Avyagra: 12 definitions


Avyagra 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.

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

Source: archive.org: Shiva Purana - English Translation

Avyagra (अव्यग्र) refers to “great composure” [?], according to the Śivapurāṇa 2.3.11.—Accordingly, as Himavat (Himālaya) eulogised Śiva: “[...] Today my life has borne fruit, in fact everything connected with me has become fruitful since you have come here. Knowing me to be your slave of great composure [i.e., avyagradāsamavyagramājñāndehi], O great lord, you can freely command me. With my mind not fascinated by other things I shall serve you with great pleasure. [...]”.

Purana book cover
context information

The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

Discover the meaning of avyagra in the context of Purana from relevant books on Exotic India

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

avyagra (अव्यग्र).—a (S Poetry.) Unperturbed or undiscomposed; quiet, serene, tranquil. Ex. a0 baisalē ahō- rātra || Also gumphēdvārēṃ lakṣumaṇa || baisalā rakṣaṇa a0 ॥

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

avyagra (अव्यग्र).—a Unperturbed, undiscomposed, serene, tranquil. Quiet.

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of avyagra in the context of Marathi from relevant books on Exotic India

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Avyagra (अव्यग्र).—a.

1) Not agitated or ruffled, steady, cool.

2) Not engaged or occupied (in business); अव्यग्रस्य पुनरस्य (avyagrasya punarasya) U.2.

3) Indifferent, undisturbed.

4) Attentive, careful.

-gram ind. Quietly, at ease, cooly, leisurely; क्रव्यमव्यग्रमत्ति (kravyamavyagramatti) Māl.5.16.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Avyagra (अव्यग्र).—mfn.

(-graḥ-grā-graṃ) 1. Steady, cool, deliberate. 2. Indifferent, undisturbed. E. a neg. vyagra hurried.

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

Avyagra (अव्यग्र).—adj. 1. not distracted, [Uttara Rāmacarita, 2. ed. Calc., 1862.] 52, 13; careful, Chr. 16, 19. 2. not disturbed, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 2. ed. 39, 9; peaceable, [Nala] 26, 20. 3. cool, deliberate, [Draupadīpramātha] 9, 1; ram, adv. reckless. [Mālatīmādhava, (ed. Calc.)] 78, 18.

Avyagra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms a and vyagra (व्यग्र).

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

Avyagra (अव्यग्र).—[adjective] undistracted, unoccupied, tranquil, steady; [neuter] [adverb]

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

1) Avyagra (अव्यग्र):—[=a-vyagra] mf(ā)n. unconfused, steady, cool, deliberate, [Maitrī-upaniṣad; Mahābhārata] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] unoccupied, [Uttararāma-carita]

3) [v.s. ...] not in danger, undisturbed, safe, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]

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

Avyagra (अव्यग्र):—[a-vyagra] (graḥ-grā-graṃ) a. Undisturbed.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Avyagra (अव्यग्र) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Avvagga.

[Sanskrit to German]

Avyagra in German

context information

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.

Discover the meaning of avyagra in the context of Sanskrit from relevant books on Exotic India

Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Avyagra (ಅವ್ಯಗ್ರ):—

1) [adjective] (said of mind) concentrating; not diverted; attentive.

2) [adjective] not agitated or ruffled; steady; cool.

3) [adjective] not engaged or occupied ( in any business).

--- OR ---

Avyagra (ಅವ್ಯಗ್ರ):—[noun] the quality of (the mind) being attentiveness; concentration (of the mental faculty).

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

Discover the meaning of avyagra in the context of Kannada from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: