Bhuvanakosha, Bhuvanakośa, Bhuvana-kosha: 5 definitions



Bhuvanakosha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Bhuvanakośa can be transliterated into English as Bhuvanakosa or Bhuvanakosha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: 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.

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

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.]

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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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