Brahmayoga, Brahman-yoga: 8 definitions


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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Brahmayoga (ब्रह्मयोग).—cultivation or acquisition of spiritual knowledge.

Derivable forms: brahmayogaḥ (ब्रह्मयोगः).

Brahmayoga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms brahman and yoga (योग).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Brahmayoga (ब्रह्मयोग).—m.

(-gaḥ) Cultivation of spiritual knowledge. E. brahma and yoga addition to.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Brahmayoga (ब्रह्मयोग).—[masculine] the application of prayer or devotion.

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

1) Brahmayoga (ब्रह्मयोग):—[=brahma-yoga] [from brahma > brahman] m. employment of devotion, binding power of devotion, [Atharva-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] cultivation of spiritual knowledge, [Horace H. Wilson]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Brahmayoga (ब्रह्मयोग):—[brahma-yoga] (gaḥ) 1. m. Devotion.

[Sanskrit to German]

Brahmayoga in German

context information

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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Brahmayoga in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Brahmayōga (ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಯೋಗ):—

1) [noun] employment of devotion; cultivation of spiritual knowledge.

2) [noun] (astrol.) one of the twenty seven conjugation of astrological planets.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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