Bhumikampa, Bhūmikampā, Bhūmikampa, Bhumi-kampa: 11 definitions
Bhumikampa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, 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.
Shilpashastra (iconography)Source: Wisdom Library: Śilpa-śāstra
Bhūmikampa (भूमिकम्प) is a Sanskrit name referring to one of the eight manifestations of Caṇḍa, who is a form of Bhairava. According to the Rudrayāmala, there are eight main forms of Bhairava who control the eight directions of this universe. Each form (eg., Caṇḍa) has a further eight sub-manifestations (eg., Bhūmikampa), thus resulting in a total of 64 Bhairavas.
When depicting Bhūmikampa according to traditional iconographic rules (śilpaśāstra), one should depcit him (and other forms of Caṇḍa) having a blue color and good looks; he should carry agni, śakti, gadā and kuṇḍa. The word Śilpaśāstra refers to an ancient Hindu science of arts and crafts, dealing with subjects such as painting, sculpture and iconography.
Shilpashastra (शिल्पशास्त्र, śilpaśāstra) represents the ancient Indian science (shastra) of creative arts (shilpa) such as sculpture, iconography and painting. Closely related to Vastushastra (architecture), they often share the same literature.
Jyotisha (astronomy and astrology)Source: Wisdom Library: Jyotiṣa
Bhūmikampa (भूमिकम्प, “earthquakes”) refers to the fifty-fifth chapter of the Gārgīyajyotiṣa. It is similar to the 32nd chapter of Vārahamihira’s work known as the Bṛhatsaṃhitā. The Gārgīyajyotiṣa is one of the most comprehensive of Garga’s texts and written in the form of a dialogue between Krauṣṭuki (Ṛṣiputra) and Garga discussing astral and other omens, comprising a total of sixty-two chapters (viz., bhūmikampa), known as aṅgas and summarized in the Aṅgasamuddiśa (“enumeration of the divisions”, introductory portion).
Jyotisha (ज्योतिष, jyotiṣa or jyotish) refers to ‘astronomy’ or “Vedic astrology” and represents the fifth of the six Vedangas (additional sciences to be studied along with the Vedas). Jyotisha concerns itself with the study and prediction of the movements of celestial bodies, in order to calculate the auspicious time for rituals and ceremonies.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
bhūmikampā : (f.) an earthquake.Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
Bhūmikampa refers to: shaking of the ground, earthquake Miln. 178.
Note: bhūmikampa is a Pali compound consisting of the words bhūmi and kampa.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
bhūmikampa (भूमिकंप).—m (S) An earthquake.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
bhūmikampa (भूमिकंप).—m An earthquake.
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Bhūmikampa (भूमिकम्प).—an earthquake.
Derivable forms: bhūmikampaḥ (भूमिकम्पः).
Bhūmikampa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhūmi and kampa (कम्प).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhūmikampa (भूमिकम्प).—[masculine] kampana [neuter] earthquake.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Bhūmikampa (भूमिकम्प):—[=bhūmi-kampa] [from bhūmi > bhū] m. an earthquake, [Gautama-dharma-śāstra; Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa; Varāha-mihira]
2) [v.s. ...] Name of the 62nd, [Atharva-veda.Pariś.]
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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