Devisukta, Devīsūkta, Devi-sukta: 6 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Devīsūkta (देवीसूक्त).—Utterance of, in dīkṣā.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 43. 11.
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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Devīsūkta (देवीसूक्त).—a Sūkta addressed to Devī.
Derivable forms: devīsūktam (देवीसूक्तम्).
Devīsūkta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms devī and sūkta (सूक्त).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
1) Devīsūkta (देवीसूक्त) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—(Ṛv. X, 125). Oxf. 298^b. 398^a. B. 1, 12. 14. Ben. 45. Haug. 44. Rādh. 27. Oudh. Xvi, 20. Xviii, 2. Xix, 12. Np. Viii, 50. X, 38.
—[commentary] L. 3173.
—[commentary] by Rāmānandatīrtha. Mentioned L. 1017.
2) Devīsūkta (देवीसूक्त):—vaid. Oudh. Xx, 2. Xxi, 6. 14. Xxii, 24.
—[commentary] L. 4163.
3) Devīsūkta (देवीसूक्त):—from the Rudrayāmala. [Bhau Dāji Memorial] 88. Peters. 4, 42.
4) Devīsūkta (देवीसूक्त):—in 8 verses, from the Ṛv. 10. 125. L.. 13.
5) Devīsūkta (देवीसूक्त):—[tantric] Ak 987.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Devīsūkta (देवीसूक्त):—[=devī-sūkta] [from devī > deva] n. Name of Stotra
[Sanskrit to German]
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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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 20 - Origin of the Indradyumna Lake < [Section 2 - Puruṣottama-kṣetra-māhātmya]
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The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Natyashastra (English) (by Bharata-muni)
Shakti and Shakta (by John Woodroffe)