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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text (+17): Pataniya, Dhruva, 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 3.29.16 < [Sukta 29]
Rig Veda 10.173.5 < [Sukta 173]
Rig Veda 1.164.30 < [Sukta 164]
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)]
Vivekachudamani (by Shankara)
The Tattvasangraha [with commentary] (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 1117 < [Chapter 16 - Examination of the Import of Words]
Verse 2400-2401 < [Chapter 24b - Arguments against the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Verse 2291 < [Chapter 24a - The case for the reliability of the Veda (the Revealed Word)]
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)