Gabhastigvara, Gabhastīgvara, Gabhastish-vara, Gabhastishvara: 3 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gabhastīśvara (गभस्तीश्वर):—[=gabhastīś-vara] [from gabhasti > gabha] n. Name of a Liṅga, [Kāśī khaṇḍa, from the skanda-purāṇa il.]
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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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Partial matches: Vara.
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The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 49 - Description of Draupadāditya and Mayūkhāditya < [Section 1 - Pūrvārdha]
Chapter 6 - Directions for Kārttikavrata < [Section 4 - Kārttikamāsa-māhātmya]
Chapter 59 - Pañcanada Comes into Being < [Section 2 - Uttarārdha]
Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)
Part 10 - Temples and Pilgrimages for Worshipping the Sun-god in the Purāṇas < [Chapter 4 - Vedic Influence on the Sun-Worship in the Purāṇas]