Andhya, Āndhya, Amdhya: 9 definitions
Andhya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
āndhya (आंध्य).—n S Blindness.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
āndhya (आंध्य).—n Blindness.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Āndhya (आन्ध्य).—[andhasya bhāvaḥ ṣyañ] Blindness; तेनेदमान्ध्यं किल नान्धकारैः (tenedamāndhyaṃ kila nāndhakāraiḥ) N.22.35.
Derivable forms: āndhyam (आन्ध्यम्).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Āndhya (आन्ध्य).—i. e. andha + ya, n. Blindness, Vedantās. in
Āndhya (आन्ध्य).—[neuter] blindness.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Āndhya (आन्ध्य):—n. ([from] andha, [Pāṇini 5-1, 124]), blindness, [Suśruta]
2) darkness, [Vetāla-pañcaviṃśatikā]
[Sanskrit to German]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] the condition of being without the power of sight; sightlessness; blindness.
2) [noun] the state of being dark.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 5 - The Coming of Sage Agasti < [Section 5 - Pātāla-Khaṇḍa (Section on the Nether World)]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 5 - Criticism of the views of Rāmānuja and Bhāskara < [Chapter XXI - The Nimbārka School of Philosophy]
Part 2 - A General Idea of Nimbārka’s Philosophy < [Chapter XXI - The Nimbārka School of Philosophy]