Dehi, Dehī: 5 definitions
Dehi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Marathi. 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
Dehī (देही).—An Amitābha God.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 17.
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.
General definition (in Hinduism)Source: archive.org: Vedic index of Names and Subjects
Dehī (देही) in two passages of the Rigveda1 refers to defences thrown up against an enemy, apparently earthworks or dikes. Cf. Pur.
Languages of India and abroad
Pali-English dictionarySource: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
dehī : (m.) that which has a body; a creature.
Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
dēhī (देही).—a (S) Relating to the body, corporeal. 2 Occupying a body, embodied, incarnate.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
dēhī (देही).—a Corporeal; incarnate. n A man.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+14): Deha, Nibidita, Anvadisati, Abhyasadeti, Cumbana, Dharmin, Dehakrit, Navadvara, Annapati, Navachidra, Prabhanjana, Bhiksha, Udarata, Dehin, Tarapanya, Vararoha, Abhishta, Nigara, Ai, Dhanavardhana.
Search found 22 books and stories containing Dehi, Dehī, Dēhī; (plurals include: Dehis, Dehīs, Dēhīs). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 2.30 < [Chapter 2 - Sāṅkhya-yoga (Yoga through distinguishing the Soul from the Body)]
Verse 2.22 < [Chapter 2 - Sāṅkhya-yoga (Yoga through distinguishing the Soul from the Body)]
Verse 5.13 < [Chapter 5 - Karma-sannyāsa-yoga (Yoga through Renunciation of Action)]
Social philosophy of Swami Vivekananda (by Baruah Debajit)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Verse 1.2.196 < [Part 2 - Devotional Service in Practice (sādhana-bhakti)]
Verse 2.4.25 < [Part 4 - Transient Ecstatic Disturbances (vyābhicāri-bhāva)]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (by Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī)