Dharmavriddha, Dharmavṛddha, Dharma-vriddha: 3 definitions
Dharmavriddha 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 Dharmavṛddha can be transliterated into English as Dharmavrddha or Dharmavriddha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1b) A son of Svarbhānu.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 92. 2.
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Dharmavṛddha (धर्मवृद्ध).—a. advanced in virtue or piety; न धर्मवृद्धेषु वयः समीक्ष्यते (na dharmavṛddheṣu vayaḥ samīkṣyate) Ku.5.16.
Dharmavṛddha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dharma and vṛddha (वृद्ध).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dharmavṛddha (धर्मवृद्ध).—[adjective] rich in virtue, [masculine] a man’s name.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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