Citradhvaja: 4 definitions
Citradhvaja 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.
Alternative spellings of this word include Chitradhvaja.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Citradhvaja (चित्रध्वज).—name of a man (monk or layman?) men-tioned as interlocutor of the Bodhisattva Akṣayamati: Saddharmapuṇḍarīka 447.2, 5 (verses).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Citradhvaja (चित्रध्वज):—[=citra-dhvaja] [from citra > cit] m. (= -ketu) Name of a man, [Saddharma-puṇḍarīka xxiv.]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Citradhvaja (चित्रध्वज):—(citra + dhvaja) m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes [Lot. de Lassen’s Anthologie b. l. 265.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Citradhvaja (चित्रध्वज):—m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes.
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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Ends with: Vicitradhvaja.
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The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 72 - Devotees of Kṛṣṇa Born in Gokula as Cowherdesses < [Section 5 - Pātāla-Khaṇḍa (Section on the Nether World)]