the sacred fires in the Hindu srauta ritual
   
Dana: Charity
  Charity; alms-giving
   
Dana Antaraya: Charity-Obstructive.
   
Dana-antaraya: A type of karma that hinders the practice of charity
   
Dandin: One who carries a staff
   
Darsana: Indeterminate intuition, faith Intuition; a system of philosophy; insight; perception
   
Darsana-mohaniya: Insight-deluding karmas
   
Darsana-pratima: The first step on the ladder of pratima
   
Darsanavaraniya: Perception-obscuring karmas
   
Darsantika: Thesis
   
Darshana: Faith.
   
Darshana mohaniya: right-belief-deluding karmic matter
   
Darshana-kriya: infatuated desire to see a pleasing form.
   
Darshana-mohaniya: Right-belief-deluding.
   
Darshana-vishuddhi: purity of right-belief
   
Darshanavarana: Conation-obscuring
   
Dasa-dharma: Ten forms of righteousness
   
Dashaya: Astringent, (Saline).
   
Desa-virata: The fifth gunasthana where desa-virati is attained
   
Desa-virati: The set of restraints prescribed for a Jaina layman
   
Desana-labdhi: Obtaining instruction in the Jaina teachings
   
Desavakasika: Limiting the area of one's movement
   
Desha-Katha: Scandal
   
Deshavrata: Taking a vow to limit worldly activity to fixed points for a short period of time, for example,for one's weely or daily worldly activity.
   
Deva: Celestial.
  Heavenly beings; untimate divinity
  The Celestial beings
   
Deva Anupurvi: Celestial--migratory form.
   
Deva-Ayu: Celestial-age-karma
   
Deva-brahmana: Divine brahman, i.e., a Jaina brahman
   
Deva-dusya: Divine cloth; a finely woven piece of cloth
   
Deva-mudhata: Delusion pertaining to gods
   
Deva-nikayas: The four orders of gods
   
Devagama: The arrival of gods at a holy gathering
   
Devajiva: Soul of the god
   
Devanupurvi: The power of retaining the last form whatever it was, in going to the celestial condition of existence.
   
Devapuja: Worship of the Tirthankaras
   
Devayu: Celestial age.
   
Dharana: Retention
   
Dharma: Attribute
  Holy law; elements in Buddhist doctrine; righteousness, ten forms
  Observances
  Principle of Motion
  The true Religion
   
Dharma svakhya tattvanupreksha: Nature of Right-Path as said by the conquerors. The true nature of Truth, i.e., the three fold path to real Liberation.
   
Dharma-dravya: The principle of motion
   
Dharma-katha: Religious tale
   
Dharma-labha: Increase in righteousness
   
Dharma-svakhyatatva: The absolutely true teachings of the Jinas
   
Dharma-tirtha: Holy path
   
Dharmadhyana: Virtuous concentration
   
Dharmin: Subject
   
Dhrauvya: Continuance
   
Dhruva (Matijnana): Constant
   
Dhruva Shunya-Vargana: Fixed-indifferent-molecule
   
Dhruva Vargana: Fixed-molecule
   
Dhupa: Incense
   
Dhvani: The word
   
Dhyana: Concentration--internal austerity. Meditation
   
Digambara: Sky-clad; name of the Jaina sect whose mendicants practice ascetic nudity
   
Digha-tapassi: One who engages in extended penances
   
Digvrata: Restriction on the distances a person may travel
  Taking a life-long vow to limit his wordly activity to fixed points in all the 10 directions; East, West, North, South, South-east, East-north, North-west, West-south, and Up and Down.
   
Diksa: Initiation
   
Dipa: Lamp
   
Divyadhvani: Miraculous sound
   
Dosa: Imperfection
   
Dravya: Substance
  Substance; external
   
Dravya (Niksepa): Substance
   
Dravya-carya: Nominal acarya
   
Dravya-mana: Mind-qua-substance
  The physical basis of the mind
   
Dravya-puja: Form of worship employing external objects
   
Dravya-samyaktva: The external aspect of true insight
   
Dravyadeva: Substantial symbol of god
   
Dravyajiva: Substantial soul
   
Dravyajivatva: Substantial soul
   
Dravyakalpana: Distinction of substance
   
Dravyakriya: Pseudo-action
   
Dravyanikaramba: Substance transformed into sense-data
   
Dravyartha: Through the substance
   
Dravyarthika: Of the substance
   
Dravyarthikabhasa: False point of view of substance
   
Dravyarthikanaya: Point of the substance
   
Dravyastikanaya: Material point of view
   
Dravyatmaka: Substantial
   
Dravyatva: capacity by which it is always changing in modifications.
  Change-ability
  Substantial soul
   
Dravyendra: Sense qua substance
   
Drsta: Perception
   
Drstanta: Example
   
Drstanta-dosa: Fallacy of example
   
Duh-pramrishta: Putting down a thing petulantly or peevishly.
   
Duhshruti: Reading or hearing bad books.
   
Duhsvara: Harsh-voiced, noisy.
   
Dukha: Pain
   
Durbhaga: unprepossessing; even though beautiful.
   
Durbhiksa: Famine
   
Durgamdha: Evil-smelling; mal-odorous.
   
Dusama: Unhappy
   
Dusama-dusama: Extremely unhappy
   
Dvesa: Hatred; aversion
   
Dvesha: Hatred in the pleasing and displeasing wordly objects of the five senses.
   
Dvija: Twice-born
   
Dvindriya: Two-sensed.
   
Dvipa: Island
   
Dvipa-samudra: Island-continent