Bijavahana, Bījavāhana, Bija-vahana: 4 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Bijavahana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bījavāhana (बीजवाहन).—an epithet of Śiva.

Derivable forms: bījavāhanaḥ (बीजवाहनः).

Bījavāhana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bīja and vāhana (वाहन).

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

Bījavāhana (बीजवाहन):—[=bīja-vāhana] [from bīja] m. ‘seed-bearer’, Name of Śiva, [Śivagītā, ascribed to the padma-purāṇa]

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Bijavahana in German

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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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