Candeshvaraprasada, aka: Caṇḍeśvaraprasāda, Candeshvara-prasada; 1 Definition(s)


Candeshvaraprasada 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 Caṇḍeśvaraprasāda can be transliterated into English as Candesvaraprasada or Candeshvaraprasada, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Chandeshvaraprasada.

In Hinduism

Shilpashastra (iconography)

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Caṇḍeśvaraprasāda (चण्डेश्वरप्रसाद) or Caṇḍeśvaraprasādamūrti refers to one of the sixteen forms (mūrti) of Śiva mentioned in the Dīptāgama: the sixth among the Siddhāntaśaivāgamas. The forms of Śiva (eg., Caṇḍeśvara-prasāda) are established through a process known as Sādākhya, described as a five-fold process of creation.

Source: Shodhganga: Iconographical representations of Śiva (shilpa)
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Shilpashastra (शिल्पशास्त्र, śilpaśāstra) represents the ancient Indian science (shastra) of creative arts (shilpa) such as sculpture, iconography and painting. Closely related to Vastushastra (architecture), they often share the same literature.

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