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Gopal 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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Vaishnavism (Vaishava dharma)Source: humindian: 108 names of Lord Krishna
One of the 108 names of Krishna; Meaning: "One Who Plays With The Cowherds, The Gopas"
Vaishnava (वैष्णव, vaiṣṇava) or vaishnavism (vaiṣṇavism) represents a tradition of Hinduism worshipping Vishnu as the supreme Lord. Similar to the Shaktism and Shaivism traditions, Vaishnavism also developed as an individual movement, famous for its exposition of the dashavatara (‘ten avatars of Vishnu’).
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Starts with (+115): Gopala, Gopala acarya, Gopala avasathika, Gopala bhatta, Gopala bhatta guha, Gopala cakravartin, Gopala kavi, Gopala mishra, Gopala nyayapancanana, Gopala nyayapancanana bhattacarya, Gopala pandita, Gopala paramahamsaparivrajakacarya, Gopala sarasvati, Gopala sharman, Gopala siddhanta, Gopala siddhantavagisha, Gopala yogin, Gopalabhatta, Gopalabutti, Gopalacaitanya.
Search found 12 books and stories containing Gopal; (plurals include: Gopals). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Chaitanya's Life and Teachings (by Krishna-das Kaviraj)
Parables of Rama (by Swami Rama Tirtha)
Yoga-sutras (Ancient and Modern Interpretations) (by Makarand Gopal Newalkar)
Folk Tradition of Bengal (and Rabindranath Tagore) (by Joydeep Mukherjee)
Folk Tales of Gujarat (and Jhaverchand Meghani) (by Vandana P. Soni)
The backdrop of the Srikanthacarita and the Mankhakosa (by Dhrubajit Sarma)