Asadbhava, Asadbhāva, Asat-bhava: 8 definitions
Asadbhava means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) non-existence, absence.
2) a bad or wicked opinion.
3) an evil disposition.
Derivable forms: asadbhāvaḥ (असद्भावः).
Asadbhāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms asat and bhāva (भाव).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-vaḥ) 1. An evil temperament or disposition. 2. Nonexistence. E. asat and bhāva nature.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Asadbhāva (असद्भाव).—[masculine] non-presence, absence.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Asadbhāva (असद्भाव):—[=asad-bhāva] [from asad > a-sat] m. non-existence, absence, [Vedāntasāra] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] an evil temperament or disposition, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Asadbhāva (असद्भाव):—[asad-bhāva] (vaḥ) 1. m. Bad disposition.Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Asadbhāva (असद्भाव) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Asabbhāva.
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The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
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Ramanuja’s Interpretation of the Bhagavad-gita (by Abani Sonowal)