Gobhila: 4 definitions
Gobhila 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.
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
1a) Gobhila (गोभिल).—A Pravara sage.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 199. 16.
1b) A ṛtvik at the yajña of Brahmā.*
- * Vāyu-purāṇa 106. 37.
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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gobhila (गोभिल).—[masculine] [Name] of an author.
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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Full-text (+147): Udvecam, Aparashvas, Audgahamani, Pratisayam, Abhyasic, Mutava, Krishnabhaksha, Pratijap, Prashcutita, Vasanavat, Agnisamadhana, Godanika, Anugapana, Akilina, Pratimahanasa, Vriddhapramatamaha, Tailapatra, Abhiyashtavya, Pancavrit, Sampramarga.
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Khadira-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Gobhila-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 49 - Padmāvatī Succumbs to Gobhila’s Fraudulent Approach < [Section 2 - Bhūmi-khaṇḍa (section on the earth)]
Chapter 50 - Padmāvatī is Grief-stricken < [Section 2 - Bhūmi-khaṇḍa (section on the earth)]
Chapter 51 - Padmāvatī Returns to Her Husband’s Place < [Section 2 - Bhūmi-khaṇḍa (section on the earth)]
Sankhayana-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Apastamba-grihya-sutra (by Hermann Oldenberg)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)