Gaurikanta, Gauri-kanta, Gaurīkānta: 3 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Gaurīkānta (गौरीकान्त).—an epithet of Śiva.
Derivable forms: gaurīkāntaḥ (गौरीकान्तः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum
Gaurīkānta (गौरीकान्त) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—One of the compilers of the Vivādārṇavabhañjana. Report. Xxiv. Peters. 2, 53.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gaurīkānta (गौरीकान्त):—[=gaurī-kānta] [from gaurī > gaura] m. Name of the author of a [commentator or commentary] on the Tarka-bhāṣā
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 (+36): Gaurikantasarvabhauma, Trikundishvaratantra, Kuleshvaritantra, Tattvashambaratantra, Siddhibhairavatantra, Pancamritatantra, Shukasamhita, Sadyuktimuktavali, Trotalatantra, Mahamayashambaratantra, Hridbhedatantra, Gaurikanta cakravartin, Tantrabheda, Tarkabhushanatika, Kankalabhairavatantra, Jyotsnapakshatantra, Vaishnavitantra, Matrikahridaya, Kulasaratantra, Bhuvaneshvaritantra.
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