Atmarama, Ātmārāma, Atman-arama: 12 definitions


Atmarama means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, the history of ancient India, 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.

In Hinduism

Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)

Source: Pure Bhakti: Brhad Bhagavatamrtam

Ātmārāma (आत्माराम) refers to:—One who takes delight in the true self, and is thus satisfied in all circumstances. (cf. Glossary page from Śrī Bṛhad-bhāgavatāmṛta).

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Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).

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In Jainism

General definition (in Jainism)

Source: SOAS Research Online: Prekṣā meditation: History and Methods

Amolakarṣi (1882–1962 A.D.) is the name of an author of Jain texts dealing with meditation.—There are a number of other writers, who produced some work on Jaina meditation, e.g. Amolakarṣi (1877–1936) and Ātmārāma developed meditative practices that influenced Śivamuni’s ātma-dhyāna.

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Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.

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India history and geography

Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature (history)

Ātmārāma (आत्माराम) is another name of Keśavācārya: the son of Caturbhuja and the father of Dhīreśvarācārya (1851-1919 C.E.): a poet of modern Assam who composed Vṛttamañjarī. Dhīreśvarācārya belonged to Tripravara-Bharadvājagotra and was the son of Keśavācārya alias Ātmārāma and Candraprabhādevī, grandson of Caturbhuja and great grandson of Dāmodara. Dhīreśvarācārya learnt the systems of grammar at the age of 12 from Rāmadevopādhyā of Nagarakuchi.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ātmārāma (आत्माराम).—a (S) Dead to the objects of sense, and delighting in the contemplation of one's own soul or the Deity.

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ātmārāma (आत्माराम).—m (S) Laxly. The soul; the vivifying or the sentient principle. Ex. ā0 jaṃvavara āhē taṃvavara dēha śōbhatō; tumhī jēvūna ā0 thaṇḍa karuna ghētalā; ā0 dukhavūṃ nayē. 2 ātmārāma is primarily A designation or epithet of the Deity. Ex. jayadēva jayadēva jaya ātmārāmā || paramātmē āratī tuja pūrṇa kāmā || Also adṛśya abhēda arūpa ā0 paripūrṇa ||

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

ātmārāma (आत्माराम).—m The soul; the vivifying principle. a Delighting in the con- templation of the soul.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ātmārāma (आत्माराम).—a.

1) striving to get knowledge; (as an ascetic or yogin), seeking spiritual knowledge; आत्मारामा विहितरतयो निर्विकल्पे समाधौ (ātmārāmā vihitaratayo nirvikalpe samādhau) Ve.1.23.

2) selfpleased, delighted in self; आत्मारामः फलाशी (ātmārāmaḥ phalāśī). see आत्मानन्द (ātmānanda) Bhartṛhari 3.93; cf. Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 5.24.

Ātmārāma is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ātman and ārāma (आराम).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Ātmārāma (आत्माराम) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—See Svātmārāma.

2) Ātmārāma (आत्माराम):—Kāmandakīyaṭīkā. NW. 620. Gītagirīśaṭīkā. NW. 616. Nāgānandaṭīkā. NW. 624. Mahāvīracaritaṭīkā. NW. 620. Vidagdhamukhamaṇḍanaṭīkā. NW. 618. Vṛttaratnākaraṭīkā. NW. 610. Śālivāhanasaptaśatīṭīkā. NW. 616.

3) Ātmārāma (आत्माराम):—Vākyasudhāṭīkā. Np. Ii, 108.

4) Ātmārāma (आत्माराम):—son of Jayakṛṣṇa Bhaṭṭa: Bhāvaviśodhinī, a
—[commentary] on Karka's Kātyāyanaśrautasūtrabhāṣya. L. 866.

5) Ātmārāma (आत्माराम):—He is later than Gorakṣa: Varṇadīpikā [tantric] Haṭhapradīpikā.

Ātmārāma has the following synonyms: Svātmārāma yogīndra.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ātmārāma (आत्माराम):—[from ātma > ātman] mfn. rejoicing in one’s self or in the supreme spirit, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ātmārāma (आत्माराम):—[ātmā+rāma] (maḥ-mā-maṃ) a. Delighting in spirit or in God; (God) delighting in himself.

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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.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ātmārāma (ಆತ್ಮಾರಾಮ):—[noun] (masc.) one who finds delight in himself; a self-pleased man.

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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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