Devagati, Deva-gati: 2 definitions
Devagati 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Devagati (देवगति).—the path of देवलोक (devaloka); अनुज्ञातश्च रामेण ययौ देवगतिं मुनिः (anujñātaśca rāmeṇa yayau devagatiṃ muniḥ) A. Rām. 2.1.4.
Derivable forms: devagatiḥ (देवगतिः).
Devagati is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms deva and gati (गति).
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.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
1) [noun] the course by which one attains godhood.
2) [noun] Śiva, who is the resort of all gods.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Devagativade.
Ends with: Vikrantadevagati.
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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Tattvartha Sutra (with commentary) (by Vijay K. Jain)
Verse 4.1 - The four kinds of celestial beings (deva) < [Chapter 4 - The Celestial Beings]
Verse 8.25 - The types of karmas that constitute merit (puṇya) < [Chapter 8 - Bondage of Karmas]
Verse 2.6 - Twenty-one kinds of audāyika-bhāva < [Chapter 2 - Category of the Living]
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Part 2 - Punishments for falsehood < [Section I.4 - Abstention from falsehood]
VII. The knowledge of the way leading to the various destinies < [Part 2 - The ten powers in particular]
II. The knowledge of the retribution of actions (karmavipāka-jñānabala) < [Part 2 - The ten powers in particular]
Kalpa-sutra (Lives of the Jinas) (by Hermann Jacobi)
A Dictionary Of Chinese Buddhist Terms (by William Edward Soothill)