Brahmada, Brahmadā, Brahman-da: 9 definitions
Brahmada 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Brahmadā (ब्रह्मदा).—A R; a Mahānadī in Bhāratavarṣa.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 108. 81.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Brahmada (ब्रह्मद).—a spiritual preceptor; Manusmṛti 4.232.
Derivable forms: brahmadaḥ (ब्रह्मदः).
Brahmada is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms brahman and da (द).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-daḥ) A spiritual teacher. E. brahma the Veda or holy knowledge, and da who gives, also brahmadātṛ, brahmadāyina, &c.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Brahmada (ब्रह्मद).—and brahmadātṛ i. e. brahman-da (vb. dā), or -dātṛ, m. A spiritual teacher, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 2, 146.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Brahmada (ब्रह्मद).—[adjective] imparting sacred knowledge.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Brahmada (ब्रह्मद):—[=brahma-da] [from brahma > brahman] mfn. imparting religious knowledge, [Manu-smṛti]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Brahmada (ब्रह्मद):—[brahma-da] (daḥ) a. A spiritual teacher.
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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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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Viṣṇu-sahasranāma (Garland of a Thousand Epithets of Viṣṇu) < [Section 1 - Avantīkṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 29 - Kumāra Becomes Commander-in-chief of the Deva Army < [Section 2 - Kaumārikā-khaṇḍa]