|Etymology/ Definition||शरीरे चैव शास्त्रे च दृष्टार्थः स्याद् विशारदः । सु.शा.५।५१|
|Literary Meaning||M / W – expert, conversant|
|Implied Meaning||An individual is said to be Vis`haarada ( expert ) if he has observed and understood entities in the body and scriptures both. An individual who is adept at the use of the texts and their applications.|
|Elaboration||Sus`hruta has termed expert surgeon as Vis`haarada . One who intends to acquire definite knowledge of surgery should study the anatomy practically by dissecting the dead body properly.|
Things, which are practically seen and are also known from scripture together, develop knowledge. Once knowledge is acquired, one should proceed for action after removing his doubts by observation and study.
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