Dhruvam: 1 definition
Dhruvam 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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dhruvam (ध्रुवम्):—[from dhruva] ind. firmly, constantly, certainly, surely, [Manu-smṛti; Yājñavalkya; Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc.
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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Full-text (+17): Dhruva, Pataniya, Aghora, Vikrayaka, Apacaya, Apramaya, Asamaya, Vayuruja, Pronchana, Samkathana, Shumara, Bhagnapadarksha, Visheshapataniya, Daurudhari, Sarvatraga, Kshavathu, Dandavant, Sarvatragamin, Durjiva, Parimandala.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 10.173.5 < [Sukta 173]
Rig Veda 3.29.16 < [Sukta 29]
Rig Veda 1.164.30 < [Sukta 164]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 6.13.20 < [Chapter 13 - The Glories of Prabhāsa-tīrtha, the Sarasvatī River, etc.]
Verse 6.10.5 < [Chapter 10 - In the Description of the Gomatī River, the Glories of Cakra-tīrtha]
Verse 6.10.26 < [Chapter 10 - In the Description of the Gomatī River, the Glories of Cakra-tīrtha]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 2.3.103 < [Chapter 3 - Bhajana (loving service)]
Verse 2.4.96 < [Chapter 4 - Vaikuṇṭha (the spiritual world)]
Verse 2.1.218 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Sahitya-kaumudi by Baladeva Vidyabhushana (by Gaurapada Dāsa)
Text 10.34 < [Chapter 10 - Ornaments of Meaning]
Text 10.37 < [Chapter 10 - Ornaments of Meaning]
Text 10.242 < [Chapter 10 - Ornaments of Meaning]
Vivekachudamani (by Shankara)