CaitanyaShikshamrita, CaitanyaŚikṣāmṛta, Caitanya-Shikshamrita: 1 definition


CaitanyaShikshamrita 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 CaitanyaŚikṣāmṛta can be transliterated into English as CaitanyaSiksamrta or CaitanyaShikshamrita, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include ChaitanyaShikshamrita.

In Hinduism

Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)

[«previous next»] — CaitanyaShikshamrita in Vaishnavism glossary
Source: Pure Bhakti: Bhagavad-gita (4th edition)

CaitanyaŚikṣāmṛta (चैतन्यशिक्षामृत) refers to “a book by Śrīla Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura, meaning ‘nectarean instructions of Śrī Caitanya’. It presents an elaborate description of the progression of bhakti”. (cf. Glossary page from Śrīmad-Bhagavad-Gītā).

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Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).

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