Bhuvanakosha, Bhuvanakośa, Bhuvana-kosha: 5 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Bhuvanakośa can be transliterated into English as Bhuvanakosa or Bhuvanakosha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Bhuvanakośa (भुवनकोश).—the receptacle of beings.
Derivable forms: bhuvanakośaḥ (भुवनकोशः).
Bhuvanakośa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhuvana and kośa (कोश).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Bhuvanakośa (भुवनकोश) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—from Matsyapurāṇa. Poona. 383. 403.
2) Bhuvanakośa (भुवनकोश):—jy. by Gurjara Ananta. Bp. 308.
3) Bhuvanakośa (भुवनकोश):—paur. Cs 4, 106 (inc.).
—from the Bhīṣmaparvan. As p. 133.
1) Bhuvanakośa (भुवनकोश):—[=bhuvana-kośa] [from bhuvana > bhū] m. the globe or sphere of the earth, [Kādambarī]
2) [v.s. ...] Name of sub voce works.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Bhuvanakośa (भुवनकोश):—m. die Weltkugel ; die Erdkugel [Kād. (1872) 101,12.]
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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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 37 - Bhuvanakośa: Evolution of the Universe < [Section 2 - Kaumārikā-khaṇḍa]
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The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)