Bham, aka: Bhaṃ; 2 Definition(s)
Bham means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. 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.
India history and geogprahy
Bhaṃ.—(Bhaṃº) (PJS), abbreviation of Bhaṇḍārin (especially in medieval Jain inscriptions). See Bhīṇḍārin, etc. Note: bhaṃ is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as 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.
Languages of India and abroad
Bhām (भाम्).—r. 1st cl. (bhāmate) r. 10th cl. (bhāmayati) To be angry or wrathful, to be impatient.
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(-bhāḥ) 1. Light. 2. A ray of light. 3. Wish, desire. E. bhās to shine, aff. kvip .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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Search found 3 books and stories containing Bham, Bhaṃ, Bhām; (plurals include: Bhams, Bhaṃs, Bhāms). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter XXXIX - Description of another form of Sun-worship < [Agastya Samhita]
Chapter XII - Description of the order to be observed in the course of worship < [Agastya Samhita]
Early Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Bodhisattvacharyavatara (by Andreas Kretschmar)