Gobhila: 6 definitions


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In Hinduism

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.
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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 dictionary

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gobhila (गोभिल).—[masculine] [Name] of an author.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

1) Gobhila (गोभिल) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Gṛhyasūtra. Io. 1063. 1280. 1652 A. W. p. 79. Oxf. 365^a. 383. B. 1, 74. Rādh. 1. Haug. 23. NW. 4. 12. Oudh. Iii, 8. Viii, 2. Xiii, 30 (and—[commentary]). Xix, 32. P. 6. Peters. 2, 180.
—[commentary] Io. 36 ([fragmentary]).
—[commentary] by Bhaṭṭa Nārāyaṇa. Io. 36. Oxf. 365^a. L. 1967. Ben. 14. Oudh. Viii, 2. Burnell. 23^a.
—[commentary] by Sāyaṇa. Oudh. Iii, 8.
—[commentary] Subodhinī Paddhati by Śiva, son of Viśrāma. Oxf. 365^a. Bühler 537. Sb. 36. A fragment of it: Saṃgrahavāstuśāntiprayoga. P. 9. Abhiṣekamantra. Oudh. Xvi, 84. Xix, 92. Upanayanatantra. Oudh. Xvii, 42. Kārikāḥ. B. 1, 174. Gopradāna. Oudh. Xvii, 38. Grahasthāpana. B. 1, 174. Chattradāna. Oudh. Xvii, 38. Xix, 82. Navagrahaśānti. W. p. 80. Kh. 63. Ben. 14. P. 19. Nārāyaṇabali. Oudh. Xvii, 38. Xix, 76. Naigeyasūtra Sv. Oudh. Iii, 4. Puṣpasūtra Sv. Rakṣāmantra. Oudh. Xvi, 82. 84. Xix, 90. 92. Vivāhapaddhati. Oudh. Xvi, 86. Xix, 94. Viṣṇupūjana. Oudh. Xvii, 40. Xix, 78. Viṣṇuśrāddha. Oudh. Xvii, 42. Xix, 90. Śāntiprakāra (?). Bik. 149. The Ms. contains the 7 first khaṇḍa of the Karmapradīpa. Sūryavarga. Oudh. Xvi, 84. Snānavidhi. NW. 90. Ślokagobhila. Quoted by Hemādri.

2) Gobhila (गोभिल):—Gṛhyasūtra. read B. 1, 174.
—[commentary] by Sāyaṇa. read Oudh. Iii, 6.
—[commentary] Subodhinī by Śiva. read P. 19.

3) Gobhila (गोभिल):—Gṛhyasūtra. Peters. 4, 2. Stein 15.
—[commentary] Gobhilagṛhyapaddhati by Viṣṇu Agnihotrin. Stein 15.
—[commentary] Subodhinī Paddhati by Śivarāma, son of Viśrāma. Stein 86.
—[commentary] Gobhilagṛhyasūtrakārikārthabodhinī by the same. Stein 15. 250. See Introduction p. 15. Abhiṣekamantra. Oudh. Xx, 158. Godāna. Oudh. Xxi, 98. Xxii, 108. Gopradāna. Xx, 154. Chattradāna. Oudh. Xx, 152. Xxi, 96. Xxii, 106. Nārāyaṇabalipaddhati. Oudh. Xx, 182. Pārthiveśvarapūjana. Oudh. Xx, 154. Rakṣoghnamantra. Oudh. Xx, 148. Vivāha. Oudh. Xx, 180. Viṣṇupūjana. Oudh. Xx, 154. Viṣṇuśrāddha. Oudh. Xx, 160. Sūryabali. Oudh. Xx, 158.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Gobhila (गोभिल):—[from gophila] m. Name of the author of [Puṣpa-sūtra] and of the Gṛhya-sūtra of the [Sāma-veda] (said to have also composed a Śrauta-sūtra and a Naigeya-sūtra)

2) [v.s. ...] [plural] Name of a family, [Pravara texts v, 4] ([varia lectio] go-bida).

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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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