Wisdom Library Logo

Devīkoṭa, aka: Devikota, Devikoṭa; 2 Definition(s)

Devīkoṭa means something in Hinduism Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article:

2 Definition(s) from various sources:

Devikoṭa (देविकोट).—Sacred to Lalitā-pīṭham.*

  • * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 44. 96.
Rating: -

1) Devīkoṭa (देवीकोट):—The name for a ‘sacred site’ associated with the group of eight deities (mātṛ) born from Khecarī, according to the Kubjikāmata-tantra. Khecarī is the first of the Eight Mahāmātṛs, residing within the Mātṛcakra (third of the five cakras) and represents the element ether or space.

2) Devīkoṭa (देवीकोट):—Another name for Śrīkoṭa, one of the twenty-four pītha (‘sacred sites’) of the Sūryamaṇḍala according to the kubjikāmata-tantra.

Added: 31.Oct.2015 | Wisdom Library: Hinduism - Tantra
Rating: -

Look for other relevant definitions:

Search found 3 related definition(s) that might help you understand this better. Below you will find the 15 most relevant articles:

Sūryamaṇḍala
Sūryamaṇḍala (सूर्यमण्डल).—Seen after 1000 years in the 27th Kalpa; all yogas and mantras...
Śrīkoṭa
Śrīkoṭa (श्रीकोट):—Sanskrit name for one of the twenty-four sacred sites of the Sūryam...
Karṇamoṭī
Karṇamoṭī (कर्णमोटी):—Sanskrit name of one of the twenty-four goddesses of the Sūryama...

Search through literary sources:

No results found in any other chapter or book.

- Was this explanation helpufll? Leave a comment:

Make this page a better place for research and define the term yourself in your own words.

You have to be a member in order to post comments. Click here to login or click here to become a member.